Conflict with other protection !!!

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My laptop came back from repair and was loaded with Piriform CCleaner Professional Edition and Adware removal tool. Do I need these ? would they run in conflict with Trend Micro ?
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johntwells

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Thank you for using Trend Micro Security Product! Both of the software that you mentioned are not in conflict with Trend Micro Security software. CCleaner Professional Edition is a tool to speed up your computer and free additional storage space by cleaning computer registry and browsing history; Adware removal tool is a tool to identify and remove adware, unwanted apps or browser add-ons on your computer.

You can refer to their product pages below and decide if you would like to uninstall them or not by yourself.
CCleaner Professional Edition
Adware Removal Tool

In addition, here's a support article contains the list of programs that can cause conflict with Trend Micro Security software: Programs to remove before installing Trend Micro Security - You can press Ctrl Key + F Key on your keyboard, and type any software name in the open field to see if the software is on the list.

Hope it helps!

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