How Do You Troubleshoot the Adaware Antivirus Problem of “Definitions could not be updated”?

Problem scenario
You are using Adaware Antivirus. You try to download the latest definitions, but you get this error message: "Definitions could not be updated Something prevented the definitions from updating. Please try again at a later time."

How do you update Adaware Antivirus?

Try a different internet connection. Some public WiFi spots may block certain ports. VPN tunnels may not help solve the problem. A cell phone's hotspot (e.g., slinging internet service) may produce a better result.

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