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Old 01-27-2008, 05:41 PM   #1
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do you guys know of any good,free software that will REMOVE maleware, viruses, etc.

i need a good one cause i paid $70 to Nortan 360 and all they gave me was a box with a disk (i.e, Nortan 360 sucks, NEVER EVER GET IT!!!!)

i have a bunch of anti-spyware stuff, but none of them remove the infections, and i really dont want to risk getting another one downloading something off of limewire or something

thnx alot..

(ps. i have alot of bugs in my laptop, PC doctor counted 600, with 12 infections)
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Old 01-27-2008, 05:43 PM   #2
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AVG Free . Spybot - Search & Destroy
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Old 01-27-2008, 05:44 PM   #3
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Just use AVG for antivirus:
http://www.download.com/AVG-Anti-Vir...html?tag=lst-2

Ad-aware for anti-spyware:
http://www.download.com/Ad-Aware-200...html?tag=lst-1


After you run both of those, run HijackThis and post the log:
http://www.download.com/Trend-Micro-...html?tag=lst-1
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Old 01-27-2008, 05:45 PM   #4
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AVG Free . Spybot - Search & Destroy
Don't forget Ad-Aware 2007 Free.

I like to run it with Spybot because one will pick up what the other misses.

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thnx, downloading now, but my interweb is slow, so it will be an hour or 2 for my log
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would spy-bot .avg free and ad-aware working together better then notorn 360
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Yes. And cheaper too.
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dude, if u had 360, ANY thing would be better,

360 finds the problem, tells you about it, then says that you cant remove it because 360 encountered a problem,
and when it does remove something, it sdosent do it fully, so it just comes back

i cant belive i paid for it
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lol heard it freezes up your computer too whilst scaning and updating
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thats just one of the problems
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