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Windows 7: Poll: Microsoft Forefront, Avast, McAfee comparison

23 Aug 2009   #1

Windows 7 Home Premium x64
Poll: Microsoft Forefront, Avast, McAfee comparison

Hi all,

I recently installed Windows 7 Final after i got the iso from my school-provided msdn account, but while i was searching through other software, I noticed Microsoft Forefront Client Security. I downloaded and installed it in place of Avast! antivirus, which i had been using for years.

My question is: as a student here, i have free access to Microsoft Forefront and McAfee antivirus, as well the free version of Avast!; Which software do you recommend i run, and why?

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23 Aug 2009   #2

Windows® 8 Pro (64-bit)

Many geeks here prefer NOD32 and Avast. I have used both with Win7 and currently using Avast Pro. Works well.
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