Removes adware and other junkware from your PC

Liked JRT? You’ll love Adw Cleaner!

Malwarebytes AdwCleaner is free and incorporates all major JRT functionalities.

If you were using JRT, we recommend downloading Adw Cleaner:


Adw Cleaner

Removes junkware, optimizes performance

Download Malwarebytes AdwCleaner now and you’ll have a clean computer in just minutes.

  • Scans your computer in seconds
  • Finds and removes junkware, adware, and unwanted programs
  • Removes unwanted browser toolbars and bundled programs that can open the door for spyware and PUPs
  • Restores performance

Malwarebytes AdwCleaner aggressively targets adware, spyware, potentially unwanted programs (PUPs), and browser hijackers with technology specially engineered to remove these threats.

What happened to JRT?

Malwarebytes discontinued Junkware Removal Tool (JRT) on April 26, 2018.

We hope that Junkware Removal Tool has been of value to you, and we encourage you to now use Adw Cleaner, which incorporates all major JRT functionalities plus more!

For additional JRT questions or support, head to our Malwarebytes Forum:


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Languages supported

Languages Supported

Arabic, Bulgarian, Czech, Danish, German, Greek, English, Spanish, Basque, French, Hungarian, Indonesian, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Dutch, Polish, Portuguese, Romanian, Russian, Slovak, Thai, Turkish, Ukrainian, Vietnamese, Chinese

Software requirements

Software Requirements

Windows 10 (32/64-bit)
Windows 8 (32/64-bit)
Windows 7 (32/64-bit)


What is JRT?

What is junkware?

How do I get rid of junkware?

Is Junkware Removal Tool Safe?

Does Malwarebytes remove junk files?