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Windows 7: What's the better antivirus for windows 7 x64 ??

18 May 2010   #1

Windows 7 Home Premium x64
 
 
What's the better antivirus for windows 7 x64 ??

Hello ! I need a good antivirus for my laptop.. And I saw in other forums Avira is the best Can anyone tell me other sugestions ?

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18 May 2010   #2

Win 8 Release candidate 8400
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by piatnik1996 View Post
Hello ! I need a good antivirus for my laptop.. And I saw in other forums Avira is the best Can anyone tell me other sugestions ?
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There are many. Every week someone asks the same question. I suggest doing a search and you will get all the info you ever need.

Some of the contenders are, Microsoft security essentials, ESET smart security, Avast, AVG, and many more. Everyone has a afavorite.


Ken
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18 May 2010   #3

Windows 7 Professional x64
 
 

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19 May 2010   #4

Windows 7 Home Premium x64
 
 

If you want a free one, I suggest Microsoft Security Essentials. It runs flawlessly with 7
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19 May 2010   #5

 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by EchoX860 View Post
If you want a free one, I suggest Microsoft Security Essentials. It runs flawlessly with 7
It may run flawlessly, but it still misses.
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19 May 2010   #6

Windows 8.1 Pro RTM x64
 
 

All AVs, whether free or paid for, are only able to detect malware if the signatures are present in their databases. That is why it is especially important to ensure that your AV updates its database at least on a daily basis.
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19 May 2010   #7

Windows 7 Professional x64
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by EchoX860 View Post
If you want a free one, I suggest Microsoft Security Essentials. It runs flawlessly with 7
Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Adrian View Post
Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by EchoX860 View Post
If you want a free one, I suggest Microsoft Security Essentials. It runs flawlessly with 7
It may run flawlessly, but it still misses.
Please, guys, let's not turn his question into a place to show our favorite AVs. Everyone has different opinions, and no one will ever "win" one of these arguments.

Please read the link I posted above. Here it is again: http://www.sevenforums.com/system-se...nti-virus.html
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19 May 2010   #8

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Adrian View Post
Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by EchoX860 View Post
If you want a free one, I suggest Microsoft Security Essentials. It runs flawlessly with 7
It may run flawlessly, but it still misses.
As do most of the other AV's....with the noted exception that others may not run as flawlessly or with as few system resources.

If there was a perfect product, we would all be using it.
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19 May 2010   #9

Windows 7 Ultimate 64bit
 
 

i would go with avast 5
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