Currently Ad-Aware users not able to update Definition files, here is the way to fix that manually until Lavasoft finds the solution for it. Navigate to the folder – C:\Program Files\Lavasoft\Ad-Aware Antivirus\Antimalware Engine\18.104.22.168\Plugins – in your computer, select all files (use Ctrl +A) and press Delete button.
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If some files cannot be removed, skip them, now reboot your computer and open Ad-Aware, definition files will be updated without any issues.
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