Software Update: AdwCleaner 8.2.0

Malwarebytes has released AdwCleaner version 8.2.0. This program aims to remove malware, such as toolbars added to web browsers and so-called hijackers, which modify the homepage and search engine, among other things. Support is available for Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox and Google Chrome. After the scan has been performed, you can decide for yourself what needs to be removed. The following changes and improvements have been made in this release:

New Features

  • Support Brazilian Portuguese translation.
  • It is now possible to delete log files directly from the UI.


  • Update translations.
  • Update definitions to 2021.03.22.1

Bug fixes

  • Correctly display the number of scanned items in all places.

Version number 8.2.0
Release status Final
Operating systems Windows 7, Windows 8, Windows 10
Website Malwarebytes
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License type Freeware