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Windows 7: McAfee Hosed in Windows 7 Beta

12 Jan 2009   #1

Windows 7 Ultimate x64 SP1
McAfee Hosed in Windows 7 Beta

For millions who decided to download and try out a free version of Microsoft's Windows 7 Beta, who also have been subscribed to McAfee virus protection, a rude awakening may be in store. Like with Vista-based PCs that have been running Internet Explorer 8 in beta form, PCs that run Windows 7 Beta can't run McAfee Total Protection or antivirus.

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13 Jan 2009   #2

Windows 10 Pro X64 Insider Preview (Skip Ahead) latest build

Good - hopefully it will stay that way....
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13 Jan 2009   #3

Windows 7 Ultimate x64 SP1

Aww, come on John, some people like Mcafee
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13 Jan 2009   #4

Windows 10 Pro X64 Insider Preview (Skip Ahead) latest build

some people also have no taste....
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