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Windows 7: Comodo update question


15 Dec 2010   #1
Borg 386

Win 7 32 Home Premium, Win 7 64 Pro, Win 8.1 Pro
 
 
Comodo update question

Hey, I'm just curious about the Comodo update.

They released one about 2 days ago, and I see that it now comes bundled with GeekBuddy, a free trial for 60 days.

I haven't updated yet because I'm wondering, can you opt not to include that in the update?

Anyone updated yet and was there an opt out option on that?

Thanx


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15 Dec 2010   #2
DBone

Windows 7 Home Premium x64 SP1
 
 

This was just an update to fix the trusted vendor list. I updated yesterday after I received the update notice, without any problems. I am only using CAV (AV & Defense + only) and the update didn't try to install the FW or Geek Buddy.

https://forums.comodo.com/install-se...-t66346.0.html
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15 Dec 2010   #3
Borg 386

Win 7 32 Home Premium, Win 7 64 Pro, Win 8.1 Pro
 
 

Thanx DBone

The only reason I asked was when I clicked on the info link, GeekBuddy was listed, and I prefer to have a choice in what I put on my system.
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15 Dec 2010   #4
EchoX860

Windows 7 Home Premium x64
 
 

You only get GeekBuddy if you download the entire thing again from their website (like you did the first time), and once you do, you can check/uncheck Firewall or GeekBuddy
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16 Dec 2010   #5
Borg 386

Win 7 32 Home Premium, Win 7 64 Pro, Win 8.1 Pro
 
 

Thanx EchoX860, I was wondering about that. I did mine & it was a quick update, but the "find out more" link made it look like you were going to get that whether you wanted it or not.
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03 Jan 2011   #6
Maxxwire

Windows 7 x64 Home Premium
 
 

Borg 386- Yes, you can opt out of Geek Buddy just as you can opt out of any other Comodo offering like the Comodo DNS Servers.

~Maxx~

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