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JMH

Banned
Have you checked on the AVG Forums to see if there is any such discussion going on?
Or if you have the paid version check with Support.....
 

My Computer

System One

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    WCP / Win.7 Ultimate 64-bit SP1.
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    LAPTOP. HP Pavilion dv7-4010TX .
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    Intel i7 -720QM.[1.6GHz Turbo Boost 2.8GHz. 6MB Cache.]
    Memory
    8 DDR 3 RAM. 1066MHZ
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    ATI 1024 MB. DDR3. Radeon HD5650
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    17.3" High Definition Brightview LCD. LED Backlit.
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    1600 x 900.
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    640GB
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    Laptop / notebook.
    Cooling
    Of course.Cooler Master 3 fan with various speeds.
    Keyboard
    Does the keyboardless Laptop exist?
    Mouse
    Logitech Anywhere mouse. MX.
    Internet Speed
    Too slow.
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    Nunya...

aem

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Power User
That was my initial findings, AVG gives you free versions but with less featuresw all the time, i don't think a paid one will impact the installation.
 

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JMH

Banned
aem,
Just spoken with my local AVG reseller.
The advice is NOT to use it with WIN 8 at this early stage.
 

My Computer

System One

  • OS
    WCP / Win.7 Ultimate 64-bit SP1.
    System Manufacturer/Model
    LAPTOP. HP Pavilion dv7-4010TX .
    CPU
    Intel i7 -720QM.[1.6GHz Turbo Boost 2.8GHz. 6MB Cache.]
    Memory
    8 DDR 3 RAM. 1066MHZ
    Graphics Card(s)
    ATI 1024 MB. DDR3. Radeon HD5650
    Monitor(s) Displays
    17.3" High Definition Brightview LCD. LED Backlit.
    Screen Resolution
    1600 x 900.
    Hard Drives
    640GB
    Case
    Laptop / notebook.
    Cooling
    Of course.Cooler Master 3 fan with various speeds.
    Keyboard
    Does the keyboardless Laptop exist?
    Mouse
    Logitech Anywhere mouse. MX.
    Internet Speed
    Too slow.
    Other Info
    Nunya...

JMH

Banned
I am on their mailing list to get all news pertaining to AVG / Win 8 immediately.
Expectations at this stage is later in Beta.
 

My Computer

System One

  • OS
    WCP / Win.7 Ultimate 64-bit SP1.
    System Manufacturer/Model
    LAPTOP. HP Pavilion dv7-4010TX .
    CPU
    Intel i7 -720QM.[1.6GHz Turbo Boost 2.8GHz. 6MB Cache.]
    Memory
    8 DDR 3 RAM. 1066MHZ
    Graphics Card(s)
    ATI 1024 MB. DDR3. Radeon HD5650
    Monitor(s) Displays
    17.3" High Definition Brightview LCD. LED Backlit.
    Screen Resolution
    1600 x 900.
    Hard Drives
    640GB
    Case
    Laptop / notebook.
    Cooling
    Of course.Cooler Master 3 fan with various speeds.
    Keyboard
    Does the keyboardless Laptop exist?
    Mouse
    Logitech Anywhere mouse. MX.
    Internet Speed
    Too slow.
    Other Info
    Nunya...

whs

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In recent years, AVG was problematic anyhow. You are probably better off using MSE which works well.
 

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    Vista and Win7
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    2xHP, 2xGateway, 1xDell, 1xSony
    Hard Drives
    5 SSDs and 12 HDs

JMH

Banned
Nah i like AVG, it's simple to use. :)

As indeed do I and millions of other users also.
Hooray for freedom of choice!
 
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My Computer

System One

  • OS
    WCP / Win.7 Ultimate 64-bit SP1.
    System Manufacturer/Model
    LAPTOP. HP Pavilion dv7-4010TX .
    CPU
    Intel i7 -720QM.[1.6GHz Turbo Boost 2.8GHz. 6MB Cache.]
    Memory
    8 DDR 3 RAM. 1066MHZ
    Graphics Card(s)
    ATI 1024 MB. DDR3. Radeon HD5650
    Monitor(s) Displays
    17.3" High Definition Brightview LCD. LED Backlit.
    Screen Resolution
    1600 x 900.
    Hard Drives
    640GB
    Case
    Laptop / notebook.
    Cooling
    Of course.Cooler Master 3 fan with various speeds.
    Keyboard
    Does the keyboardless Laptop exist?
    Mouse
    Logitech Anywhere mouse. MX.
    Internet Speed
    Too slow.
    Other Info
    Nunya...

whs

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In my computer club we had 6 triple booted system heavily infected - AVG was the installed AV program on all systems. It took 3 people one week to get everything back in order. Since then I would not touch AVG with a 10 foot pole.
 

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  • OS
    Vista and Win7
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    2xHP, 2xGateway, 1xDell, 1xSony
    Hard Drives
    5 SSDs and 12 HDs

JMH

Banned
You have been dining out on that story for yonks as I recall.... :zip:
 

My Computer

System One

  • OS
    WCP / Win.7 Ultimate 64-bit SP1.
    System Manufacturer/Model
    LAPTOP. HP Pavilion dv7-4010TX .
    CPU
    Intel i7 -720QM.[1.6GHz Turbo Boost 2.8GHz. 6MB Cache.]
    Memory
    8 DDR 3 RAM. 1066MHZ
    Graphics Card(s)
    ATI 1024 MB. DDR3. Radeon HD5650
    Monitor(s) Displays
    17.3" High Definition Brightview LCD. LED Backlit.
    Screen Resolution
    1600 x 900.
    Hard Drives
    640GB
    Case
    Laptop / notebook.
    Cooling
    Of course.Cooler Master 3 fan with various speeds.
    Keyboard
    Does the keyboardless Laptop exist?
    Mouse
    Logitech Anywhere mouse. MX.
    Internet Speed
    Too slow.
    Other Info
    Nunya...

whs

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You have been dining out on that story for yonks as I recall.... :zip:
There are some things in life that really get to you - and that is one of them. BTW: why are you bolding everything ?

Just saw a show on TV about wild camels in your outback - in the Alice Springs area. Very interesting, but they seem to become a plague.
 

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    Vista and Win7
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    2xHP, 2xGateway, 1xDell, 1xSony
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    5 SSDs and 12 HDs

aem

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The art of AV is not to get a virus in the first place, cleaning a virus is a different ball game.
 

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zigzag3143

Banned
Another holy war. The best AV is not clicking it in the first place. From a strictly BSOD perspective only, MSE does seem to cause less BSOD's but my only infection was when using MSE.

BTW I dont use AVG.
 

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    HP
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    2@ 4.9 Hz
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    64 gig
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    Nvidia 9600
    Sound Card
    integrated
    Monitor(s) Displays
    laptop
    Screen Resolution
    1440x900
    Hard Drives
    300gig internal and a bunch ext
    Cooling
    not much
    Keyboard
    Built-in
    Mouse
    Logitch Anywhere Mx wireless mouse
    Internet Speed
    50 down 1.5 up

JMH

Banned
Now the dust settles....
Back on topic.
:)
 

My Computer

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  • OS
    WCP / Win.7 Ultimate 64-bit SP1.
    System Manufacturer/Model
    LAPTOP. HP Pavilion dv7-4010TX .
    CPU
    Intel i7 -720QM.[1.6GHz Turbo Boost 2.8GHz. 6MB Cache.]
    Memory
    8 DDR 3 RAM. 1066MHZ
    Graphics Card(s)
    ATI 1024 MB. DDR3. Radeon HD5650
    Monitor(s) Displays
    17.3" High Definition Brightview LCD. LED Backlit.
    Screen Resolution
    1600 x 900.
    Hard Drives
    640GB
    Case
    Laptop / notebook.
    Cooling
    Of course.Cooler Master 3 fan with various speeds.
    Keyboard
    Does the keyboardless Laptop exist?
    Mouse
    Logitech Anywhere mouse. MX.
    Internet Speed
    Too slow.
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    Nunya...

mikedl

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You have been dining out on that story for yonks as I recall.... :zip:

LOL, yeah, I've seen that more times than I care.
Still, I respect whs greatly but I wish he wouldn't perpetuate such anecdotal instances.

I've been using AVG for years. It's still on my Win7 system (when I boot it) but I'm leaving Defender to do the the work in Win8 8102 ... for now.

Jan, I'm with ya on AVG. I love it! :D
 

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  • OS
    Windows 8, x64, DP8102 - Win7 Ultimate x64, Dual Boot
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    Toshiba
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    Core 2 Duo T5500
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    Intel
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    4 GB
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    Intel 965
    Monitor(s) Displays
    Laptop 17", Gateway 20"
    Screen Resolution
    1440x900 (x2)

JMH

Banned
You have been dining out on that story for yonks as I recall.... :zip:

LOL, yeah, I've seen that more times than I care.
Still, I respect whs greatly but I wish he wouldn't perpetuate such anecdotal instances.

I've been using AVG for years. It's still on my Win7 system (when I boot it) but I'm leaving Defender to do the the work in Win8 8102 ... for now.

Jan, I'm with ya on AVG. I love it! :D

Re using, let alone actually liking AVG.{ Shock, horror!!!}
Yes some of us leave the herd to do our own thing.....
Vive la différence!
 

My Computer

System One

  • OS
    WCP / Win.7 Ultimate 64-bit SP1.
    System Manufacturer/Model
    LAPTOP. HP Pavilion dv7-4010TX .
    CPU
    Intel i7 -720QM.[1.6GHz Turbo Boost 2.8GHz. 6MB Cache.]
    Memory
    8 DDR 3 RAM. 1066MHZ
    Graphics Card(s)
    ATI 1024 MB. DDR3. Radeon HD5650
    Monitor(s) Displays
    17.3" High Definition Brightview LCD. LED Backlit.
    Screen Resolution
    1600 x 900.
    Hard Drives
    640GB
    Case
    Laptop / notebook.
    Cooling
    Of course.Cooler Master 3 fan with various speeds.
    Keyboard
    Does the keyboardless Laptop exist?
    Mouse
    Logitech Anywhere mouse. MX.
    Internet Speed
    Too slow.
    Other Info
    Nunya...

vrosa

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Avast all the way ! :)

~I hope Avast will become W8 compatible soon, until there... MSE ~
 

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  • OS
    Windows 10.0.10122
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    PC/Desktop
    System Manufacturer/Model
    My Build - Vorttex Ultimate
    CPU
    Core i7 @ 4500 MHz
    Motherboard
    ASUS Z87-Plus
    Memory
    32GB DDR3 @ 1822 MHz (OC)
    Graphics Card(s)
    Radeon R9 280X 3GB @ 1180 / 6800 MHz
    Sound Card
    7.1 HDA
    Monitor(s) Displays
    LCD LG 22" + CRT LG 17"
    Screen Resolution
    1760 x 1320 / 1280 x 960
    Hard Drives
    1 x 240 GB SSD (System)
    3 x 500 GB HDD (Data/Media)
    1 x 2000 GB e-HDD (Backup)
    PSU
    ThermalTake 1000W PSU
    Case
    Corsair Carbide R300
    Cooling
    Corsair H60 (Push-Pull)
    Keyboard
    Microsoft Wireless Keyboard
    Mouse
    Microsoft Wireless Mouse
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    60 Mbps (Down) 5 Mbps (Up)
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    IE, FF, Chrome
    Antivirus
    AVG Internet Security 2015
    Other Info
    Some wired stuff
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