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Windows 7: What antivirus do you use on Windows 7?

28 Oct 2009   #11
RugbyHoe

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
 
 

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Hmmm....i don't thing these is good. I need some antivirus to install and to work good!
Different strokes for different folks, but I have MSE on 5 PC's here (3 of wich are operated by teenagers), and so far I haven't had any issues. It is an installed scanner (not one of those internet based tools), if that makes any difference. It's Microsoft's replacement to Live OneCare.
I'm from Macedonia and that security essentials is not avalable in my country.

What are you thing about Norton Internet Security 2010?
I'm afraid my opinion of Symantec/Norton isn't very good. It always seemed to really eat up a lot of system resources, plus I like the fact that there are free alternatives (at least in the US)...


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28 Oct 2009   #12
Endry

Windows 7
 
 

Hmm....I don't know what to install Kaspersky 2010 isn't wery good, and I don't like, so AVG or Norton is my choice, or somthing else tell me?
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28 Oct 2009   #13
RugbyHoe

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
 
 

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Hmm....I don't know what to install Kaspersky 2010 isn't wery good, and I don't like, so AVG or Norton is my choice, or somthing else tell me?
They both are good choices. I'd try AVG first since it's free. You can always buy Norton later if you don't like it.
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28 Oct 2009   #14
Dinesh

Windows® 8 Pro (64-bit)
 
 

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Different strokes for different folks, but I have MSE on 5 PC's here (3 of wich are operated by teenagers), and so far I haven't had any issues. It is an installed scanner (not one of those internet based tools), if that makes any difference. It's Microsoft's replacement to Live OneCare.
I'm from Macedonia and that security essentials is not avalable in my country.

What are you thing about Norton Internet Security 2010?
I'm afraid my opinion of Symantec/Norton isn't very good. It always seemed to really eat up a lot of system resources, plus I like the fact that there are free alternatives (at least in the US)...
Norton 2010 products are enough to change your mind.
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28 Oct 2009   #15
RugbyHoe

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
 
 

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Hmm....I don't know what to install Kaspersky 2010 isn't wery good, and I don't like, so AVG or Norton is my choice, or somthing else tell me?
They both are good choices. I'd try AVG first since it's free. You can always buy Norton later if you don't like it.
You might want to visit the sticky post in this forum to get more information.

Which antivirus is best for win7
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28 Oct 2009   #16
Endry

Windows 7
 
 

Hmm, AVG....can you give me link to donwload it, new version.
Or other antivirus............. :S

EDIT: I faund it, but the free version work 30 days? Or is all ok?
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28 Oct 2009   #17
Dark Nova Gamer

Windows 7 Ultimate, OS X 10.7, Ubuntu 11.04
 
 

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Hmm, AVG....can you give me link to donwload it, new version.
Or other antivirus............. :S

EDIT: I faund it, but the free version work 30 days? Or is all ok?
Thank you for downloading AVG Anti-Virus Free Edition from Download.com

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28 Oct 2009   #18
RugbyHoe

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Endry View Post
Hmm, AVG....can you give me link to donwload it, new version.
Or other antivirus............. :S

EDIT: I faund it, but the free version work 30 days? Or is all ok?
The free version doesn't have a time limit.
My System SpecsSystem Spec
28 Oct 2009   #19
Endry

Windows 7
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by RugbyHoe View Post
Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Endry View Post
Hmm, AVG....can you give me link to donwload it, new version.
Or other antivirus............. :S

EDIT: I faund it, but the free version work 30 days? Or is all ok?
The free version doesn't have a time limit.
Does free version have something limit or no? About scan and something else?......

I download these http://www.filehippo.com/download_avg_antivirus/ it's OK?
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28 Oct 2009   #20
Dark Nova Gamer

Windows 7 Ultimate, OS X 10.7, Ubuntu 11.04
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Endry View Post
Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by RugbyHoe View Post
Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Endry View Post
Hmm, AVG....can you give me link to donwload it, new version.
Or other antivirus............. :S

EDIT: I faund it, but the free version work 30 days? Or is all ok?
The free version doesn't have a time limit.
Does free version have something limit or no? About scan and something else?......

I download these Download AVG Free Edition 9.0.698 - FileHippo.com it's OK?
Just download it from here.

Thank you for downloading AVG Anti-Virus Free Edition from Download.com

The free version is what it is, free. No limit.
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