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AlScet
09-28-2015,
Hi, I was wondering if someone could advise me please. I wanted to download a free photo editor, I don't really edit many photos so it was just to see if I could unblur some and play around with it really. I am running Win 7, security software:avast,MBAM and sandboxie, really happy with this set up. I went to download.com and brothersoft to try photoscape but after recovery from the sandbox and scanned with MBAM, it picked up opencandy which I think is adware? This happened from both places, I obviously deleted via MBAM. Avast didn't pick this up. Can anyone advise a clean download of photscape please or whether I am doing something wrong?

Many Thanks

Alonsograf
09-29-2015,
It's almost impossible to find 'clean' freeware downloads anymore. But you can try here: http://www.majorgeeks.com/files/details/photoscape.html

AllisonSype
09-30-2015,
www.toolpic.com

Edited.
A member informed me the link was dead. Fixed.

allahihamn
10-02-2015,
Thank you so much to both, will have a bash at the online version and have a look at the link provided too, great advice as always! http://www.bleepingcomputer.com/forums/public/style_emoticons/default/smile.png

AlpariUK
10-04-2015,
Hi just to let you know the majorgeeks one also has opencandy bundled in so I think its across the board for photoscape :/ thanks so much though, Im going to try the online one http://www.bleepingcomputer.com/forums/public/style_emoticons/default/smile.png