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Too much security?

  1. #11

    Posts : 354
    Windows Server 2012 Standard w/Hyper-V

    Quote Originally Posted by Lucas89 View Post
    I find defender to be iffy at best. windows security essentials is a little better, but i find 3rd party to be the way to go.
    MSE is part of Windows Defender in Windows 8.

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  2. #12

    Mumbai , Bangalore
    Posts : 37
    Windows 7 64 bit & Windows 8

    I use Avast Free Antivirus with Malwarebytes free edition .... I feel this is the best combination for pc security.
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  3. #13

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    Windows 8 64 bit clean install

    Hey, ive got a clean install of windows 8 64 bit, after

    Quote Originally Posted by alikhan View Post
    I use Avast Free Antivirus with Malwarebytes free edition .... I feel this is the best combination for pc security.
    Hi, i have done a nice clean install of windows 8 64bit, and then installed AVG FREE and has been working lovely for the last dew months, until last night, where it tells me windows defender is disabled, and avg free is disabled. It will not enable AVG but will enable windows defender! And what makes it worse that in AVG's mind AVG is enabled.
    Thanks in advance
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