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Confused on antivirus

by Angel3511_ / May 27, 2008 5:04 AM PDT

can somebody tell me what is a good antivirus to used on a desktop and laptop because peoples keep tell me about avg and avast and i don't know which one is the best to pick for my computer and laptop.

HELP!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

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Re: AVG or Avast
by Kees Bakker / May 27, 2008 5:07 AM PDT
In reply to: Confused on antivirus

How about a little experiment: AVG on your desktop and Avast on your laptop. Or the other way around. Then see what you like most. It doesn't really matter.

Kees

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Please Be Aware That "New" AVG 8 AV....
by tobeach / May 27, 2008 4:04 PM PDT
In reply to: Confused on antivirus

Does NOT support (work) on Almost ALL Pre- XP SP2 OS's.
" * AVG only runs on Windows 2000 SP4 + Update Rollup 1, Windows XP SP2, Windows XP Pro x64 Edition SP1 and Windows Vista/Vista x64 Edition or higher.
* The Anti-Rootkit component is not available on 64 bit operating systems.".


http://www.grisoft.com/ww.platforms

justa heads up! Grin

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I find it hard to believe that
by roddy32 / May 28, 2008 2:21 AM PDT

you never installed SP2 Sandy. It has been out almost 4 years and you can not even get windows updates without it which makes you vulnerable to more stuff than I can even count. Plain

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