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New AVG Professional free?

by hogndog / December 26, 2007 9:19 PM PST
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Add On To Exsisting Post
by hogndog / December 27, 2007 12:12 AM PST
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AVG Anti-Virus 7.5 Professional - FREE
by Marianna Schmudlach / December 27, 2007 12:40 AM PST
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Sorry... cannot help
by glenn30 / December 27, 2007 12:50 AM PST

that is a new one on me. Did not know there was a free professional version. If legitimate it may be ok!


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by hogndog / December 27, 2007 12:58 AM PST
In reply to: Sorry... cannot help

Follow that link to the forum, this thing just isn't worth the drama.
"Important"! back up everything on your computer, well there was one positive comment. Back to the drawing board, Thanks gang!!

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(NT) Yeah... I sort of got the same feeling as you. :)
by glenn30 / December 27, 2007 1:55 AM PST
In reply to: Ha!
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I like free stuff
by eddie11013 / December 27, 2007 2:54 AM PST

I followed the 'dsl reports' link and then went to 'megaload' site, downloaded, made my silent installer. Disconnected my cable modem, uninstalled AVG Free, rebooted, set a system restore point, installed my silent installer of AVG Pro, connected my cable modem, updated and everythings working great. Already ran a scan. No issues found. It's free for a year. I can live with that.
Thanks for the heads up,

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That's Great!
by hogndog / December 27, 2007 3:53 AM PST
In reply to: I like free stuff

That's good Eddie, I'm retired and couldn't afford to have something go wrong with my computer. I was concerned that a virus might have been on board, so here's to happy computing..

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(NT) Retired Also, That's why 'free' is good!!!
by eddie11013 / December 27, 2007 4:10 AM PST
In reply to: That's Great!
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