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multiple AV's

by unloco96 / March 1, 2008 12:34 AM PST

I have heard that you shouldnt run more than AV as they can cause conflicts between each other, however I also hear that you should run more than one so what one misses the other hopefully catches. My system seems slow and i wonder if this could be the reason. Thanks for any info..

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The advice is solid.
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / March 1, 2008 12:49 AM PST
In reply to: multiple AV's

But you can run SCANS with the others in the non-realtime mode. There are many WEB BASED SCANNERS listed in our forum sticky which are fantastic since you get the latest definitions.

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which is better
by unloco96 / March 1, 2008 1:00 AM PST
In reply to: The advice is solid.

i run
twister av
avast
threatfire- these are ok together
I also run
spyware terminator
spybot search and destroy,
which is where the problems come in.. Of the spyware programs which do you think is better?
Thanks again

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You set the bar.
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / March 1, 2008 1:46 AM PST
In reply to: which is better

Only you can pick which is best. We have some thousand posts on that question. Please look at our forum sticky for the on demand or web based spyware scans too.
Bob

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(NT) If you are a newbie here he first link that has; Welcome!
by darclew3-2215827575258062 / March 1, 2008 10:13 PM PST
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