Malwarebytes AdwCleaner usage requirements

Document created by jgolomb Employee on Jul 9, 2019Last modified by jgolomb Employee on Nov 26, 2019
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This article lists minimum system requirements for your Windows device to run Malwarebytes AdwCleaner. These requirements do not factor other functions your Windows device is responsible for.


System requirements

  • Operating system: Windows 10, Windows 8.1, Windows 8, or Windows 7. Windows XP and Vista are not supported. For more information, see Windows XP and Vista compatibility with Malwarebytes AdwCleaner.
  • CPU: Minimum 800 MHz with SSE2 technology.
  • RAM: Minimum 512 MB.
  • Free disk space: Minimum 10 MB.
  • Recommended screen resolution: Minimum 1024x768.
  • Security & privacy: Minimum Windows 7.


Firewall access requirements

If you utilize a firewall, grant access for AdwCleaner to reach Malwarebytes services. Grant port access for the following:

Web addressPort numberNetwork traffic direction


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