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Old 02-19-2013, 03:04 AM   #11
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Norton has changed quite a bit (for the better) ... but ... its still crap
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Norton has changed quite a bit (for the better) ... but ... its still crap
Yeah adding more stupid features which are more hungry for ram.
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Old 02-19-2013, 05:53 AM   #13
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The thing I don't like is its always connecting to the Symantec Corporation more then needed for just updates.
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LOL I agree .. Haven't check out any norton antivirus ever since I had bad experience with it.
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Old 02-19-2013, 08:51 AM   #15
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I really appericate all of you responding . I just want to know, norton is free with comcast as a subscription. I need to know if i should stick with norton or get another one (willing to pay). I want a antivirus that i can trust and know with confidence that it will catch the viruses since my gaming pc is very important. Also, which will be the best with gaming- and with my specs listed below- do you think if i remove norton and get another virus protection that it will increase fps?
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Old 02-19-2013, 05:50 PM   #17
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The thing I don't like is its always connecting to the Symantec Corporation more then needed for just updates.
Exactly no need to do that all the time..
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Old 02-19-2013, 06:25 PM   #18
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If you have not used Nortons for the last 3 years then you should not really comment as it is not resource hungry as some people state here.... Norton has improved from the days when it was a resource hog, not now.
It is just as good as any other internet security programs, if any all security programs have their pro's & cons, truth to be known they all have their strengths & weaknesses.

I use Norton, kaspersky and Eset on different PC's and find them all OK...my personal choice....have used others but found these 3 mentioned to be above average.

Last comment on memory usage if you are using new computers manufactured in the last 2 years then any internet security programs should not pose a problem unless you are using an old PC with inadequate memory/cpu installed.
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