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AV programs on a 486DX2-66 with Win95

Going to give away a 486 computer, SCSI drive, ample RAM running Win95. It works well on the Internet with a 33K modem, but has no anti-virus installed.

Will AVG, Ad-aware, Spybot, CWShredder and others of that ilk run on this oldie?

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May not. . .

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unless you can find older versions. You might want to visit the respective sites and look at their system requirements.

Good luck,

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Probably yes,

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I've got no problems at all running those programs on Windows 95. My CPU is somewhat faster, so they might not run very fast with you, but there's no reason at all why they shouldn't run.

Kees

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Re:Probably yes,

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Hope you are correct. I run AVG and Ad-Aware on a Win95 with a Pent 1 CPU, but uncertain they will work on the 486 CPU.

Going to try loading them---thanks for the input.

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