AdwCleaner v5.033

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AdwCleaner is a free removal tool for :

  • Adware (ads softwares)
  • PUP/LPI (Potentially Undesirable Program)
  • Toolbars
  • Hijacker (Hijack of the browser's homepage)

It comes with both "Scan" and "Clean" mode. It can be easily uninstalled using the "Uninstall" button.

Compatible with Windows XP, Vista, 7, 8, 8.1, 10 in 32 & 64 bits.

//////// v5.033 - 07/02/16 ////////

[UPD] - Local database v07-02-2016.1
[UPD] - Major generic detections update
[UPD] - Tasks generic detection updated

//////// v5.032 - 31/01/16 ////////

[BUG] - Fixed bug with language selection

[REM] - AdwCleaner no longer creates HKLM\SOFTWARE\AdwCleaner registry key

[ADD] - All settings are now stored in C:\AdwCleaner\settings.ini file
[ADD] - Added new option "Use local database"

[UPD] - Generic.Tuto4PC updated
[UPD] - Generic.BetterSurf updated
[UPD] - Added "HKLM\SOFTWARE\Classes\Installer\Products" (64bits) to handled keys
[UPD] - Added "HKLM\SOFTWARE\..\Run" (64bits) to handled keys
[UPD] - Added "HKLM\SOFTWARE\..\StartupFolder" to handled keys
[UPD] - Added "HKLM\SOFTWARE\..\StartupApproved\Run" to handled keys
[UPD] - Added "HKLM\SOFTWARE\..\StartupApproved\Run32" to handled keys

//////// v5.031 - 25/01/16 ////////

[BUG] - Fixed bug with Windows XP

[UPD] - Local database v25-01-2016.3
[UPD] - Language module updated
[UPD] - Added "HKU\..\Classes" to handled keys
[UPD] - Added "HKLM\..\Shell Extensions\Approved" to handled keys
[UPD] - Tasks module updated

//////// v5.030 - 17/01/16 ////////

[BUG] - Fixed bug with Spanish language selection on GUI
[BUG] - Fixed bug with "ipconfig /flushdns" at the end of clean
[BUG] - Fixed bug with SearchScopes module

[UPD] - Local database v17-01-2016.1
[UPD] - Database optimizations ( ~170ko gained )
[UPD] - Database cleaning
[UPD] - Generic.PullUpdate updated
[UPD] - New module for "Run" values
[UPD] - New module for "Classes" keys
[UPD] - Added "HKCU\..\Internet Explorer\DOMStorage" to handled keys
[UPD] - Services module improved ( automatic deletion of eventlog entries )

//////// v5.029 - 10/01/16 ////////

[UPD] - Local database v11-01-2016.2
[UPD] - Generic.PullUpdate updated
[UPD] - Chrome extensions module updated
[UPD] - SearchScopes module updated
[UPD] - Softwares module updated
[UPD] - Tasks module updated
[UPD] - Minor GUI changes

//////// v5.028 - 04/01/16 ////////

[UPD] - Software generic detection updated
[UPD] - Tasks generic detection updated
[UPD] - Generic.DownloadProtect updated
[UPD] - Firefox files generic detection updated
[UPD] - Added "HKCU\..\Policies\..\SearchScopes" to handled keys
[UPD] - Infected shortcuts detection improved

//////// v5.027 - 30/12/15 ////////

[UPD] - Local database v30-12-2015.1
[UPD] - Generic.DownloadProtect updated
[UPD] - Software generic detection updated
[UPD] - Generic.Perion updated

//////// v5.026 - 21/12/15 ////////

[UPD] - Local database v21-12-2015.2
[UPD] - Services generic detection updated
[UPD] - Folders generic detection updated
[UPD] - Generic.DownloadProtect updated
[UPD] - Chrome extensions module updated
[UPD] - Russian translation updated
[UPD] - Automatic DNS flush after cleaning

//////// v5.025 - 13/12/15 ////////

[BUG] - Fixed bug with Firefox files detection
[BUG] - Fixed bug with DownloadProtect generic detection

[UPD] - Local database v13-12-2015.2
[UPD] - Generic.PullUpdate updated
[UPD] - Generic.HomeTab updated
[UPD] - Generic.BetterSurf updated
[UPD] - Tasks module updated
[UPD] - Chrome extensions module updated

//////// v5.024 - 07/12/15 ////////

[BUG] - Fixed bug with FirewallPolicy module

[UPD] - Local database v07-12-2015.3
[UPD] - German translation updated
[UPD] - Proxy module updated
[UPD] - Generic.DownloadProtect updated
[UPD] - Generic.BetterSurf updated

//////// v5.023 - 30/11/15 ////////

[BUG] - Fixed bug with Crossrider regexp
[BUG] - Fixed bug with SearchScopes detection

[UPD] - Local database v30-11-2015.1
[UPD] - DNSApi.dll detection improved
[UPD] - Code optimizations
[UPD] - Tasks generic detection updated
[UPD] - Generic.Tuto4PC updated
[UPD] - Software generic detection updated

//////// v5.022 - 22/11/15 ////////

[BUG] - Fixed bug with LocalAppData\Installer detection

[UPD] - Local database v22-11-2015.2
[UPD] - Added SearchScope values to SearchScope module
[UPD] - Added "HKLM\..\Installer\UpgradeCodes" to handled keys
[UPD] - Added "HKU\..\ApprovedExtensionsMigration" to handled keys
[UPD] - Generic.PullUpdate updated
[UPD] - Generic.Crossrider updated
[UPD] - Generic.BrowseFox updated
[UPD] - Added detection of FileExts values

//////// v5.021 - 14/11/15 ////////

- En hommage à toutes les victimes des attentats de Paris

//////// v5.020 - 13/11/15 ////////

[NEW] - Added "startup_list" management ( Chrome preferences )

[BUG] - Fixed bug with language selection on Windows XP
[BUG] - Fixed bug with COM error handler

[UPD] - Local database v13-11-2015.1
[UPD] - Updated to AutoIT v3.3.14.2
[UPD] - Generic.Tuto4PC updated

//////// v5.019 - 08/11/15 ////////

[NEW] - Added Generic.HomeTab detection

[BUG] - Fixed bug in "Interface/TypeLib" registry keys detection ( only generics )

[UPD] - Local database v08-11-2015.2
[UPD] - DOMStorage detection updated ( now based on URLs )
[UPD] - ActiveX detection modified
[UPD] - IE registry keys detection improved
[UPD] - FirewallPolicy detection improved
[UPD] - Softwares generic detection updated
[UPD] - Tasks generic detection updated
[UPD] - Generic.Crossrider updated
[UPD] - Generic.Tuto4PC updated
[UPD] - Generic.MyWebSearch updated
[UPD] - Added "HKU\..\windows_ie_ac_001\Software" to handled keys

[REM] - "DOMStorage" table deleted

//////// v5.018 - 05/11/15 ////////

[NEW] - Turkish translation added

[BUG] - Fixed bug with Japanese translation

[UPD] - IE registry keys detection improved
[UPD] - German translation updated

//////// v5.017 - 03/11/15 ////////

[BUG] - Major FP with generic detection fixed

[UPD] - Softwares detection improved

//////// v5.016 - 01/11/15 ////////

[NEW] - Added language selection in GUI
[NEW] - Added option to purge "Tracing" keys ( checked by default )
[NEW] - Added new module to detect "FileExts" keys
[NEW] - Bulgarian translation added

[BUG] - Fixed typo mistake in Generic.DownloadProtect
[BUG] - Fixed bug in Chrome extensions detection

[REM] - Removed "HKCU\Software" 64-bits from handled keys

[UPD] - Local database v01-11-2015.2
[UPD] - Added "HKLM\..\SearchURI" to handled keys
[UPD] - Added Microsoft Edge keys to DOMStorage module
[UPD] - Added "Tasks" to handled folders
[UPD] - Added "HKLM\..\ActiveX Compatibility" to handled keys
[UPD] - Added "HKLM\..\Distribution Units" to handled keys
[UPD] - Added "HKCU\..\InternetRegistry" to handled keys
[UPD] - Tasks generic detection updated
[UPD] - LocalAppData generic detection updated
[UPD] - Generic.Conduit updated

//////// v5.015 - 26/10/15 ////////

[UPD] - Local database v26-10-2015.2
[UPD] - Generic.Multiplug updated
[UPD] - Registry keys handled modified

//////// v5.014 - 18/10/15 ////////

[UPD] - Local database v18-10-2015.5
[UPD] - Added HKLM\SOFTWARE\..\Prefix to handled keys
[UPD] - Opera extensions detection improved
[UPD] - Tasks generic detection updated
[UPD] - Softwares generic detection updated
[UPD] - Regexp optimized

//////// v5.013 - 09/10/15 ////////

[BUG] - Fixed bug with DNS servers detection

//////// v5.012 - 08/10/15 ////////

[NEW] - Added new feature to restore missing DNSApi.dll

[UPD] - Added HKU\..\Software\AppDataLow to handled keys
[UPD] - Added HKLM\..\Stats to handled keys
[UPD] - Generic.Vitruvian updated

//////// v5.011 - 07/10/15 ////////

[BUG] - Bug with patched DLL detection fixed

[UPD] - Check if "dnsapi.dll" is missing

//////// v5.010 - 04/10/15 ////////

[NEW] - Added new feature to detect patched DLLs
[NEW] - Added tab "DLLs" in the GUI

[UPD] - Local database v04-10-2015.3
[UPD] - FP in tasks generic detections fixed
[UPD] - Firefox extensions detection improved
[UPD] - Generic.Perion updated
[UPD] - Generic.Vitruvian updated
[UPD] - Generic.Crossrider updated

//////// v5.009 - 27/09/15 ////////

[NEW] - Added message when no elements are found

[BUG] - Bug with update checking fixed

[UPD] - Local database v27-09-2015.1
[UPD] - Tasks generic detections updated
[UPD] - Generic.Downloadprotect updated
[UPD] - Generic.Multiplug updated
[UPD] - Generic.MyWebSearch updated
[UPD] - Generic.Browsefox updated

//////// v5.008 - 18/09/15 ////////

[NEW] - Added "HKLM\...\URL\DefaultPrefix" to handled keys

[UPD] - Generic.Perion updated
[UPD] - Local database v17-09-2015.3
[UPD] - Merged Generic.Sambreel with Generic.Browsefox
[UPD] - Italian translation updated

//////// v5.007 - 08/09/15 ////////

[NEW] - Added Generic.Perion detection ( 1st part )

[BUG] - Bug with AppInit data detection fixed

[UPD] - Local database v08-09-2015.2
[UPD] - Generic.Vitruvian updated
[UPD] - Generic.Multiplug updated

//////// v5.006 - 06/09/15 ////////

[NEW] - Added Generic.Conduit detection

[BUG] - Bug with Chrome extensions detection fixed
[BUG] - Bug with Tuto4PC generic detection fixed

[UPD] - Added "HKCU\Software\Classes\CLSID" to handled keys
[UPD] - Services generic detections updated
[UPD] - Tasks deletion improved
[UPD] - Generic.Crossrider updated
[UPD] - Generic.Multiplug updated

//////// v5.005 - 31/08/15 ////////

[NEW] - COMODO Chromodo browser now handled

[BUG] - Bug with DNS detection fixed
[BUG] - Bug with older version detection fixed
[BUG] - Bug with Brazilian Portuguese translation fixed
[BUG] - Bug with Polish translation fixed
[BUG] - Bug with Firefox files generic detection fixed
[BUG] - Minor display bug in the report fixed

[UPD] - Local database v31-08-2015.2
[UPD] - Chrome preferences management changed
[UPD] - "Reset Chrome policies" option improved
[UPD] - Services generic detections updated
[UPD] - Shortcuts detection improved

//////// v5.004 - 26/08/15 ////////

[NEW] - Added Generic.Maintainer detection
[NEW] - Added HKU subkeys to SearchScopes module

[BUG] - Bug with EULA scrollbar fixed
[BUG] - Bug with Spanish translation fixed

[UPD] - Tasks detection improved
[UPD] - SearchScopes detection improved
[UPD] - Drivers generic detections updated
[UPD] - Generic.Browsefox updated
[UPD] - Generic.MyWebSearch updated
[UPD] - Portuguese Brazilian translation updated
[UPD] - Dutch translation updated
[UPD] - Polish translation updated
[UPD] - Russian translation updated
[UPD] - All options but "Reset Winsock settings" unchecked by default

//////// v5.003 - 20/08/15 ////////

[BUG] - Bug with internal AutoIT function fixed

[UPD] - Local database v20-08-2015.1
[UPD] - Spanish translation updated
[UPD] - Estonian translation updated

//////// v5.002 - 18/08/15 ////////

[BUG] - Main window no longer minimize when clicking on "Quarantine manager"
[BUG] - Bug when retrieving users fixed
[BUG] - Bug with German translation fixed

[UPD] - Improved SearchScopes detection
[UPD] - Portuguese Brazilian translation updated
[UPD] - Dutch translation updated
[UPD] - Reports now saved to C:\AdwCleaner instead of C:\

//////// v5.001 - 17/08/15 ////////

[BUG] - Bug when retrieving users fixed

[UPD] - Generic.Browsefox updated
[UPD] - Generic.Tuto4PC updated
[UPD] - "Reset Chrome policies" checked by default
[UPD] - "Reset Internet Explorer policies" checked by default
[UPD] - German translation updated
[UPD] - French translation updated
[UPD] - English translation updated
[UPD] - Japanese translation updated

*+*+*+*+* v5.000 - 14/08/15 *+*+*+*+*

[NEW] - Debug mode added
[NEW] - New generic detections engine
[NEW] - Quarantine manager is now fully integrated into AdwCleaner
[NEW] - Compatibility with W10
[NEW] - "Reset Proxy settings" option added
[NEW] - "Reset Winsock settings" option added
[NEW] - "Reset TCP/IP settings" option added
[NEW] - "Reset Firewall settings" option added
[NEW] - "Reset IPSec settings" option added
[NEW] - "Reset BITS queue" option added
[NEW] - "Reset Internet Explorer policies" option added
[NEW] - "Reset Chrome policies" option added
[NEW] - Generic.BrowseFox added to generic detections

[UPD] - Local database v14-08-2015.3
[UPD] - Code optimization
[UPD] - SQLite version updated to v3.8.11.1
[UPD] - Chrome preferences detection improved
[UPD] - "HKLM\SOFTWARE\AppDataLow\Software" added to handled keys
[UPD] - "HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\Toolbar\ShellBrowser" added to handled keys
[UPD] - "HKLM\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Policies\Ext\CLSID" added to handled keys
[UPD] - "HKEY_USERS" subkeys added to handled keys
[UPD] - "Generic.Netfilter" renamed to "Generic.Vitruvian"
[UPD] - All generic detections updated
[UPD] - Tasks detection improved (x64 folders handled)
[UPD] - AppInit detection improved (x64 values handled)
[UPD] - Infected shortcuts detection improved (recursive search)
[UPD] - Auto-resize for all columns in GUI
[UPD] - "Files / Folders" report sections split
[UPD] - Reports are now saved to C:\ instead of C:\AdwCleaner
[UPD] - Searching reports are now called "AdwCleaner[SX].txt"
[UPD] - Cleaning reports are now called "AdwCleaner[CX].txt"
[UPD] - New caption in cleaning reports :

[-] : The element has been deleted
[+] : The element has been deleted after resetting its ACL
[#] : The element will be deleted on reboot
[!] : The element can't be deleted
[x] : The element has not been marked for deletion

[REM] - "Internet Explorer" tab removed (keys are now listed in "Registry" tab)
[REM] - Illyx generic detection removed
[REM] - Gomita generic detection removed
[REM] - Skintrim generic detection removed
[REM] - Pirrit generic detection removed
[REM] - Maintainer generic detection removed
[REM] - AdPeak generic detection removed

//////// v4.208 - 09/07/15 ////////

[Database] - Added local database v09-07-2015.1
[Language] - Fixed error which caused AdwCleaner to be always in english version when ran on XP
[Services] - Fixed a bug that occured during the scan
[Firefox] - Added "ghostery" to whitelisted keywords for preferences scan
[Generic.Netfilter] - Generic detection updated

//////// v4.207 - 21/06/15 ////////

[Database] - Added local database v21-06-2015.1
[Generic] - Generic detections updated
[Generic] - Fixed typo

//////// v4.206 - 01/06/15 ////////

[Paths] - Added Public\Documents to handled paths
[Language] - Fixed typo mistake in polish translation
[Language] - Fixed typo mistake in dutch translation
[IE] - Settings detection improved
[Generic.Multiplug] - Generic detection updated
[Generic.BetterSurf] - Generic detection updated
[Generic.MyWebSearch] - Generic detection updated
[Generic.Gomita] - New generic detection
[Generic.Piccolor] - New generic detection
[Registry] - FirewallPolicy detection re-enabled

//////// v4.205 - 21/05/15 ////////

[Database] - Added local database v21-05-2015.2
[Database] - Bug fixed ( Database's downloading now forces a reload from the remote site )
[Language] - Added Polish translation
[Generic.Crossrider] - Generic detection updated
[Generic.BetterSurf] - Generic detection updated
[Generic] - Generic detections updated

//////// v4.204 - 12/05/15 ////////

[Database] - Added local database v12-05-2015.2
[Generic.Netfilter] - Typo mistake fixed
[Generic.Multiplug] - Generic detection updated
[Generic] - Generic detections updated
[Other] - Changed way to detect current version

//////// v4.203 - 30/04/15 ////////

[Database] - Added local database v30-04-2015.2
[Optimization] - Database cleanup ( part 2 )
[Generic.MyWebSearch] - New generic detection
[Generic.Netfilter] - New generic detection

//////// v4.202 - 23/04/15 ////////

[Database] - Added local database v23-04-2015.1
[GUI] - Message box displaying improved
[Generic] - Generic detections updated
[Generic.Tuto4PC] - Generic detection updated
[Generic.Multiplug] - Generic detection updated
[Generic.BetterSurf] - New generic detection

//////// v4.201 - 08/04/15 ////////

[Database] - Added local database v08-04-2015.1
[Language] - AdwCleaner now detects language of current MUI pack
[Paths] - Added config\systemprofile\AppData\Local to handled paths
[Generic.Conduit] - Generic detection updated
[Generic.Skintrim] - Generic detection updated
[Firefox] - Added new generic detection for adware related JS scripts
[Proxy] - Proxy detection improved ( more checked keys )

//////// v4.200 - 29/03/15 ////////

[Database] - Added local database v29-03-2015.1
[Language] - Added Estonian translation
[Language] - Added Czech translation
[Language] - Added Brazilian portuguese translation
[Optimization] - Reduced database loading time (~15s -> ~2s)
[Optimization] - Multiplug generic detection optimized
[Optimization] - Database cleanup ( part 1 )
[Generic.Conduit] Generic detection added
[Generic.AddLyrics] - Generic detection updated
[Generic.Crossrider] - Generic detection updated
[Processes] - Added a more powerful way to kill processes
[Bug] - Fixed display in the logfile ( infected shortcuts )
[Chrome] - Preferences detection improved

//////// v4.113 - 22/03/15 ////////

[Database] - Added local database v22-03-2015.2
[Generic.Tuto4PC] - Generic detection updated
[Generic.Crossrider] - Generic detection updated
[Generic.AddLyrics] - Generic detection updated
[Language] - Added Spanish translation
[Language] - Fixes in Russian translation
[Tasks] - Generic detection updated
[Chrome] - Added "ExtensionWhitelist" to managed keys
[Paths] - Added StartMenuCommonDir to handled paths
[Paths] - Added config\systemprofile\Documents to handled paths
[Generic] - Updated generic registry detections
[Winsock] - Added Winsock cleaning
[Processes] - Whitelisted Splashtop processes
[GUI] - Fixed error in progression percentage increase
[Generic.PullUpdate] - Added generic detection

//////// v4.112 - 09/03/15 ////////

[Database] - Added local database v05-03-2015.1
[Language] - Added Italian translation
[Language] - Added Russian translation
[Language] - Added Dutch translation
[Language] - Added Japanese translation
[Generic] - Fixed false positive
[EULA] - Typo corrections

//////// v4.111 - 18/02/15 ////////

[Database] - Added local database v18-02-2015.3
[Language] - Language file updated

//////// v4.110 - 05/02/15 ////////

[Database] - Added local database v05-02-2015.2
[Processes] - Multiple processes whitelisted
[Language] - Language file updated

//////// v4.109 - 24/01/15 ////////

[Database] - Added local database v24-01-2015.3
[Proxy] - New proxy detection
[Paths] - Added "FavoritesLinks" to handled paths
[Bug] - Fixed duplicate entries in the logfile
[Generic.Maintainer] - Added generic detection
[Generic.Sambreel] - Generic detection updated
[Generic.Multiplug] - Generic detection updated
[Chrome] - Chrome Canary added to handled browsers

//////// v4.108 - 17/01/15 ////////

[Database] - Added local database v13-01-2015.2

//////// v4.107 - 07/01/15 ////////

- En mémoire des victimes de l'attentat au journal Charlie Hebdo

//////// v4.106 - 21/12/14 ////////

[Processes] - Multiple processes whitelisted
[Generic.Tuto4PC] - Generic detection updated
[Database] - Added local database v21-12-2014.4

//////// v4.105 - 08/12/14 ////////

[Processes] - Whitelisted "bomgar-scc.exe"
[Processes] - Whitelisted "Elsinore.ScreenConnect.WindowsClient.exe"
[Tasks] - Improved scheduled tasks deletion
[Generic.AddLyrics] - Generic detection updated
[Generic.Tuto4PC] - Generic detection updated
[DNS] - Added PUP related DNS
[Bug] - Fixed bug with Firefox files research
[Registry] - Added clearing of DefaultScopes
[Database] - Added local database v08-12-2014.2

//////// v4.104 - 05/12/14 ////////

[Firefox] - Cyberfox added to handled browsers
[Bug] - Fixed error line 2057
[Bug] - Fixed error in folders/files research

//////// v4.103 - 01/12/14 ////////

[Database] - Fixed a bug which caused AdwCleaner to skip database download on XP machines
[Database] - Added local database v01-12-2014.1
[Generic.Sambreel] - Fixed a bug in drivers file detection ( extra "\" )
[Tasks] - Generic detection updated

//////// v4.102 - 23/11/14 ////////

[Chrome] - Added AppDataCommonDir checking for Chrome extensions
[Database] - Added local database v23-11-2014.3
[Registry] - Added DNS checking
[GUI] - Modified progress display informations
[Changelog] - New display

//////// v4.101 - 09/11/14 ////////

- Bug fixed ( Firefox files/folders detection )
- Bug fixed ( AdwCleaner's file deletion )
- Bug fixed ( Uninstall )
- Fixed display bug in logfile
- Updated logfile header

//////// v4.100 - 08/11/14 ////////

- Fixed bug in EIFL research module
- Added generic detection for SearchScopes keys
- New method to manage Chrome preferences
- New method to manage Firefox preferences

//////// v4.002 - 27/10/14 ////////

- Updated generic detections
- Fixed bugs

//////// v4.001 - 20/10/14 ////////

- Added registry keys to search :
HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\LowRegistry\DOMStorage
HKLM\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\Extension Compatibility

- Updated generic detections
- Added generic detection for "tracing" keys

//////// v4.000 - 12/10/14 ////////

- Updated to AutoIT v3.3.0.12
- New method to manage database

//////// v3.311 - 30/09/14 ////////

- Database update
- False positive fixed

//////// v3.310 - 12/09/14 ////////

- Database update

//////// v3.309 - 02/09/14 ////////

- Major database update
- False positive fixed

//////// v3.308 - 20/08/14 ////////

- Database update
- Generic.Multiplug detection updated
- False positive and bug fixed

//////// v3.307 - 17/08/14 ////////

- Database update
- ProductID detection improved
- Bug fixed ( Generic.Crossrider )

//////// v3.306 - 15/08/14 ////////

- Database update
- Added StartMenuInternet keys for Opera browser
- DefaultScope detection updated
- Added processes to whitelist
- Generic.Sambreel detection updated
- Generic.Crossrider detection updated
- Generic.Multiplug detection updated
- Generic.AddLyrics detection updated
- Generic.AdPeak detection updated

//////// v3.305 - 13/08/14 ////////

- Database update
- Fixed Crossrider scheduled task detection
- Generic.AdPeak detection updated
- Generic.DownloadProtect detection updated
- Generic.Skintrim detection updated
- Generic.Tuto4PC detection updated
- Generic.Multiplug detection updated
- Deleted debug message
- Updated Firefox extensions detection
- Updated Chrome extensions detection
- Language file updated
- Added Generic.AddLyrics detection

//////// v3.304 - 08/08/14 ////////

- Bug fixed

//////// v3.303 - 06/08/14 ////////

- Database update
- False positive removed
- Generic.Crossrider detection updated
- Generic.Downloadprotect detection updated
- Generic.Multiplug detection updated
- Generic.Skintrim detection updated

//////// v3.302 - 30/07/14 ////////

- Database update
- False positive removed
- Added processes to whitelist
- Updated scheduled task detections
- Added possibility to cancel cleaning before closing processes
- Generic.AdPeak detection updated

//////// v3.301 - 28/07/14 ////////

- Bug fixes

//////// v3.300 - 27/07/14 ////////

- Database update
- Generic.Crossrider detection updated
- Generic.Multiplug detection updated
- Generic.Tuto4PC detection updated
- Generic.Skintrim detection added
- Generic.AdPeak detection added
- Generic.Illyx detection added
- Generic.Sambreel detection added
- Generic.DownloadProtect detection added
- Scheduled task detections updated
- DefaultScope detections updated

//////// v3.216 - 17/07/14 ////////

- Database update

//////// v3.215 - 09/07/14 ////////

- Database update

//////// v3.214 - 29/06/14 ////////

- Database update
- Generic detections updated
- False positive removed

//////// v3.213 - 23/06/14 ////////

- Major database update

//////// v3.212 - 05/06/14 ////////

- Database update
- False positive removed

//////// v3.211 - 26/05/14 ////////

- Database update

//////// v3.210 - 19/05/14 ////////

- False positive removed

//////// v3.209 - 18/05/14 ////////

- Database update

//////// v3.208 - 11/05/14 ////////

- Database update
- Removed "Hosts Anti-PUP/Adware" ( development stopped )
- Italian translation modified
- False positive removed

//////// v3.207 - 05/05/14 ////////

- Database update

//////// v3.206 - 04/05/14 ////////

- Database update
- Fixed bug ( Firefox )
- Fixed bug ( Paths detection )

//////// v3.205 - 28/04/14 ////////

- Database update
- Added detection of bad IFEO entries
- Improved firefox extensions detection
- Fixed bug
- Added new icons

//////// v3.204 - 26/04/14 ////////

- Deletion of files/folders on reboot improved
- Optimized code ( ~10s faster )
- Updated generic detections
- User profiles detection improved
- Fixed bug ( Chrome database management )
- Fixed an error in the logfile display ( Tasks )

//////// v3.203 - 26/04/14 ////////

- Database update
- Fixed bug in Chrome preferences detection
- Fixed typo mistakes in Italian translation
- Fixed typo mistakes in Japanese translation
- New design ( Thanks to Peter Z. )

//////// v3.202 - 23/04/14 ////////

- Database update
- Added "Search Provider" detection for Chrome
- Japanese translation available

//////// v3.201 - 22/04/14 ////////

- Chrome preferences detection ( minor changes )
- Italian translation available

//////// v3.200 - 22/04/14 ////////

- Chrome preferences detection improved
- Database update
- Fixed Dutch translation
- False positive removed

//////// v3.103 - 21/04/14 ////////

- Database update
- False positive removed
- Generic Multiplug detection corrected

//////// v3.102 - 20/04/14 ////////

- False positive removed
- Generic Multiplug detection corrected

//////// v3.101 - 20/04/14 ////////

- Database update
- Generic Multiplug detection updated
- Users profile detection changed
- Dutch translation available


//////// v3.100 - 20/04/14 ////////

- Major database update
- False positive removed
- Bulgarian translation available
- Russian translation available
- Proxy detection updated

//////// v3.024 - 18/04/14 ////////

- Database update
- Fixed a bug in AppInit module

//////// v3.023 - 01/04/14 ////////

- Database update
- False positive removed

//////// v3.022 - 13/03/14 ////////

- Database update
- False positive removed

//////// v3.021 - 10/03/14 ////////

- EULA added

//////// v3.020 - 27/02/14 ////////

- Database update

//////// v3.019 - 17/02/14 ////////

- Database update

//////// v3.018 - 28/01/14 ////////

- Database update

//////// v3.017 - 12/01/14 ////////

- Database update

//////// v3.016 - 22/12/13 ////////

- Database update
- Typo mistake corrected ( german translation )

//////// v3.015 - 10/12/13 ////////

- Database update

//////// v3.014 - 01/12/13 ////////

- Major database update
- Multiplug generic detection updated
- Estonian translation available

//////// v3.013 - 24/11/13 ////////

- Database update

//////// v3.012 - 11/11/13 ////////

- Fixed typo mistake in Polish translation
- Turkish translation available
- Database update

//////// v3.011 - 03/11/13 ////////

- Database update
- False positive removed
- Generic.Crossrider detection improved
- Generic.Multiplug detection improved
- Improved planified tasks module

//////// v3.010 - 20/10/13 ////////

- Database update
- Generic.Crossrider detection improved
- Polish translation updated

//////// v3.009 - 19/10/13 ////////

- Database update
- Fixed bug ( infected shortcuts )

//////// v3.008 - 17/10/13 ////////

- Database update

//////// v3.007 - 09/10/13 ////////

- Database update
- Added some proxy detection
- Improved products detection

//////// v3.006 - 01/10/13 ////////

- Database update

//////// v3.005 - 22/09/13 ////////

- Database update

//////// v3.004 - 15/09/13 ////////

- Database update
- False positive removed

//////// v3.003 - 07/09/13 ////////

- Added possibility to resize the GUI
- False positive removed
- Fixed bug ( some keys were deleted but it wasn't written in the report )
- Fixed bug ( portuguese-brazilian translation )
- Corrected typo mistakes in Spanish translation

//////// v3.002 - 01/09/13 ////////

- Corrected bug about Firefox whitelist
- False positive removed
- Major database update
- Added Avira Toolbar auto-detection
- Updated German translation
- Updated Portuguese brazilian translation
- Updated English translation
- Updated Spanish translation

//////// v3.001 - 24/08/13 ////////

- Major database update

//////// v3.000 - 20/08/13 ////////

Adds :

- New GUI
- Added quarantine manager
- Added PUC ( Product Update Code) module
- Added FirewallPolicy keys module
- Added planified tasks module
- Added Firefox extensions dedicated module
- Added function to reset key or service ACL
- You can now unselect an element if you don't want to delete it

Improvements :

- Infected shortcuts module improved
- Generic detections ( Tuto4PC, Conduit, MultiPlug, CrossRider, ... ) improved
- Removal process of an element improved
- AppInits_DLL management improved
- Chrome preferences file management improved
- Firefox preferences file management improved
- Deletion on reboot improved
- Improved IE module
- Code optimized ( 80% reworked)

Removed :

- Options ( /DisableAskDetection, etc ... )
- Navipromo generic search

//////// v2.306 - 19/07/13 ////////

- Added new detections
- False positive removed

//////// v2.305 - 11/07/13 ////////

- Added new detections ( Major database update )

//////// v2.304 - 03/07/13 ////////

- Added new detections

//////// v2.303 - 08/06/13 ////////

- Added new detections
- Estonian translation available

//////// v2.302 - 06/06/13 ////////

- Added new detections ( Major database update )
- False positive removed

//////// v2.301 - 16/05/13 ////////

- Added new detections
- False positive removed

//////// v2.300 - 28/04/13 ////////

- Added new detections
- False positive removed
- Added heuristic detection of adware "BrowseToSave"

//////// v2.202 - 23/04/13 ////////

- Added new detections

//////// v2.201 - 21/04/13 ////////

- Added new detections

//////// v2.200 - 02/04/13 ////////

- Added new detections
- Added cleaning of subkeys "StartMenuInternet"
- Added cleaning of subkey "StartUrl"
- False positive removed

//////// v2.115 - 17/03/13 ////////

- TeamViewer process added to whitelist
- Added new detections
- Czech translation available
- Slovak translation available

//////// v2.114 - 05/03/13 ////////

- False positive removed
- Added new detections

//////// v2.113 - 23/02/13 ////////

- Added new detections

//////// v2.112 - 10/02/13 ////////

- Added new detections
- Portuguese brazilian translation available

//////// v2.111 - 05/02/13 ////////

- Bug fixed

//////// v2.110 - 03/02/13 ////////

- Added new detections
- False positive removed
- Generic detection added for Adware.CrossRider
- Generic detection added for GUID that contains bad pattern ( e.g "Browse2save" )
- Added repair of infected shortcuts ( e.g "certified-toolbar" )

//////// v2.109 - 27/01/13 ////////

- Added new detections

//////// v2.108 - 24/01/13 ////////

- Added new detections
- Added generic detections for adware.PCTuto
- False positive removed

//////// v2.107 - 21/01/13 ////////

- Added new detections
- Modified "Mngr" deletion module

//////// v2.106 - 17/01/13 ////////

- Added new detections
- Bug fixed - "Mngr" deletion module

//////// v2.105 - 08/01/13 ////////

- Added new detections
- Added new module for Product ID detection ( UpgradeCode, Products, Features )

//////// v2.104 - 29/12/12 ////////

- Added new detections
- Added detections of locked Chrome/Chromium extensions
- Filter for detection of random hexadecimal software keys modified
- Spanish translation bug fixed

//////// v2.103 - 25/12/12 ////////

- Added new detections
- Detection of random hexadecimal software keys

//////// v2.102 - 23/12/12 ////////

- Added new detections
- AppInit 64-bits registry value is now detected
- Firefox profile detection improved

//////// v2.101 - 16/12/12 ////////

- Added new detections

//////// v2.100 - 09/12/12 ////////

- Added "Mngr" deletion module
- Added new detections

//////// v2.011 - 02/12/12 ////////

- IE, Chrome and Chromium version detection improved
- Polish translation available
- Bulgarian translation available
- Added new detections
- False positive removed

//////// v2.010 - 29/11/12 ////////

- Added new detections
- Major bug fixed

//////// v2.009 - 24/11/12 ////////

- Executable size reduced
- Added new detections
- False positive removed
- Minor modifications

//////// v2.008 - 17/11/12 ////////

- Research 64 bits key : HKLM\...\Internet Explorer\Main
- Added new detections
- Minor modifications

//////// v2.007 - 06/11/12 ////////

- Code optimized
- Added new detections
- False positive removed

//////// v2.006 - 30/10/12 ////////

- AppInit_DLL data detection improved
- Added new detections
- False positive removed

//////// v2.005 - 14/10/12 ////////

- Italian translation corrected
- Added new detections

//////// v2.004 - 07/10/12 ////////

- Bug fixed ( end of logfile )
- Bug fixed ( freeze at 30% )
- ACL reinitialized before registry key deletion
- Italian translation available
- Danish translation available
- Turkish translation available
- Spanish translation available

//////// v2.003 - 23/09/12 ////////

- Bug fixed ( detection of current version )
- Added new detections

//////// v2.002 - 16/09/12 ////////

- Added new detections

//////// v2.001 - 09/09/12 ////////

- Added new detections

//////// v2.000 - 30/08/12 ////////

- New GUI ( Thanks to Florian Briens )
- Scan optimized on 64-bits OS
- ~0.1s faster on 32-bits, ~0.5s faster on 64-bits
- Executable size reduced 120ko
- Code optimized
- DefaultScope now resetted ( 32/64 bits )
- Category " ***** [Registry - GUID] ***** " removed. All keys/values are now listed in " ***** [Registry] ***** " category.
- prefix "[x64]" removed.
- Match between "Uninstall" keys and "ARPCache" keys
- "Software" keys detection improved ( HKCU\Software , HKCU\Software\AppDataLow , HKCU\Software\AppDataLow\Software , HKLM\SOFTWARE )
- Uninstall improved
- Verification module of the current version added
- Kill process function improved
- Category " ***** [H.Navipromo] ***** " removed
- "AppInit_DLLs" value is now detected
- Chromium module added
- Dutch translation available
- Deutsch translation available
- Chrome/Chromium detection improved
- Switches module added
- Switches /DisableAskDetection , /DisableIEDetection , /DisableFFDetection , /DisableChromeDetection , /DisableOperaDetection ,/DisableProxyDetection added.

//////// v1.801 - 14/08/12 ////////

- Bootmode added to the header
- Bug fixed
- Added new detections

//////// v1.800 - 01/08/12 ////////

- Added automatic detection of "Conduit" toolbars
- Added new detections

//////// v1.703 - 20/07/12 ////////

- Added "Hosts Anti-PUP/Adware" entry in menu
- Added new detections

//////// v1.702 - 13/07/12 ////////

- Added new detections

//////// v1.701 - 02/07/12 ////////

- Added new detections

//////// v1.700 - 26/06/12 ////////

- Switches available
- Added new detections

//////// v1.609 - 10/06/12 ////////

- Added new detections

//////// v1.608 - 27/05/12 ////////

- Added new detections

//////// v1.607 - 23/05/12 ////////

- Added new detections

//////// v1.606 - 10/05/12 ////////

- Bug fixed
- Added new detections

//////// v1.605 - 05/05/12 ////////

- Profiles detection function optimized
- Added new detections

//////// v1.604 - 23/04/12 ////////

- Chrome version check corrected
- Navipromo detection optimized
- Added new detections

//////// v1.603 - 22/04/12 ////////

- Firefox detection optimized
- Bug fixed ( logfile )
- Added new detections

//////// v1.602 - 19/04/12 ////////

- Bug fixed ( whitelist )
- Bug fixed ( profiles )

//////// v1.601 - 17/04/12 ////////

- Bug fixed ( language detection )
- Added new detections

//////// v1.600 - 15/04/12 ////////

- Delete on reboot function improved
- All users profiles are now supported
- Browsers detection optimized
- Database optimized
- category " Registry (x64) " removed ( Replaced by "[x64]" prefix for concerned keys )
- category " Registry - GUID " added
- Added new detections

//////// v1.505 - 07/04/12 ////////

- Database optimized
- Added new detections

//////// v1.504 - 01/04/12 ////////

- FF whitelist updated
- Added new detections

//////// v1.503 - 24/03/12 ////////

- firefox profiles detection improved
- Added new detections

//////// v1.502 - 17/03/12 ////////

- Added new detections

//////// v1.501 - 04/03/12 ////////

- Added new detections

//////// v1.500 - 23/02/12////////

- code optimized
- navipromo generic detection improved
- Delete on reboot added
- False positive removed
- filters modified
- Added new detections

//////// v1.410 - 20/02/12 ////////

- Added new detections

//////// v1.409 - 12/02/12 ////////

- Added new detections
- Browser whitelist ( Chrome, FF )

//////// v1.408 - 29/01/12 ////////

- Added new detections

//////// v1.407 - 18/01/12 ////////

- Added new detections

//////// v1.406 - 09/01/12 ////////

- Processes kill function modified

//////// v1.405 - 09/01/12 ////////

- Bug fixed ( processes )

//////// v1.405 - 08/01/12 ////////

- Code optimized
- Spanish, Deutch and Deutsch translation removed
- Added new detections

//////// v1.404 - 04/01/12 ////////

- Menu added
- Added new detections

//////// v1.403 - 24/12/11 ////////

- Added new detections

//////// v1.402 - 11/12/11 ////////

- Added new detections

//////// v1.401 - 06/12/11 ////////

- Generic detection added for registry

//////// v1.400 - 04/12/11 ////////

- Added new detections

//////// v1.320 - 02/12/11 ////////

- Added new detections
- Bugs fixed

//////// v1.319 - 20/11/11 ////////

- Code optimized
- Added new detections

//////// v1.318 - 13/11/11 ////////

- Bug fixed ( Uninstall )
- Database optimized

//////// v1.317B - 10/11/11 ////////

- Added new detections

//////// v1.317 - 06/11/11 ////////

- All processes killed except critical
- Research/Deletion now support 64-bits registry
- Duplicated entries in database deleted
- Navipromo detection improved
- Truncation in the logfile of prefs.js lines if > 100 characters

//////// v1.316 - 31/10/11 ////////

- navipromo generic detection added
- Added new detections

//////// v1.315 - 27/10/11 ////////

- ARPCache keys now supported
- prefs.js research is now not case sensitive
- " extensions.installcache " line whitelisted
- Added new detections

//////// v1.314 - 25/10/11 ////////

- Corrected spelling mistakes
- IE scan corrected
- Added new detections

//////// v1.313 - 24/10/11 ////////

- Added new detections
- Spanish translation available
- Dutch translation available
- Prevention message box added at the end of the deletion

//////// v1.312 - 18/10/11 ////////

- Added new detections
- Uninstall optimized
- GUI modification
- French translation available
- English translation available
- Deutsch translation available

//////// v1.311 - 12/10/11 ////////

- Added new detections
- Bug fixed ( Uninstall )

//////// v1.310 - 07/10/11 ////////

- "Donate" button added
- Added new detections
- Code optimized

//////// v1.309 - 29/09/11 ////////

- Bug fixed ( Services )
- Scan is now a little faster
- Added new detections

//////// v1.308 - 25/09/11 ////////

- Added new detections

//////// v1.307 - 19/09/11 ////////

- Added new detections
- Chrome version check modified
- Bug fixed ( Chrome part )
- Temporary files are now deleted

//////// v1.306 - 14/09/11 ////////

- "Homepage" policy is now deleted ( IE )

//////// v1.305 - 07/09/11 ////////

- Added new detections

//////// v1.304 - 05/09/11 ////////

- All links on the logfile are now neutralized ( hxxp )

//////// v1.303 - 03/09/11 ////////

- Bugs fixed
- Added new detections

//////// v1.302 - 02/09/11 ////////

- Filter added for Conduit toolbar ( prefs.js )

//////// v1.301 - 28/08/11 ////////

- Added new detections
- Code optimized

//////// v1.3 - 23/08/11 ////////

- Bug fixed

//////// v1.2 - 17/08/11 ////////

- Modifications code
- Bug fixed

//////// v1.1 - 16/08/11 ////////

- Added new detections

//////// v1.0 - 14/08/11 ////////

- Changelog available

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