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AVG Link Scanner and Google Chrome

by whizzkid2k10 / October 5, 2010 5:52 AM PDT

I have just purchased the latest AVG 2011 full protection and realised that the link scanner is not compatible with Google Chrome. Obviously I have other gadgets protecting me as well as the link scanner with the full protection version but I am wondering if AVG is working on making it compatible with Google Chrome as well in the near future since it is my favourite way to browse the web. Any response to this matter will be greatly appreciated.

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Re: AVG Link Scanner and Google Chrome
by Ondrej_AVG / October 5, 2010 3:32 PM PDT

Hello whizzkid2k10,

yes, our developers are working on Safe Search add-on for Google Chrome. Else please be informed that second (main) part of LinkScanner - Surf-Shield - is scanning all http communication and is independent on used browser (application). So it is already protecting you in Google Chrome.

Thank you

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by whizzkid2k10 / October 5, 2010 7:06 PM PDT

Thanks for the quick response that has placed my mind at ease

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