Malwarebytes AdwCleaner 7.1 Release Notes

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Malwarebytes AdwCleaner 7.1 released on April 12, 2018.


New features

  • Brand new user interface, with high-DPI support, and accessibility improvement
  • Added a dedicated Help section with various resources to get assistance and contribute.
  • Support for synchronized add-ons in Chrome, and included massive improvements in browsers scan and clean efficiency.
  • Display a scan summary at reboot added.
  • Exclusions Support for elements and families to be excluded from the detections.



  • Major improvements in scan and remediation speed.
  • Reduced binary size.
  • Improved the reliability of the update process.
  • Improved translations coverage.
  • Settings format made more effective and less error prone.
  • Improved report design for better usability.
  • Redesigned page:
  • Update definitions to 2018.04.11.1
  • Component updates.


Stability/ issues fixed

  • Fixed Quarantine process and restoration.
  • Fixed numerous generic detection issues and design flaws.
  • Fixed various crashes and miscellaneous issues.