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Free Antivirus for Vista?
    #11172647 - 10/03/09 01:51 AM (8 years, 2 months ago)

Anyone know of a good free antivirus for Vista? My Norton Antivirus just ran out. I want stuff that you guys actually use so I know its good. Thanks :awesome:


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Re: Free Antivirus for Vista? [Re: Triptonic]
    #11172696 - 10/03/09 02:02 AM (8 years, 2 months ago)

avast


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Re: Free Antivirus for Vista? [Re: Hendostan]
    #11172705 - 10/03/09 02:03 AM (8 years, 2 months ago)

link?


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Re: Free Antivirus for Vista? [Re: Triptonic]
    #11172763 - 10/03/09 02:17 AM (8 years, 2 months ago)



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Re: Free Antivirus for Vista? [Re: Triptonic]
    #11172799 - 10/03/09 02:24 AM (8 years, 2 months ago)



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Re: Free Antivirus for Vista? [Re: Gastronomicus]
    #11172806 - 10/03/09 02:25 AM (8 years, 2 months ago)

Quote:

Gastronomicus said:
www.google.com




amen :thumbup: ain't too difficult


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Re: Free Antivirus for Vista? [Re: Hendostan]
    #11172847 - 10/03/09 02:34 AM (8 years, 2 months ago)

Its not free man. the trial is.


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Re: Free Antivirus for Vista? [Re: Triptonic]
    #11172858 - 10/03/09 02:37 AM (8 years, 2 months ago)

And the reason I asked for the link in the first place was to see if he had some site where it was free. Dont gimme that google bullshit.


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Re: Free Antivirus for Vista? [Re: Triptonic]
    #11172874 - 10/03/09 02:39 AM (8 years, 2 months ago)

no. its free. "60 day trial period" just mean you need to register for a license key, which is also free. read the fine print.


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Re: Free Antivirus for Vista? [Re: Hendostan]
    #11172920 - 10/03/09 02:47 AM (8 years, 2 months ago)

Then why does it say it costs 35 bucks for it?


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Re: Free Antivirus for Vista? [Re: Triptonic]
    #11172933 - 10/03/09 02:49 AM (8 years, 2 months ago)

are you looking at the pro edition? i've never paid a dime for the home edition.


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Re: Free Antivirus for Vista? [Re: Hendostan]
    #11173409 - 10/03/09 04:56 AM (8 years, 2 months ago)

Might be...thanks for the download man.


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Re: Free Antivirus for Vista? [Re: Triptonic]
    #11173414 - 10/03/09 04:59 AM (8 years, 2 months ago)

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Triptonic said:
Anyone know of a good free antivirus for Vista?



Linux.


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Re: Free Antivirus for Vista? [Re: German Kahuna]
    #11173592 - 10/03/09 07:05 AM (8 years, 2 months ago)



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Re: Free Antivirus for Vista? [Re: koraks]
    #11173680 - 10/03/09 08:14 AM (8 years, 2 months ago)

To be honest, i've been running my computer unprotected for a year less than what i've been using a computer. It's really not needed in most cases (9+ years of avid downloading)

unless your a dumbass and look for cracks and open emails from spammers, you will be wasting your computers CPU and memory, bogging down your system for nothing. Simple email and web browsing do NOT lead to catching a virus.

limewire does have viruses', but torrents generally don't. It all depends on your ability to recover your files and format your drive/reinstalll everything--something that can be unavoidable in any case.

linux is not free of virus' but less likely. Remember that the number of windows users outnumbers linux users--to virus makers advantage, and yours, as a linux users,  because they are usually "script kiddies" that use pre made programs to do their dirty work. Because of Linuxs' independence from a standard, it makes it harder to write a virus that will replicate and distribute itself on a "standard" linux machine. There is no "standard" in the world of linux.  Ok, so you dont want to convert. I tried, and i think i'll give it a few more years before ubuntu/user friendly/STABLE versions of linux emerge.

and i've also heard good things about AVG (mostly that it's an AV that's free.)


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Re: Free Antivirus for Vista? [Re: koraks]
    #11173683 - 10/03/09 08:16 AM (8 years, 2 months ago)

i also recommend avast home edition. the real bitch is going to be getting norton off of your computer..


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Re: Free Antivirus for Vista? [Re: JT]
    #11177008 - 10/03/09 09:51 PM (8 years, 2 months ago)

Ya norton came off pretty clean actually. I downloaded Avast! it seems like a pretty good program. Thanks everyone.


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Re: Free Antivirus for Vista? [Re: Triptonic]
    #11177694 - 10/03/09 11:44 PM (8 years, 2 months ago)

avg anti virus

google it, should be second link.


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Re: Free Antivirus for Vista? [Re: jared11]
    #11177738 - 10/03/09 11:56 PM (8 years, 2 months ago)

I didn't realise people still got virus'.


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Re: Free Antivirus for Vista? [Re: jared11]
    #11178631 - 10/04/09 04:43 AM (8 years, 2 months ago)

Quote:

Triptonic said:
Ya norton came off pretty clean actually. I downloaded Avast! it seems like a pretty good program. Thanks everyone.



Quote:

jared11 said:
avg anti virus

google it, should be second link.



What part of I downloaded one already didnt you get?


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