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Old 02-09-2012, 02:03 PM   #1
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Default The best anti-virus software.

I have been using Norton but I really dont like them. I try to download a few programs to play with, but Symantec wont let me download them even though I KNOW they are fine. I cant seem to find a place to add them to the "Allow" list. What are some other good programs?
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Old 02-09-2012, 02:18 PM   #2
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AVG Antivirus (free edition), Avast, Microsoft Security Essentials

You can only have 1 antivirus installed at a time.
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Old 02-09-2012, 02:30 PM   #3
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ı use free edition microsoft security essentials and combofix
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Old 02-10-2012, 02:03 AM   #4
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Default Re: The best anti-virus software.

I've use AVG for at least 4 years now without a hitch.
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Default Re: The best anti-virus software.

AVG is pretty good and free...
I would also suggest running malwarebytes and ccleaner on a regular basis as a precaution.
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Default Re: The best anti-virus software.

I actually find that Microsoft Security Essentials is great for Windows 7 users. I was a long-time user with Norton... however now I find its just frustrating to have another anti virus telling you to do a scan here and there every 2 minutes.

If you dont want spam, and a clean anti-virus software that does basic functions (simple scan, and can get rid of most viruses that come across) I would recommend Security Essentials, (Its free too!)
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