Anti Virus ? ? ?

  Lasse 20:31 14 Nov 2003
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Which anti virus is best AVG, Norton, Norman, Panda or Mc Afee. Does anybody know of any good spam and ad. blocking software. I am now trying the trial version of Norton Internet Security. It has the lot but I have had a problem sending E-mails since I installed it. I can E-mails recieve OK. It seems to have slowed my computer down a lot.

  porci 20:35 14 Nov 2003

Get rid of it.It chews up so many system resources and is just a pain. AVG is perfect for me and using Sygate or Zone Alarm as a firewall is sufficient in my opinion and reading other views on these topics

  GANDALF <|:-)> 20:35 14 Nov 2003

They are all good and there is no point in paying. click here and download AVG.

G

  Thetford Brian 20:42 14 Nov 2003

I agree that they are all just about equally as good.
I've tried Norton and it does tend to use a lot of system resources.

AVG if free and does a great job - just ensure that you check the 'use heuristics' check box.
Otherwise all it's defaults are fine.

  DieSse 21:00 14 Nov 2003

"Which anti virus is best"

NOD32 - click here

Better at detecting viruses - faster - uses less system resources.

  spuds 23:14 14 Nov 2003

AVG is the one for me.Never let me down yet, and I have used it for ages.

  paperlad 00:49 15 Nov 2003

AVG

  Proxy Worm 14:21 15 Nov 2003

AVG FOR ME!!!! And its free so why not!
Some claim it to better than norton so why pay!
click here

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