The Extras menu in Ad-Aware comprises a set of tools meant to brush off your web surfing tracks also instrument such as a process manager, hosts file editor or startup manager. It is compress and split into 2 tabs: TrackSweep and Toolbox. The previous conducts with traces left backside as a solution of your web browsing apps, Net Explorer, Mozilla Firefox and Opera. The odd thing is that Google Chrome, which is given to be set up with Ad-Aware and which continues to gain market share and popularity, is not available in the list.
Eliminating your web browsing footsteps is no more elaborated than it utilized to be in the former edition of the protection suite. Ad-Aware automatically finds the web browsers set up on the system (exclude for Opera, for which it look that affirm has not yet been enforced, so the list is essentially cut down to the major competitors) and permit you to select what you require to be delete. There are no fancy choice to deal with and sweeping is enabled by ticking the wanted boxes for the hoped browser: cache, cookies, history, last typed URL and tabs.
Still, entire things operated better with Internet Explorer, but in the case of Mozilla Firefox no alter was recorded. To make it clearer, later sweeping entire tracks in Firefox, Ad-Aware left History intact, permit me to see the pages I visited a day earlier. But this was the only fluke of the app since the tabs from the final session were withdraw, just like the cache gathered while browsing. With cookies on the other hand Ad-Aware could not manage and left them as they were.
Considering that the fresh new edition of both Internet Explorer and Firefox arrive with built-in private browsing, which stops storing any sort of information regarding your session, TrackSweep is nice much disused for a professional user. But it arrive as an assurance for those users unaware of the latest web browser characteristics and assist them annihilate their footprints.
As well the basic choices present when a procedure is took (terminate and set priority), Process Watch also sports procedure restarting (begin the process entire above once again), suspending (suspends the process, in that it temporary block operating) and resuming. It can also take you to the directory containing the document that calls the taken process, and start a Google search on the item, or display a graphic representation of the guessed CPU usage.