Advanced System Care

I've been using IObit's advanced system care and other progs for a long time now, on recommendation of a techie.  I have successfully told Malwarebytes not to remove it, although Mb obviously hates it.  However, I've just had a problem with recurring PUPs and thought I'd turn to ADW because my current stronger package is playing silly-b's since a recent update.  But it just came up with a board...

Can't open quarantine, something might be wrong

That's the message that the Quarantine Manager sends me when i want to "clean" my virus and it also says i should contact you. I can press OK at the bottom off the window but i don't know what that message want to tell me.

lavasoft web companion

Hi guys,


I installed the other 'some' tool and while installig this other tool my windows 7 box got infected with

'lavasoft web companion'

obivouly my first weapon of choice was to pick up a new vesion of adwcleaner.

 However the currenct version seems of have problems removing the above named spyware.

However I partialy managed to remove some elements of lavasoft web companion....

Re: ADW Cleaner CLI


My apologies if this is duplicated elsewhere.

Gamgee, 2017-11-10 17:07:46 (UTC)

No worries. :)

As I speak, it's not planned anymore.


ADW Cleaner CLI

My apologies if this is duplicated elsewhere.

The last update I've seen referencing the ADW Cleaner CLI was almost a year ago.

Have there been any updates? Or is that project now canceled after the acquisition by Malwarebytes?

Any information would be great!

Re: hijack


I can send files from my firefox profile if that helps (I did a full text search on all files in my profile for text string "" but nothing relevant was found)

Simplex, 2017-11-09 12:10:12 (UTC)

Yes, please do. I'm sure we'll find a solution.


Can you give me the list of your installed addons - in Firefox?

Also, please share the AdwCleaner/Malwarebytes logfiles.


Re: hijack

Thanks for replying. I tested it with all addons disabled and the problem is still there. Both AdwCleaner and MalwareBytes tell me that "no threates were found".

I created a new clean Firefox profile and that problem disappeared, but I would like to be able to remove it from my current profile (to preserve history, open tabs, etc.)

I can send files from my firefox profile if that helps (I did...

The tool couldn't kill the adware


I have used the tool trying to remove an adware, but no results.

Here is the link of the malicious file:



It looks like the malicious URL doesn't download the file now, so i uploaded the file here.

Update 2:

After some investigation, it turned out that proxy settings have been manipula...

probléme de mise a jour (Probléme of putting has in the daytime)

a l'ouverture de "ADWCLEANER" on me dit de le mettre à jour donc je fais la manoeuvre mais il ne me mets pas mon logiiciel a niveau et a chaque ouverture je dois le mettre a jour comment y remédier Merci de votre aide   (has the opening of "ADWCLEANER one tells me to update himm(it) make the operation but do not put me my logiciel has level and has every opening I have to put him(it) has in the...

AdwCleaner not a valid application

My AdwCleaner ( says the program is out of date, and it leads me to to get a new version ( However when I download that version my OS says it's not a valid Win32 application.

I am running Windows 7 Home 32-bit.