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Free anti virus- whats the best one out there?

We downloaded AVG and it seems it has made my computer alot slower. I am wondering what else is out there for free.


Asked by jenn4443 at 5:34 AM on Feb. 23, 2011 in Technology

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Answers (7)
  • avast

    Answer by letstalk747 at 5:31 PM on Feb. 24, 2011

  • I will be watching this question.

    Answer by tootoobusy at 5:38 AM on Feb. 23, 2011

  • here is a link to a site that might be helpful to you.

    Answer by bhoward87 at 4:22 PM on Feb. 23, 2011

  • Be very careful with these free anti-viruses. These free programs lets off more viruses on your computer and causes you to have you hard drive damaged. I say purchase something and do the scan then delete all the trojans off your computer. With the free programs they release trojans onto your computer. My husband was the first to show person who actually explained that to me. My computer was crashing from the free programs and I never understood why. After I purchased a program it found so many trojans (they attack your computer) and viruses that the free downloaded program released onto my computer.

    Answer by dubewife at 6:03 AM on Feb. 23, 2011

  • I like avast, I've heard a lot of techs complain about avg

    Answer by ItsMe89 at 6:37 AM on Feb. 23, 2011

  • My husband is an IT guy and we use Avast. We had been running AVG and switched to this. I like it and it seems to work well.

    Answer by scout_mom at 10:00 AM on Feb. 23, 2011

  • best buy antivirus

    Answer by GlitteribonMom at 2:02 PM on Feb. 24, 2011