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I have upgraded from Norton internet security suite 2005 to the 2008 edition. My computer keeps freezing up and crashing. I have uninstalled and re-installed the program to no avail. Norton also keeps detecting a trojan and it supposedly fixes it and then I have to restart. This occurs regularly. OS is XP service pack 2. Please could you help?

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Trojans can be tough to get rid of, the best solution is to reinstall Windows xp, then try installing norton again. Reinstalling windows will rid your computer of whatever program or cookie that contains the trojan. Then norton should take over and keep these forms of malware at bay.

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Click on the link that i have provided below and give symantec (norton) a call. They will help you sort this problem out.





http://www.symantec.com/business/support/contact_techsupp_static.jsp






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Need to remove norton security


  1. Please download and save SymNRT.exe to your desktop.
  2. Close all programs and double click on the tool.
  3. Follow the on-screen instructions.
  4. Restart the computer if asked.
  5. Then delete the SymNRT.exe tool from your desktop.
  6. Open the Program Files folder on your local disk ( normally C: )
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u can find symnrt in ftp://ftp.symantec.com/public/english_us_canada/linked_files/tsgen/SymNRT.exe

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Internet explorer 8.0 was upgraded on my computer also the CA was upgraded. now my explorer will freeze upand not connect or load home page. I have messed around with it and found the only way to use the...


I would recommend you uninstall IE8 until CA gets this fixed. Or you can dump CA which IMO is not the best paid for Antivirus software and either buy a great one like Karparski, http://www.kaspersky.com/ or Webroot. http://www.webroot.com/En_US/index.html You can also get a great one free in Avast Home Edition. http://www.avast.com/eng/download-avast-home.html I run the free version of Avast and love it. Be careful with the download of Avast and only use that link of go here http://download.cnet.com/Avast-Home-Edition/3000-2239_4-10019223.html?tag=mncol;pop and get it. There is a malicious copycat calling itself Avast.

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Thats Norton for you! this is a very heavy and memory hungry program, it takes control of your computer and if you have not got enough system or virtual memory it will cause the pc all kinds of problems. To fix this either upgrade the system memory or don't use Norton, use AVG free instead, its a lighter program and lets you have some speed back over the internet.

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I had same problem. I went to Start\All Programs\Accessories\System Tools\System Restore. I picked date before which Norton 360 was installed. It got my internet connection back. I'm not even going to try Norton anymore. Time better spent trying to get my money back.

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Actually all Norton products slow down the computers. Why dont you uninstall Norton 360, and see whether the performance of your computer has increased,if it does, ill recommend you to install Bitdefender Internet Security 2008, please check link below:
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it is a review of all the security softwares. and also ill recommend you to install, Tuneup Utilities 2008, it will keep your computer clean of junk files.

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I purchased norton systemworks bacic upgrade may 17th i keep getting anotice saying it is expired as of right now i have no protection


The issue is comman with nortan Anti Virus and what you have to do is first uninstall all the componets of Norton form you computer by using Nortan removel tool from :-
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Once it is done it will restart your computer and then try to install the Nortan 2005 an dthen run the upgrade once it is install.

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