Some other false positive entries ("New Tab Redirect" Chrome add-on) ?

Hello all,

AdwCleaner (last version: 5.007) found 3 following entries:

***** [ Dossiers ] *****

Dossier Trouvé : C:\Users\###\AppData\Local\Google\Chrome\User Data\Default\Extensions\icpgjfneehieebagbmdbhnlpiopdcmna

***** [ Fichiers ] *****

Fichier Trouvé : C:\Users\###\AppData\Local\Google\Chrome\User Data\Default\Local Extension Settings\icpgjfneehieebagbmdbhnlpiopdcmna

***** [ Navigat...

Re: ADWCleaner deleted a folder it shouldn't

Not sure about file restore function, but if you are desperate to recover files I have found this tool to be effective (I am not affiliated with them.)

Re: ADWCleaner deleted a folder it shouldn't

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I have the same problem

I run ADWcleaner to delete a issue I had with somehting called VNPapps on my chrome

Without reason ADWcleaner deleted a VERY important folder for my work which I had on my desktop without recent backup! 

I need it back urgently!

I am really willing to pay whoever can help me...



Some small regressions

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I like AdwCleaner a lot and used it successfully to clean lots of systems of my family and friends.  =)

I found some small regressions:

- Instead of 'Uninstall' the right button should be called 'Uninstall AdwCleaner'. Many people confuse 'clean' with 'uninstall'... But probably this is just a poor translation to German? Instead of 'Deinstallieren' this button should be called 'AdwCle...



  1. Launch Powershell from the Applications Menu
  2. Write the following command in the opened window and press [Enter] :


Get-Process | Out-File Processes.txt


 In your personal folder (C:\Users\Jakes), you should get a file called Processes.txt. Please paste it here or host it on Up2Share as before.


Re: Error: variable used without being declared

Hi nasdaq2 & mmperezh,


Please activate Debug Mode as follows so we can see a report which may be helpful with identifying the problem.

  • Double-click on AdwCleaner.exe to open the tool.
  • Click on Options in the top menu.
  • Put a check mark next to Activate debug mode
  • Click on the Scan button.
  • If the error message appears again, close AdwCleaner.
  • A logfile report called AdwCleaner_dbg_XXXX....

[EN] - AdwCleaner documentation

AdwCleaner v6 documentation.

Valid only for AdwCleaner v6.x

AdwCleaner interface



AdwCleaner is a tool aiming to remove adware (ads software), PUP/LPIs (Potentially Undesirable Program), toolbar, hijacker (hijack of the browser's homepage), ...

It's compatible with Windows XP, Vista, 7, 8, 8.1, 10, each of them in both 32 & 64 bits.

This documentation aims to details how to use the software.