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Avira antivirus

by PETRE1971 / October 24, 2010 7:49 PM PDT

Really old comp, 256RAM, XP Professional (has SP3). Suggested to a Friend to use Avira instead of other antivirus programs. For now seems to me it works fine, low CPU usage etc...

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Was there a question here?
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / October 25, 2010 1:10 AM PDT
In reply to: Avira antivirus

If not, I'll note that folk report NOD32 to be fine on such machines.

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by PETRE1971 / October 25, 2010 6:41 AM PDT

Thank you for reply, if something occures I'll try changing to NOD32.

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(NT) Running Avira On A Few XP's Here.. Working Fine !
by Grif Thomas Forum moderator / October 25, 2010 8:48 AM PDT
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