20 Best Free Adware Removal Software For Windows

Here are 20 best free adware removal software. All these adware removal software let you remove adware from your PC easily. These adware removal software are available free to download for your Windows PC. These adware removing software have various features, like: can scan/search and remove/delete adware from your system, can scan for these potentially unwanted programs (PUPs), toolbars, browser hijackers, can restore web browser settings, supports popular web browsers including Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome etc., some do not require installation, block malicious URLs, and more. You can try these free adware removing software and find which one is suitable for you.

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AdwCleaner



AdwCleaner is a free software that searches for and deletes Adware, Potentially Unwanted Programs, Toolbars, and various browser Hijackers from your computer. By using it you can safely browse the web from your computer. It scans and deletes various types of adware from your system according to the rules. When you install programs in your PC many unwanted programs will also install with the main program. To remove these types of programs (Adware) you need programs like AdwCleaner. It doesn’t require installation and can be used as a portable software.

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Ad-Aware Free Antivirus +



Ad-Aware Free Antivirus + is a free antivirus and adware removal tool. It scans your system for adware installed by various software. It has various options to choose from like real time protection, web protection, email protection etc. With its web protection it can intercept and block unwanted and known bad URLs. So there are less chances to get infected by adware. It regularly updates its definitions to make your computer safe.

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RunScanner



Runscanner is a free software that lets you analyze your system startup and for hijack. It also lets you scan your system for various types of adware. It has a simple user interface and after finishing the scan it saves the log to the selected location. It is small in size and is easy to use. The program’s website has more than 900,000 Windows file system database so you can easily check the details of various types of EXE, DLL, or SYS files. It doesn’t require installation.

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UnThreat Free AntiVirus



UnThreat Free AntiVirus is actually a free antivirus program. It has various features that protect your PC from various types of threats like viruses, Trojans, rootkits, malware etc. It also protects you from adware which are bundled with various software. After installing, it downloads the current definitions from the web. Update this free antivirus and run it through scan to find unwanted items.

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Spybot - Search & Destroy




Spybot - Search & Destroy is a free and easy to use security program for Windows. It lets you scans your system for various types of malicious or unwanted adware, spyware, malware etc. It can detect and clean these unwanted programs (adware) from your system based upon the current definitions. It can also fix registry related problems. You can create registry backup before fixing any registry related problem. It can block the unwanted websites also.

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Adware Removal Tool



Adware Removal Tool is a free and nice choice for users who want to clean their browsers from various types of adware installed on their system. It is specially designed tool that lets you remove various types of adware. It can scan and remove adware in Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome browsers including registry traces and can restore back their default settings.

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Norton Power Eraser




Norton Power Eraser is a free tool to check your system for adware. It is easy to configure and you can use it to scan for rootkits also. When you run it first time it will ask you to restart computer for rootkit scan. You can disable it by configuring settings from its interface. It scans for adware and other similar threats and can save a log of them.

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SUPERAntiSpyware



SUPERAntiSpyware is free for personal use antispyware software. It can also detect and remove adware, malware, Trojans, rootkits, dialers etc. It is light on system resources and does not slow down your computer. It has various useful settings to configure. It sits in the system tray and scans very fast. After finishing the scan process you can remove the threats.

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SlimComputer



SlimComputer is a multi-purpose tool for removing various types of threats for your computer. It can scan and remove adware, toolbars, unnecessary startup entries, trial ware and other unwanted items from your PC. It can improve the performance of your PC by removing these junks. It has various useful options to apply. It can detect the web browsers installed on your system and gives you the complete details of the detected problems.

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Bitdefender Adware Removal Tool Beta



Bitdefender Adware Removal Tool Beta is a free software for Windows PC that lets you find and remove adware. It is a single executable file of around 42 MB and can scan your computer for threats like adware and spyware. It scans your PC for adware and gives you a list at the end of the scanning process. It does not require installation and can be used as a portable software.

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RegRun Reanimator



RegRun Reanimator is free for personal use adware removal tool. It can detect and remove adware, malware, rootkits etc. from your PC. It lets you choose from various scanning options. You can use step by step actions to remove the problems found during the scanning process. It also has a restore manager and can be used to restore the files deleted by this software.

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FreeFixer



FreeFixer is a freeware that lets you scan your PC for various types of adware and malware. It scans your system for more than 40 locations where these unwanted adware/malware hide. It can remove almost any type of malware. It is small in size and easy to use. Care should be taken at the time of deleting the reported infected files.

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YAC



YAC (Yet Another Cleaner) is a free system cleaner software. It can clean various types of junks including adware from your system. It has various modules like system cleaner, anti-malware, system speedup, program uninstaller etc. It can scan the system in real time. It now supports ad block also. It has a simple and intuitive user interface.

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Junkware Removal Tool



Junkware Removal Tool lets you remove various types of system threats including adware, toolbars, and various unwanted programs. It is a command line style interface and leaves no traces behind. It can be used as a portable software. It has very basic user interface. Upon completion it saves and shows the log file.

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Free AntiSpyware



Free AntiSpyware is a free and powerful anti-spyware software. It also detects and removes adware installed by various software. It can help you to defend your computer against various types of known threats like spyware, malware, keyloggers, dialers, Trojans etc. It can be downloaded from the web by using any free download manager as it sometimes fails to download using regular web browser. Also care should be taken at the time of installation as it tries to install other software.

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RemoveIT Pro



RemoveIT Pro is a free and easy to use malicious and dangerous programs removal tool. It can detect and remove many types of adware also. You can download and update its definition database from the web and scan your computer for threats. It is free for non-commercial use. It can detect and report malicious active processes, services, and startup items.

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NoVirusThanks Malware Remover



NoVirusThanks Malware Remover is a free software to find and remove malware and other similar type threats. It can scan for adware and gives you the choice to remove them. It is free for personal use. It is small in size and easy to use. You can update its database regularly to avoid the latest threats. It can be customized easily according to various options given in various tabs.

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TC-Spy



TC-Spy is a free and easy to use spyware remover software. It can detect and remove various types of malware and adware also. It first downloads the new database file from the internet. You can then scan your PC against latest threats. It has various other functions too, like task manager, program management, hardware and system information. You can also uninstall unwanted programs by using its Program Management tab.

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Lark AntiSpyware



Lark AntiSpyware is a free and easy to use antispyware software. It can scan and remove adware also. It is highly customizable antispyware. You can scan any particular folder or location for threats. You can use quick scan, full scan, or custom scan from its main screen. It is small in size and easy to install and uninstall.

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EMCO Malware Destroyer



EMCO Malware Destroyer is a free software that lets you detect and remove malware as well as adware. Adware can track your internet browsing behavior and even if you uninstall the freeware these adware still remain in your system. To remove them completely security software like EMCO Malware Destroyer come. It scans your PC at high speed and has a simple and easy to use user interface.

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  • David Keller

    Why is it hardly anybody ever dates any of their articles?

    • Dann Mann

      because sometimes it’s best if you and your articles just stay friends, you know?

  • Flavia Auditore da Firenze

    AdwCleaner and Junkware Removal Tool are popular across UNITE forums, and their creators are easily reachable.
    YAC is a fraud, should not be recommended.

  • Lex

    Wow a lot of programs. What i missing is a test of the programs. Which program works the best and stops the most virus, spy and male-ware.

    I use AVG free edition + malwarebytes “Anti Malware” his combination works very good.

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