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Windows 7: Post you computer program/ firewall set up!!

12 Apr 2012   #1
xxsicknessxx

windows7 64bit
 
 
Post you computer program/ firewall set up!!

Computer?
Desk top or labtop
Anti Virus
anti malware
network tools
hard drive
memory
registry cleaners
windows ver
tweakers


anything I missed? your basic set up that runs all the time and how it works for you.

Avast with security essentials. Anti Malware (I run once in awhile) labtop btw. windows 7 with basic windows firewall.

Toshiba labtop.
Its slow multitasking but over all good computer feels secure.


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12 Apr 2012   #2
elstupido

win 7 64
 
 

Win 7 64
SUA
Chrome
Sandboxie
Winpatrol
Private firewall at default
Computer seems fast enough for me for a 2yr old Toshiba 505. However my only concern would be for a possible conflict down the road between Sandboxie (experimental 64 mode) and a Windows update, or Private firewall and Winpatrol.
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12 Apr 2012   #3
CanIHaz

Windows 7 Home Premium x64 SP1
 
 

Win 7 x64 SP1 updated and fully patched
Eset AV + Webroot SecureAnywhere + Sandboxie (experimental protection)
Look'n'Stop Firewall
TuneUp Utilities + CCleaner


Pretty fast and light. Still can do anything i want without feeling a lag.
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13 Apr 2012   #4
Jacee
Microsoft MVP

Windows 7 Ultimate 32bit SP1
 
 

Quote:
labtop btw
Do you mean "laptop"?
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13 Apr 2012   #5
DavidE

W7 Pro x64, W10 Pro x64
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by xxsicknessxx View Post
anything I missed? your basic set up that runs all the time and how it works for you.
No program is 100% at virus/malware prevention.
Consider making backup images of the OS and backups of data files.
Keep the backup HD offline when not making backups.
If anything happens to the HD, OS, data, etc., it is much more likely you can recover.
Backups work well for me, and i think of this as another protection layer.

SF has many tutorials about backups.
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