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Norton AV Question

by Chris83 / July 31, 2005 11:57 PM PDT

If a subscription to Norton has expired, can you still run the utility by downloading the file containing the most recent Norton virus definitions?

Just wondering.

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Nope. . .
by Coryphaeus / August 1, 2005 1:15 AM PDT
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Each time Norton goes on line for updates, it runs a little utility that will check the subscription status. If you subscription has expired, no download.

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by Chris83 / August 1, 2005 6:30 AM PDT
In reply to: Nope. . .

What if I download and install the latest definitions file from a site such as "Major Geeks"?

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by MarkFlax Forum moderator / August 1, 2005 8:36 AM PDT
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I'm sorry but I have locked this thread.

I realise you have a problem but it is to do with trying to get an unlicensed program to work using a "work around" and I fear that bends the forum policies somewhat.

If your Norton's product software subscription has expired then you have two choices;

1] Renew it, or

2] Try other software.

There are plenty of alternatives around and the Virus and Security Alert forum on this site lists many.

My regrets.


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by MarkFlax Forum moderator / August 1, 2005 6:17 PM PDT
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