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Old 12-22-2004, 03:01 AM   #1
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what are free online programs that block spyware, and adware, and viruses. I have firefox as my only defense right now(this isnt on my amd 64 system that has a firewall, adn norton programs etc.) but this is for my ratty computer.....which are good i know of sume, but i dont noe about the quality
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Old 12-22-2004, 03:26 AM   #2
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Holy crap, nice specs there buddy. Musta cost a fortune.
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Old 12-22-2004, 04:17 AM   #3
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why don't you install some of the software from your new computer to your old computer? i am not sure that there is no free software that can stop the spy-ware before it installs its self.
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Old 12-22-2004, 04:17 AM   #4
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what are free online programs that block spyware, and adware, and viruses. I have firefox as my only defense right now(this isnt on my amd 64 system that has a firewall, adn norton programs etc.) but this is for my ratty computer.....which are good i know of sume, but i dont noe about the quality
Adaware has some sort of auto protect i think www.lavasoft.com
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Yeah Ad-aware SE is really good. If you download the latest definitions it get rid of everything + its free a must for anyones computer.

Download it from- http://www.download.com/3000-2144-10...age&tag=button
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Hey blah blah, I noticed u had 4GB of RAM. Does this really help performance and gaming for you?? Is it worth the extra money??
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