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Old 03-21-2006, 08:03 PM   #1
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Question Spy Sweeper or Spyware Doctor?

Okay this may seem like a pointless thread but it's just been bugging me a hell of a lot.

What do you think is better, Spy Sweeper or Spyware Doctor. I have tried both and like both, but can't decide on one... Which brings me here.

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Old 03-21-2006, 08:08 PM   #2
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Default Re: Spy Sweeper or Spyware Doctor?

i have tried spy sweeper, but i think microsoft antispyware is more ergonomic. and spy sweeper wasnt getting along well with adaware and it corrupted boot.ini so my computer was pretty much fukked
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Old 03-21-2006, 08:11 PM   #3
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Default Re: Spy Sweeper or Spyware Doctor?

I've loved Spy Sweeper. One of the best anti-spyware programs around.
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Default Re: Spy Sweeper or Spyware Doctor?

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i have tried spy sweeper, but i think microsoft antispyware is more ergonomic. and spy sweeper wasnt getting along well with adaware and it corrupted boot.ini so my computer was pretty much fukked
That's hell dodgy, I mean, I've used it and it hasn't done anything like that... Were you using a proper version? Microsoft Antispyware (Windows Defender) is okay, just doesn't seem to pick much up (neither does Ad-Aware for that matter) compared to SS or SD.
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Old 03-21-2006, 08:14 PM   #5
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Default Re: Spy Sweeper or Spyware Doctor?

spy sweeper is deffinately one of the best around, ive used it and it did a really good job but it started interfering with my msn so i uninstalled it, im sure theyve fixed that problem by now so i would get that
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Default Re: Spy Sweeper or Spyware Doctor?

Looks like Spy Sweeper it is then... Thanks guys.
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I tried spysweeper I think and it sucked use spybot and adaware
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Default Re: Spy Sweeper or Spyware Doctor?

Well, since I've used Spy Sweeper and Spyware Doctor, they have both picked up infections and Ad-Aware has picked up none, neither has Spybot... That's why I made the thread title what it is, cause' I only really wanted opinons about Spyware Doctor and Spy Sweeper as these are the two main programs I use to combat spyware.

Each to their own though... It's all good. I just thought I'd point that out.
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Spy sweeper, spware doctor> Adaware i think its the best one out
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Spy Sweeper is good. I got it for free too.
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