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Windows 7: possible McAfee patches for windows 7?

22 Oct 2009   #1
DJ Jazzy Jew

windows 7 64bit
 
 
possible McAfee patches for windows 7?

On my windows 7 compatability advisor it said that McAfee is not supported with the that version, but I get McAfee for free from my university and I do not want to end up paying for a virus protection program or have to use trial versions or things of that nature. Does anybody know about patches for McAfee that may make it work with 7?


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22 Oct 2009   #2
Dark Nova Gamer

Windows 7 Ultimate, OS X 10.7, Ubuntu 11.04
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by DJ Jazzy Jew View Post
On my windows 7 compatability advisor it said that McAfee is not supported with the that version, but I get McAfee for free from my university and I do not want to end up paying for a virus protection program or have to use trial versions or things of that nature. Does anybody know about patches for McAfee that may make it work with 7?
I'm not up to speed with McAfee, however I do not believe patches are out yet.

You could use Microsoft Security Essentials or look here.
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22 Oct 2009   #3
DJ Jazzy Jew

windows 7 64bit
 
 
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so what antivirus would you recommend?
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22 Oct 2009   #4
Dark Nova Gamer

Windows 7 Ultimate, OS X 10.7, Ubuntu 11.04
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by DJ Jazzy Jew View Post
so what antivirus would you recommend?
Personally I use Microsoft Security Essentials, it does what its suppose to do. Free, easy to use, not a resource hog.

I recommend trying it.
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28 Oct 2009   #5
Etihtsarom

7 Prof
 
 

Hey Jew...hahhaha, welcome to the forums. If you're using Mcafee Enterprise (8.7i) you will need patch 2 for 7 support.
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