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Windows 7: Recommend a good free internet security program please

17 Oct 2010   #31
spyknee

W7 Ulti/64, XP Pro/32
 
 

MSE.
I was happy to discover it. I think its great that MS provided some 1st party app that is above and beyond retail box, for free. First used it with W7 box. Started to look for XP box's and bingo, its available now. Grabbed it right up.
Used to pay for 3rd party app, Trend Micro. Worked great at first but by 2007 version, nothing but trouble.

MSE is not perfect, but common sense must also play some part.


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17 Oct 2010   #32
CarlTR6

Windows 7 Ultimate 32 bit
 
 

I did not know MSE was available for XP.
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17 Oct 2010   #33
madtownidiot

 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by CarlTR6 View Post
I did not know MSE was available for XP.
Yes it is. And it works pretty well even in very old xp machines
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17 Oct 2010   #34
ken9122

Win7 x64 Ultimate SP1
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by CarlTR6 View Post
I did not know MSE was available for XP.
I have it several XP machines. Works just as good as it does on Win 7

Ken
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17 Oct 2010   #35
spyknee

W7 Ulti/64, XP Pro/32
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by CarlTR6 View Post
I did not know MSE was available for XP.
Ah HA,
Looks like a pup can teach the old dog a trick. LOL

Quite possibly these forums in another thread educated moi. Been so long I forget.
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17 Oct 2010   #36
Skulblaka

Windows 8 Professional 64-bit
 
 

Microsoft Security Essentials

I highly recommend it, and so do many people here.
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17 Oct 2010   #37
LiquidSnak

W7 Professional x64
 
 

Petey7: Microsoft Security Essentials

karlsnooks: Microsoft Security Essentials

ken9122: Microsoft Security Essentials

spyknee: MSE

The Howling Wolves: MSE

tw33k: MSE

hackerman1: MSE

thefabe: MSE

yowanvista: MSE

soho1: Microsoft Security Essentials

Skulblaka: Microsoft Security Essentials

madtownidiot: MSE



I just had to sum it all up for the lol's
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17 Oct 2010   #38
madtownidiot

 

you can add my name to the list for MSE recommendations.. I use it in xp machines and for people who are likely to screw up their system if I were to install Comodo..besides, if you get a virus after you install MSE, you get to blame Microsoft for it.
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18 Oct 2010   #39
yowanvista

Windows 10 Pro x64, Arch Linux
 
 

Comodo Internet Security does a good job too
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18 Oct 2010   #40
CarlTR6

Windows 7 Ultimate 32 bit
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by spyknee View Post
Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by CarlTR6 View Post
I did not know MSE was available for XP.
Ah HA,
Looks like a pup can teach the old dog a trick. LOL

Quite possibly these forums in another thread educated moi. Been so long I forget.
Oh yes, I learn everyday here.
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