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How to disable Ad-Aware Security Add-on

To disable Ad-Aware Security Add-ons, proceed through the steps listed below:

For Internet Explorer:

  1. With the Internet Explorer window, click Tools, and then click Manage Add-ons.
  2. Under Show, click All add-ons.
  3. Select the add-on you want to disable, and then click Disable.
  4. Once you are done, click Close.


  1. With Internet Explorer, click a little cross on the Ad-Aware Security toolbar.
  2. With the dialog displayed, click Disable.

For Firefox:

  1. At the top of the Firefox window, click the Firefox button, and then click Add-ons. The Add-ons Manager tab opens.
  2. In the Add-ons Manager tab, select the Extensions or Appearance panel and then select the add-on you wish to disable.
  3. Click its Disable button.
  4. Click Restart now if it pops up. Your tabs is saved and restored after the restart.

Applies to: Ad-Aware 11

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