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    Computer Antivirus Software

    I currently have McAfee on my computer and it bogs the entire thing down so much that I would like to get rid of it.

    Anyone have any suggestions for a cheap/free virus software?



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    Re: Computer Antivirus Software

    Quote Originally Posted by CO4Cy View Post
    I currently have McAfee on my computer and it bogs the entire thing down so much that I would like to get rid of it.

    Anyone have any suggestions for a cheap/free virus software?
    AVG or Avast will work just fine, and are totally free.



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    Re: Computer Antivirus Software

    Avast! And yes, you have to include the exlamation point.


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    Re: Computer Antivirus Software

    I prefer AVG, but if you are into pirate type theme go with Avast!



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    Re: Computer Antivirus Software

    McAfee eats up everyone's system resources. These guys have some good ideas here.


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    Re: Computer Antivirus Software

    Quote Originally Posted by cycloneG View Post
    Avast! And yes, you have to include the exlamation point.
    Oops, my bad. Good call.

    Avast! is a much prettier piece of software, if that's what you're into.



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    Re: Computer Antivirus Software

    I've never tried Avast but I have had good luck with AVG. Doesn't seem to eat up resources like the other "big name" anti-virus apps.



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    Re: Computer Antivirus Software

    I have used both AVG and Avast!...and for some reason I prefer Avast. I hardly notice Avast! while AVG seemed to slow my computer down. I have been more than satisfied with Avast!. Go to download.com and you can get either one.



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    Re: Computer Antivirus Software

    Comodo makes excellent stuff, and they also have free AV. I haven't used it, but they have a great free firewall, and I use their registry cleaner often.

    AntiVirus Download Comodo Free Anti Virus Software Internet Security



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    Re: Computer Antivirus Software

    I always use AVG, works pretty well.


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    Re: Computer Antivirus Software

    Quote Originally Posted by isucyfan View Post
    Comodo makes excellent stuff, and they also have free AV. I haven't used it, but they have a great free firewall, and I use their registry cleaner often.

    AntiVirus Download Comodo Free Anti Virus Software Internet Security


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    Re: Computer Antivirus Software

    NOD32


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    Re: Computer Antivirus Software

    I've had good luck using AVG.



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    Re: Computer Antivirus Software

    Quote Originally Posted by bostinelosd View Post
    Just what are you doing over there?
    Not hiding anything (except for a couple of bodies in my crawlspace), but running this just really speeds things up and gets rid of unneeded crap...kind of like a digital enema.



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    Quote Originally Posted by isucyfan View Post
    Not hiding anything (except for a couple of bodies in my crawlspace), but running this just really speeds things up and gets rid of unneeded crap...kind of like a digital enema.

    Niiiiiiice.



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