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Old 06-10-2007, 04:08 PM   #1
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Does anyone know any free fast trojen, spyware, virus,spam,etc

AKA: Programs to get rid of all the bad stuff in the computer
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Old 06-10-2007, 04:16 PM   #2
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Good programs to use are AVG Anti-Virus, Ad-Adware and Spybot S&D.
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Old 06-10-2007, 04:40 PM   #3
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Atomic rooster has said the best free ones but if your looking around you could try http://www.avast.com/eng/avast_4_home.html for a AV its very basic but ok. Windows Defender from microsoft update is good aswell.
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AVG free Anti Spyware is pretty good too.
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avira is a great free antivirus program, just as long as don't mind its nag screen. Also clamwin AV is free and does a good job.
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Old 06-10-2007, 05:19 PM   #6
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what are some firewalls that aren't annoying(pop up that say if u want to block something) and free
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Only one that comes to mind is ZoneAlarm.
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If your on XP service pack 2 it has its own, A.V.G. has free firewall protection.
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Old 06-10-2007, 05:59 PM   #9
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After the Deletion of an item is it stilled stored on your Hard Drive Some where
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