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Windows 7: MSE and Bitdefender

03 Oct 2014   #1

Windows 7 32bit
MSE and Bitdefender

As I was having problems earlier with security threads, so firstly is it fine to have 'Bitdefender 10 free' installed?
Secondly, before installing it asks for blocking/uninstalling the existing competition i.e. MSE in this case, in order to have a decent install. So, how wise is it to even try to install it sans active defence; and, more importantly how to do it?

pls suggest.

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03 Oct 2014   #2

Win-7-Pro64bit 7-H-Prem-64bit

Hi and welcome to SevenForums,
In all honesty I would stay far away from BitDefender and use the tried and true MBAM and SAS
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03 Oct 2014   #3

Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit 7601 Multiprocessor Free Service Pack 1

well for what Its worth, I have bdis 2014, along side malwarebytes,antimalware, windows defender. pc clean as hounds tooth. well pleased, with the protection.
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03 Oct 2014   #4
Layback Bear

Windows 7 Pro. 64/SP-1

You can use what you like best. I highly recommend not running more than one active anti virus program at one time on one computer.
Not everybody has problems with BitDefender but I have read enough post on this forum of those who have that I also would not recommend it.

What works well for me active is:

Microsoft Security Essentials
Malwarebytes Anti Malware Premium.
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04 Oct 2014   #5

Windows 7 32bit

thanks a lot guys for all those valuable feedbacks!
thx again...ucma
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