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Windows 7: Whats the very lightest AV program out there?

12 Dec 2016   #11
MoxieMomma

OEM Windows 7 Ult (x64) SP1
 
 

OOPS!

Mods, I lost track in the previous reply of where I was posting.

It may be best to please split off everything below the first sentence (about MSE compatibility problems) and to move the remainder to the working "Latest Version" thread?

<Your call>

Sorry about that.

Thank you,

MM


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12 Dec 2016   #12
AddRAM

Windows 7 Pro x64 Windows 10 Pro x64
 
 

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13 Dec 2016   #13
Layback Bear

Windows 7 Pro. 64/SP-1
 
 

This is what security programs I run active and they have worked well together for years.

Microsoft Security Essentials.
Malwarebytes Anti Malware Premium.
Windows 7 built in Firewall.

I don't know exactly what footprint they all have together because I don't really care. They work and that is what counts.

Jack
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