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Spybot Search and Destroy 2.4.40


Upon start Spybot - Search & Destroy goes through the program's wizard in order for a safe registry backup to be created just in case. Then the real program's face shows up. There are four menus on top. The Mode menu can be used to switch between Default and Advanced modes. When the second mode is selected, three more tabs show up on the left side of the application panel. The second one is the Settings tab from where many options and preferences can be set.

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Basic Operations

Spybot - Search & Destroy v2.4.40 is very easy to use. The first thing anyone can do is press the Check for problems button from the main tab. After a while the scan will finish and the results will be displayed with optional details. The Recovery tab can be used at any time to recover your system if anything happens while you are using Spybot - Search & Destroy. The Immunize tab allows you to take preventive measures against spyware by using all the methods inside your browsers.


Spybot Search and Destroy 2.4.40 is capable of detecting and disinfecting your entire system from all kinds of infections, which harm your PC. The free version of the software definitely is a proper solution for you, However if you want to have even better protection against all threats, you probably need to purchase the software.


  • Nice interface
  • Easy to use
  • Scheduled updates


  • Slow system scan
  • Free version has limited features
Reviewed by: Alexander Yovchev

Spybot Search and Destroy is VIRUS-FREE!

Our security scan shows that Spybot Search and Destroy is clean from viruses. The current version of Spybot Search and Destroy has been scanned by our system, which contains 46 different anti-virus algorithms. That ensures that Spybot Search and Destroy 2.4.40 is 100% safe for your computer.

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