If you are installing Ad-Aware from a CD, insert the CD into the CD-ROM drive. If you downloaded your copy of Ad-Aware, locate and double-click on the downloaded file to start the installation.
Choose your preferred language and click “Ok.”
Please read the End User License Agreement before you proceed. When you have completed reviewing the agreement and if you agree to the terms, check the box next to “I accept the terms of license agreement.” Press “Install” to continue with the standard installation of the software. To customize the installation, click “Customize Installation,” choose the destination folder and select whether to add the Ad-Aware shortcuts or not. Click “Next” and select whether to install Ad-Watch Live! or not. Click “Next” and press “Install” to continue with the Custom installation. After the files finish copying, you will receive a confirmation message that the installation was successful.
Your computer must be restarted to complete the installation. By default the option to “Restart now” is ticked. Untick this to restart later. At this point, you also have the option to enter your e-mail address to receive Lavasoft News and special offers. Click “Finish” to complete the installation process. Your computer will restart and Ad-Aware will be completely installed.