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Having problem downloading anti spy ware with my vista program

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Be sure that the proggy is for Vista. Turn off all running proggys including any virus control you now have. Download the file and save to your desktop. It will be an exe. file. When it is finished you can click on it to install when you are ready. It may not install of you have another security program on the system, so you will need to uninstall the other program. before you can install the new one. When yo have the new one installed update it immedaitely and get it going then you can configure it the way you want it.

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