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Windows 7: Norton 2010 in Public Beta

15 Jul 2009   #31

Windows 7 x64

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by pparks1 View Post
What is the big deal with I keep seeing people saying they avoid products that support that website...but I'm not sure what is causing the severe dislike.
In the past has done things like bundling their toolbar with other applications and not offering an "opt-out" feature. Basically they are spyware that borders on malware. The presence of in a security product is a real cause for concern because they are interested only in marketing, not in guarding the privacy of the user. If you want more information just do a Google search and you will understand why people are upset that Symantec has partnered with them.

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15 Jul 2009   #32

Windows 7 Home Premium x64

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by jblazea50 View Post
this is a 2 week subscription?

i installed the beta internet security and activated with the key they emailed and it says 14 day trial
If the trial is that short, I'm sticking with MSE.
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15 Jul 2009   #33

Windows 7

i believe you can get new keys from them and continue running it...i was able to get new key to add on to my subscription
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16 Jul 2009   #34

Windows® 8 Pro (64-bit)

I tried it and was impressed by their product this time. Less memory usage, strong AV engine, frequent updates, etc. I you want a paid AV, then either NOD32 4 or Norton 2010 will be a good choice.
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16 Jul 2009   #35

Windows 7 x64

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Klaw117 View Post
If the trial is that short, I'm sticking with MSE.
They usually limit a build to 14 days and release a new one near the end so you can keep using the product without interruption. This makes sure all the beta testers use the latest builds.
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