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System requirements

You may install the Ad-Aware antivirus only on computers running the following operating systems:

  • Windows XP with Service Pack 3 (32-bit)
  • Windows Vista with Service Pack 2 (32- & 64-bit)
  • Windows 7 with Service Pack 1 (32- & 64-bit)
  • Windows 8, 8.1 (32- & 64-bit)

4.5 or higher version of Microsoft Windows Installer is required for installation of Ad-Aware antivirus.

Your computer must meet the following system requirements in order to run the application effectively.

Minimum system requirements:

  • 1.8 GB available free hard disk space (at least 800 MB on the system drive)
  • 800 MHz processor
  • 1 GB of memory (RAM)

Recommended system requirements:

  • 2.8 GB available free hard disk space (at least 800 MB on the system drive)
  • Intel CORE Duo (1.66 GHz) or equivalent processor
  • Memory (RAM): 1 GB for Windows XP and 1.5 GB for Windows Vista, Windows 7 and Windows 8

Applies to: Ad-Aware 11

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