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NEED A FREE VIRUS SCAN

Hey!! I am in need of a free virus scan untill I go to buy one. I recently had a trial version of Norton Anti-vrus scan and the trial period ran out. My computer is a Dell with Windows XP. Any help will be greatly appreciated.

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Re: AVG, Stinger

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AVG is at www.grisoft.com
Stinger at mcafee.com
Lex

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Thanks Lex!! I appreciate this very much!!

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Re: NEED A FREE VIRUS SCAN

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I have tried a few of them. I found Avast Home Edition
( http://www.avast.com )and have stuck with it. They up date pretty near every day automatically which keeps everything current.

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I use Avast it hasn't slowed down my system like Norton had, plus it is free. It has a feature they call Virus Recovery Database (VRDB) that is pretty cool. For more information and download go to www.avast.com I think you'll find it's a really good product.

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I use Avast it is easy to use and hasn't slowed down my system like Norton had. It is a free program and has some cool features. Go to www.avast.com I think you'll find it a very good product.

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Hey - one program that was recommended to me by one of my friends that i now use and find to be very nice(not to mention free!) is AVG. It can be found at http://www.grisoft.com/us/us_dwnl7.php
If you follow that link you can go to the free version edition. Enjoy!

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Re: NEED A FREE VIRUS SCAN

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use avg anti virus its better then nav picks up a lot more.

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Re: NEED A FREE VIRUS SCAN

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I have a few other suggestions; Sybot Search and Destroy v1.3, Bazooka, CW Shredder...I'm not gonna post links to all you should be able to find them with a simple search. Good Luck

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Get Avast, its free and works better than any paid one I have ever used.

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