How do you prevent/remove adware/spyware from the computer?

Question

is there a way to prevent my daughter from downloading programs onto her computer? Specifically, programs from the internet that she may inadvertantly be downloading that contains spyware etc.

Answer

This question was answered on June 11, 2004. Much of the information contained herein may have changed since posting.

There are programs that can remove adware/spyware from your computer In this case you can go to www.ad-aware.com for a free program that does this If you don't want any entering the computer at all then you can go to this site www.spywarekiller.net for a 30-day free trial of ArmorWall

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Posted by steve of Katharine Gibbs School - New York on June 11, 2004