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#1 OldPhil

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Posted 10 September 2008 - 07:57 PM

I am trying to help out a buddy who is disabled and short of jingle, his Norton subscription ran out so he vulnerable. Would like to fix him up ASAP.

Thanks in advance for any help.

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Posted 10 September 2008 - 08:46 PM

You should try one of these and see how it works out.
Freeware Replacements For Common Commercial Apps
I personally like Antivir (Avira)

Should also fully remove Norton first. Well after downloading the new A/V,but before install.

Download and run the Norton Removal Tool
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Posted 10 September 2008 - 08:56 PM

Not the brightest bulb!!!! I have recommended the Free ware Replacements site to several of my friends, just slipped by my old gourd!!! Thanks for the refresher!!

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Posted 10 September 2008 - 09:05 PM

You're welcome .. make sure the add a spyware or two and a 2 way firewall. :thumbsup:
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Posted 22 September 2008 - 01:20 PM

Super Combination-Spyware Doctor 6 Starter&AVIRA...well i using Prem Security Suite, but Free is powerful too...For 2-way firewall[Vista-Zonealarm free, XP-PC Tools Firewall PLUS]

Edited by ~PrEmIuM~, 22 September 2008 - 01:21 PM.





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