SpyBot S&D

  Bald Eagle 07:08 04 Jan 2008
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Can anyone recommend something as good as this? I'm getting mightily teed off with it. It now takes up to 6 or more attempts to launch it. On my latest update attempt it now states I need administrative rights to use the immunize feature. I go to an account with admin rights but it only immunizes the computer for that account not the day to day account I use. It has only just started doing this and personally I don't need the aggro.I now have ~50,000 not immunised and ~30,000 immunised.

BE

  rawprawn 07:55 04 Jan 2008

SuperAntispyware
click here

A Squared

click here

  rawprawn 07:56 04 Jan 2008

To use Admin Rights, when you open it right click on the icon and select "Run as Administrator" in the context menu.

  sunny staines 08:40 04 Jan 2008

go with rawprawn those ones are better

  Probabilitydrive 08:46 04 Jan 2008

Alternatively, download this Beta Version click here
which has addressed the sluggish opening times. You still need to use rawprawns steps to immunize though.

  birdface 09:20 04 Jan 2008

Spybot finds nothing on my computer since downloading it about 3 months ago.I would go for A Squared it has 3 different scans that you can run.1st takes about 5 minutes 2nd takes about 20 minutes and the full scan takes over an hour.I use the first scan most days the 2nd scan once a week and the full scan once a month.And its free.

  Bald Eagle 10:16 04 Jan 2008

Tried SuperAntispyware and I'm very impressed. Already use A Squared on my other computer and found it took forever to scan, will remove and install SuperA.

BE

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