AdwCleaner is an application designed to help users who want to get rid of adware and malware installed on their computer. These threats come in many forms and there is the possibility to get infected quite easily, without standard antiviruses being able to detect anything at all. This is why dedicated tools are necessary and the current one can do a good job in a minimum amount of time.
The full scan process might take a while to complete, depending on the number of files located on the hard drive. However, in the end, users will see a list with all of the harmful elements present on their computer. Each one has the according path displayed in another column so that users can find out exactly what file is infected. By default, all of the check boxes are selected but users can browse through the list and uncheck any of the files they want to keep at their own risk.