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Ad-Aware always has the same software updates to download.


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#1 trashcan7

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Posted 30 November 2008 - 10:45 PM

I have Ad-Aware, which I've had for a while. Recently, I reinstalled it to fix some things.
However, whenever I update it, it offers the software updates and then downloads them. And it does this every time I click 'Update'. I've noticed that it's the same 25 updates that it downloads. At the end of the download/installation, it always confirms that the installation is complete. Why is it prompting me with the same updates every time??

[Moderator edit: thread moved to more appropriate forum. jgw]

Edited by jgweed, 01 December 2008 - 09:08 PM.


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Posted 01 December 2008 - 03:42 PM

I don't use AdAware, but is there any way to go to their site and manually download the updates?

Edited by garmanma, 01 December 2008 - 07:04 PM.

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Posted 01 December 2008 - 05:04 PM

Of interest, which version OF Ad-aware are you using ?

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Posted 01 December 2008 - 07:45 PM

ruby1:
Ad-Aware 2008 Version 7.1.0.11

garmanma:
There is a way to manually download the updates for Ad-Aware, but as far as I can see, it's only the definition files.

Edited by trashcan7, 01 December 2008 - 07:49 PM.





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