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We are committed to helping PC users keep their computers clean of the kinds of annoyances, errors and issues that spyware, adware, and trojan horses can cause. We want your system to run at peak efficiency and the following insight, articles and tips should help you learn more about the importance of protecting your computer from these threats and dangers.

How ad ware delivers advertising you never meant to see!

Embedded in many freeware programs, ad ware is an annoying and potentially harmful application that can cause computer problems, endless pop-ups, and more. Think it's harmless? Perhaps, but see why removing ad ware is an essential step to overall PC health. [more]

Should I attempt adware removal myself?

Adware removal can be a tricky process when attempted by a computer user with basic or even intermediate technical knowledge. Here are some tips and tricks to prevent adware from becoming an issue on your system should you opt against the benefit of having Spyware Doctor. [more]

Is My Adware Remove Tool Real?

Dear SpyWare Doctor, I've heard a lot of horror stories about adware remove tools being fake. How can I be sure that your program is legitimate? [more]

Adware Remover or Ad Generator?

If you ask most computer owners they'll probably tell you that pop-up ads and automatic browser routing is spoiling their Internet experience. You can either deal with the annoyance or purchase an adware remover to keep everything in check automatically. But if you don't purchase a reputable adware remover then you run the risk of inadvertently rigging your computer with even more ads than you thought you eliminated! [more]

Is anti spyware software really necessary?

If you ask most computer owners they'll probably tell you that pop-up ads and automatic browser routing is spoiling their Internet experience. You can either deal with the annoyance or purchase an adware remover to keep everything in check automatically. But if you don't purchase a reputable adware remover then you run the risk of inadvertently rigging your computer with even more ads than you thought you eliminated! [more]

Anti Trojan Software...a myth or a must?

If you ask most computer owners they'll probably tell you that pop-up ads and automatic browser routing is spoiling their Internet experience. You can either deal with the annoyance or purchase an adware remover to keep everything in check automatically. But if you don't purchase a reputable adware remover then you run the risk of inadvertently rigging your computer with even more ads than you thought you eliminated! [more]

Remove Spyware or Risk Espionage

When you attempt to remove spyware from your computer improperly, you could potentially cause damage and application conflicts without warning. With the help of SpyWare Doctor, these complications and fears will disappear...along with the irritating spyware. [more]

Help! How do I remove trojan horses from my computer?

How to tell if your computer is infected with a trojan, what a trojan does, and how to remove trojan spyware, adware, and other bugs from your computer system. [more]

Spy ware. Gone...all Gone.

Keeping your personal computer free of spy ware is an ongoing process. Here are some tips to help make sure your system stays free of all potentially malicious spy ware programs whether or not you use an automated spy ware removal tool. [more]

Is a spyware checker necessary?

Spyware checker software can help keep your PC free of spyware, adware, trojans and other malicious bugs. The key thing to remember is that many of these spyware programs could already reside on your system without your knowledge. Before learning how to use a spyware checker, let's first discuss the importance of even doing it in the first place. [more]

Spyware Removal...Out of sight, out of mind?

Don't think for a minute that spyware removal doesn't apply to you just because you don't see any obvious signs. The very concept of spyware is to stay out of sight. But what is spyware? Is it the same as adware? And either way, is spyware removal permanent? [more]

Spyware remover programs...do they matter?

With the use of spyware remover software, such as SpyWare Doctor, your PC could be instantly free of problematic spyware, adware and other malicious programs you may not even know are on your computer. [more]

Buying a trojan remover? Not necessarily!

Caveat emptor is a popular cliche warning buyers to beware and this certainly rings true when buying a trojan remover for your computer. Some trojan removers are actually masking and installing spyware, adware and other trojan scripts...the very programs they promise to destroy! [more]

Safe Computing - Why trojan removal is so critical.

When attempting trojan removal on your own, you run the risk of damaging your computer if not done properly. The easiest and safest way to remove trojans, spyware, and adware is with software specifically engineered to search, find and destroy the offending installations. [more]

SpyDoctor, Spy Doctor or Spyware Doctor

The product that was using the name Spy Doctor is not associated with, or authorized by PC Tools to use the name Spy Doctor. Spyware Doctor™ and SpyDoctor™ are licensed trademarks of PC Tools. [more]

Key Logger Remover

Key-Logger remover is a software utility designed to identify a Key-Logger in a real time or after scan and block or remove the Key-Logger from the PC. [more]

Spy-Ware

Spy-Ware is a common name used to describe surveillance scripts designed to Spy on PC-users connected to the Internet. The term originated from the words "Spy" for spying and "Ware" for "Soft-Ware" which means Spy Software. [more]

Looking for free Spyware Doctor serial numbers and codes?

If you are looking for Spyware Doctor serial numbers, license codes or key generators on the Internet you are most likely to find yourself infected with some of the most malicious Spyware and Malware threats around! [more]