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CAN I HAVE 2 ANTI VIRUS INSTALLED WITH ONE DELETED FROM STARTUP?

I HAVE MCAFEE DELETED FROM STARTUP ENTRY.I AM NOW WORKING WITH AVG FREE EDITION.IS IT SAFE & SECURE?

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    NOOR AHMAD Feb 06, 2009

    THANX 4 GIVNG A TRY.BUT IS IT SAFE TO HAVE 2 NT VIRUS PROGS?

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I have installed AVG Free on many computers and have not had any problems with it. It does a good job of cleaning up infected systems.

I also recommend AVAST, http://www.avast.com which is free for non-commercial, home use. You only need to register it once per year. It has a very good boot time scanner that I use to clean up systems that won't otherwise boot, or have very persistent viruses.

Posted on Feb 06, 2009

  • Chris Feb 06, 2009

    Yes, it is safe. I have run 2 anti-virus programs on machines with the only problem being that sometimes one program will not want you to run a second.



    Another problem with doing it is that they usually take up a substantial amount of RAM memory, so running 1 is usually better than running 2, especially if you don't have a lot or RAM.

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I have used them for 8 years and have never regreated it.

They design Network Server anti Virus software but have the free version for personal computer. Its great and it runs smooth and discreet in the taskbar. Any other questions, let me know.

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