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Windows 7: Can I use Avast with Norton 2010?Is Avast is light AV?

06 Feb 2010   #1
dkyd30

 
Can I use Avast with Norton 2010?Is Avast is light AV?

I m using Norton 2010 but thinking to take Extra security.
So should i use Avast with it or MSE ????
Which one will be lighter & better ???????

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06 Feb 2010   #2
jav

Windows 7 Ultimate x86 SP1
 
 

your best bet will be leaving norton alone...
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06 Feb 2010   #3

Windows 8.1 Pro x64
 
 

Norton is better than Avast5
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06 Feb 2010   #4

Windows 8 Pro x64
 
 

It is not advisable to use two Antivirus programs at once as it may cause conflicts. Choose one or the other and stay with it. My personal opinion is that Avast is a LOT better than Norton's.
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06 Feb 2010   #5

window 7
 
 

i think norton 1 of the best protection!
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06 Feb 2010   #6

Windows® 7 Home Premium SP1 [x64]
 
 

Avast, in my personal opinion, IS better than Norton.

More people have issues with Norton, than they do actually successfully using Norton.

If you'd like something Safe-to-run Side-by-Side with Avast, I'd recommend ThreatFire. It's a Free "Addon" for current Security Applications.

ThreatFire AntiVirus - Behavioral Virus and Spyware Protection
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07 Feb 2010   #7

Windows 7 ultimate 32bit OEM 6.1 Build7600
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by ProXic View Post
Avast, in my personal opinion, IS better than Norton.

More people have issues with Norton, than they do actually successfully using Norton.

If you'd like something Safe-to-run Side-by-Side with Avast, I'd recommend ThreatFire. It's a Free "Addon" for current Security Applications.

ThreatFire AntiVirus - Behavioral Virus and Spyware Protection
can u tell me what problem... because my success rate is 100% with NIS2010.. and i installed it on many pc i cant remember without problem.. now elaborate ...
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07 Feb 2010   #8

Windows 8.1 Pro x64
 
 

Avast has many compatibility issues with 64-bit
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07 Feb 2010   #9

Windows 8 Pro x64
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by yowanvista View Post
Avast has many compatibility issues with 64-bit
Please enlighten me with some kind of proof to backup this Statement.
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07 Feb 2010   #10

Windows 8.1 Pro RTM x64
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by yowanvista View Post
Avast has many compatibility issues with 64-bit
Such as what? Please specify and give examples. I'm currently running Avast! on all my OSes, both 32-bit and 64-bit, and I haven't had any issues whatsoever.
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