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Windows 7: Microsoft Security Essentials Finds New Malware But Avoids False Posit


09 Jun 2010   #1

MS Windows 7 Ultimate SP1 64-bit
 
 
Microsoft Security Essentials Finds New Malware But Avoids False Posit

Microsoft Security Essentials Finds New Malware But Avoids False Positives, Still the Best Free Option


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10 Jun 2010   #2

Windows 10 Tech Preview 9879 x64
 
 

Just saw this. I think a lot of us around here already knew this, but it's good that words getting out.
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10 Jun 2010   #3

MS Windows 7 Ultimate SP1 64-bit
 
 

What I like is the independent evaluation and comparison of various AV software. MS shows up as the best of the free av software and better than nearly all not-free av software.
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10 Jun 2010   #4

Windows 7 Ultimate 64 bit, Mac OS X 10.6
 
 

I like MSE over Avast Home (Free)...
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11 Jun 2010   #5

Win 7 Pro 64Bit
 
 

it may be good but i am geting pig sick of essentials keep telling me both my xp and Windows 7 might not be legal and go on line to fix it its about time they fixed this bug
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12 Jun 2010   #6

MS Windows 7 Ultimate SP1 64-bit
 
 

arfer,
It's not a bug. I suggest you go to the site they recommend. Many people have purchased what they thought was a legal copy of Windows.
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12 Jun 2010   #7

Windows 7 Home Premium 64 bit
 
 

+1 for MSE. Been using it since it came out and zero problems so far.
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12 Jun 2010   #8

Windows 7 Professional 64-bit
 
 

+2 for MSE!
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12 Jun 2010   #9
Microsoft MVP

64-bit Windows 8.1 Enterprise
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by nokian73me View Post
I like MSE over Avast Home (Free)...
I use both with no problem.
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12 Jun 2010   #10

MS Windows 7 Ultimate SP1 64-bit
 
 

Shawn,
You will probably find the comparative performance of Avast Home and MSE given in the article interesting.
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