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I have just purchased Norton Antivirus 2008 and I cannot install the program. Keeps coming up error

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It's possible you already have an antivirus program installed. You need to uninstall it, restart then install your Norton Antivirus.

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I have cd for norton antivirus 2008 need instructions on how to do it


1. Preparing before you begin
    1-1 Make sure that your computer has the necessary system requirements.

    * Windows XP Home Edition/Professional
    * Windows Vista (32 and 64-bit) Home basic, Home Premium, Ultimate, Business, Starter Edition

    * 300 MHz or higher processor
    * 256MB RAM
    * 180MB of available hard disk space

    1-2 Remove any other antivirus programs that you currently have installed.
    To remove them, click Start > Control Panel > Add or Remove programs. In the list of current installed programs, click other antivirus or firewall programs, and then click Remove.

    1-3 Make sure that you can connect to the Internet, then close that window.

    1-4 Close all open programs on your computer.

2. Installing and activating Norton AntiVirus

2-1 Do one of the following:
If you install from a CD, insert the CD into the CD-ROM drive.
If you downloaded your copy of Norton AntiVirus, double-click the file that you downloaded.

2-2 In the opening panel, click Install Norton AntiVirus.

2-3 Read the License Agreement, type your Product Key if prompted, and then click I Agree.
If you do not accept the License Agreement, you cannot continue the installation.

2-4 In the Installation Options panel, review the options, and then click Next.

2-5 In the Pre-Install Scan panel, click Start Scan.
The scan takes a few minutes.

2-6 In the Installation Confirmation panel, click Next.

2-7 In the Activation panel, wait for the progress bar to stop, and then click Next.

2-8 If the Norton Account panel appears, do one of the following:
* If you currently have a Norton account, complete the Sign in to an existing Norton Account section.
* If you want to create a new Norton Account, complete the Create a Norton Account section.

2-9 Click Next.

2-10 In the Norton AntiVirus Installation Complete panel, review your subscription details, and then click Finish.

2-11 In the Welcome to LiveUpdate panel, click Next to begin checking for the latest product updates.

2-12 On the next LiveUpdate panel, review the list of available updates, and then click Next to begin the updates.
This process takes a few minutes.

2-13 On the final LiveUpdate panel, click Finish.
A system scan begins automatically. When the scan is complete, the Norton AntiVirus main window opens.

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contact with the customer care number given with the antivirus box
and tell them they will give you the solution

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No, even if you completed the purchase the antivirus is not active yet. You should have received, in the email used for the order, a link to the download, and a registration number.
Download the install program from the link and if required use the reg. number.
If you cannot find the email with the link check in spam mail, and in trash bin.
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Hi
Antivirus 2008 is an adware program - a form of virus. You should be able to get rid of it using a good antispyware program or something like norton antivirus. If you do not have a program installed I suggest you try using spyware doctor:
http://www.pctools.com/spyware-doctor/download/

That will help remove antivirus 2008. I also suggest you install an antivirus program if you do not already have one. I good free option is AVG antivirus:
http://free.avg.com/

Together these programs should help solve your problem and prevent further virus infection.

Hope this helps, good luck!
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That blue screen sounds like a trick to me. Many viruses and spywares or the websites that distribute them make beleive that they are causing viruses then provide links to fake antivirus and spyware removal programs that actually make your system worst.

Use the Norton to purchased to do a full deep scan of your system. I also like to supplement my Norton by running the free scan at housecall.trendmicro.com when I suspect there might be a problem on my machine that Norton can't fix.

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