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#1 Twistshifter2

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Posted 11 May 2006 - 03:38 PM

Which one is better.... i been hearing Mcafee is better is this true..

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Posted 11 May 2006 - 03:40 PM

McAfee, I would say. Although, at the moment, I am using AVG which I think is much better than both of these, and best of all-it's free!
But, yeah, McAfee is better, as Norton gets infected very easily.
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Posted 11 May 2006 - 04:08 PM

Yea I agree. Avg is the best and free. Always best to rember. If you are haveing major issues or every once in awhile do a scan in safe mode. Just a friendly tip.

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Posted 11 May 2006 - 07:26 PM

The question about which is better has been the subject of much debate, without any sort of resolution, as a search on this forum to find all references to either of the specific applications will demonstrate.
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Posted 11 May 2006 - 07:55 PM

Check out
http://www.icsalabs.com/icsa/product.php?t...36;gdhkkjk-kkkk

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Posted 11 May 2006 - 08:23 PM

Page speaks for itself. http://www.av-comparatives.org/

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