.AAWDEF File Extension

File Type:
Ad-Aware Definitions File

Having trouble opening .aawdef extension? Don't panic! This page explains what aawdef files are as well as suggests programs you may use to open aawdef files. You can download these programs through this page.

What is an AAWDEF file?

Aawdef file extension has Ad-Aware Definitions file type, developed by Lavasoft, which is associated with the "misc files" category.

Definitions file typically defines spyware and adware as well as viruses for the Ad-Aware tool. The file may be applied to detect and remove malicious software from the user’s system. It requires timely updates in order to provide protection from the latest threats.

To learn how you can open the given file, read the information below.

aawdef file icon
File Type:
Ad-Aware Definitions File
Misc Files

How to open AAWDEF file?

Double click the aawdef file to open it. The file will open automatically if file associations have been correctly installed and there is a proper program on your computer; if not, file associations may be corrupted and your OS either cannot find the proper program, or you might not have one for opening the file. First, we recommend downloading our utility to fix file association errors; then, you can download any program for opening the .aawdef extension from the ones suggested below. If you are certain there is nothing wrong with the file associations, you may proceed to method 2 right away; besides, if you can't make up your mind when choosing the right program, use Universal File Viewer from the last method.

Method 1: Fix file association errors

Follow these steps in order to automatically fix the aawdef extension associations' problem in no time:

  • Step 1: Click on "Download Solution" to download automatic tool provided by WikiExt.
  • Step 2: Click "Start Scan" to identify all potential issues.
  • Step 3: Review scan results and click "Fix Items".

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This Tool is Compatible With: Windows XP, Vista, 7, 8/8.1, 10

Method 2: Download the appropriate software

The given list provides programs which may be used for opening or converting the aawdef file. Choose the proper program for your OS, and click it to start the download or proceed to the developer's website.

Programs that open AAWDEF files

Method 3: Use universal file viewer

In addition to the list of programs above, we recommend using Universal File Viewer. This tool can open over 250 file extensions and, most likely, it will be able to open the aawdef file as well. Download Universal File Viewer for your OS.

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