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Has anyone had a problem downloading the latest definition update for Ad-Aware. I keep locking up and then get a message stating a corrupt file.

 

Thanks

 

 

 

 

tommyk,

 

I have updated to SE1R53 dated 07/07/2005 without any problem. As far as I can tell this is the latest update and mine went fine.

 

Hope you get it worked out,

Normandie

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Has anyone had a problem downloading the latest definition update for Ad-Aware. I keep locking up and then get a message stating a corrupt file.

 

Thanks

 

 

 

 

 

tommyk,

 

I have to take back my "I didn't have any problems", :unsure: in a previous poste. I came into the office today and tried to update the computer here and it would not work. I ended up by having to download the file on their site and install it myself. Have no idea what the problem is.

 

Have a good day,

Normandie

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tommyk,

 

I have to take back my "I didn't have any problems",  :unsure: in a previous poste. I came into the office today and tried to update the computer here and it would not work. I ended up by having to download the file on their site and install it myself. Have no idea what the problem is.

 

Have a good day,

Normandie

 

 

 

DELETE PREVIOUS DEFS.

C:\Program Files\Lavasoft\Ad-Aware SE Personal

delete "defs.ref" and don't worry you'll get it back through update. then

open ad-aware> you'll get warning

"Error while loading the Ad-Aware definition file"

click ok> Ad-Aware opens>click check for update. it works 100%.

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DELETE PREVIOUS DEFS.

C:\Program Files\Lavasoft\Ad-Aware SE Personal

delete "defs.ref" and don't worry you'll get it back through update. then

open ad-aware> you'll get warning

"Error while loading the Ad-Aware definition file"

click ok> Ad-Aware opens>click check for update. it works 100%.

 

 

 

 

berdy,

 

When I saw your previous post I tried it, did not work, the only way I could get it to work is to download the "defs" from their site and install them myself. Thanks anyway for the suggestion.

 

Have a good day,

Normandie

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Hi Normandie

Strange! it always works for me. I tried it just right now and it worked.

BTW. have you used any reg cleaning program recently.

 

 

 

 

berdy,

 

Just CCleaner as usual. When I downoaded the ZIP from their site and installed it manually all was fine.

 

Have a good day,

Normandie

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Hi

I know . manual update works for all programs not ad-aware only. For example I do manual update for Ewido always because I use it uninstalled (through USB flash).

but I'm thinking that the reg link to ad-aware folder could be corrupted.

can you please try it now. and see. if it doesn't work you can restore the defs from recyclebin. thanks

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berdy,

 

Just CCleaner as usual. When I downoaded the ZIP from their site and installed it manually all was fine.

 

Have a good day,

Normandie

 

 

 

 

berdy,

 

On the computer I am working with right now your system worked fine. I will have to wait and try it on the other computer at the office tomorrow. That is the one that would not update this morning.

 

Have a good day,

Normandie

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