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I'm really disappointed with you guys. I come here to overt all the adware when downloading free software. Now you've gone beyond good taste and started sneaking installs in. That's called virus. Bad form. I also buy software here occasionally but am rethinking that now. It's just about as easy to go to the makers site. You're going to crash and burn ...........