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AVG Anti Virus Free Edition


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#1 SirShade

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Posted 10 September 2004 - 09:59 PM

HI. a friend of mine recently recommended AVG Free Edition to me as a virus scan. Before I install it I was hoping that I could get some feed back Re the product. Basicly I want to make sure its as good as the big boys (Norton & Mcaffee). Thanks.

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Posted 10 September 2004 - 11:28 PM

Both AVG, and Avast are good, free anti-viruses.
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Posted 11 September 2004 - 06:46 AM

Yes AVG is a fine choice. And Avast is a wonderful program as well.
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Posted 11 September 2004 - 06:56 AM

Well SirShade

I have used Norton for my AV in the past. I uninstalled it because it became corrupted. It got to the point that it could detect virii but couldn't do anything about it. Fix or delete or quarantine. I'm using AVG now and it seems to be working wonderfully. I've also used Avast. That one was good too. IMHO tho, AVG is a bit more user friendly, but they are both good at what they do. Just thought I'd share my .02 cents. :thumbsup:

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Posted 16 September 2004 - 06:34 PM

AVG has been working great on my computer for about a year now with no problems.

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Posted 16 September 2004 - 08:23 PM

For additional comments, check down the topics on this board. There are several discussions about AVG. Generally it is well received by users,myself included.
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