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Posted: 2/20/2006 1:58:47 PM EDT
[Last Edit: 2/20/2006 1:58:59 PM EDT by 1GUNRUNNER]
Link Posted: 2/20/2006 2:02:48 PM EDT
virus definitions?
Link Posted: 2/20/2006 2:03:45 PM EDT
I have mine set to run a scan at 8:00am everyday and it checks for updates at 8:40am. Unless I amsitting there looking at the screen I don't even realize it is working.
Link Posted: 2/20/2006 2:04:40 PM EDT
your soul
Link Posted: 2/20/2006 2:05:47 PM EDT
Link Posted: 2/20/2006 2:06:03 PM EDT
Link Posted: 2/20/2006 2:07:08 PM EDT

Originally Posted By MaddMan:
your soul

I think that would be an upload.
Link Posted: 2/20/2006 2:08:13 PM EDT
Used it on all my PC's for the past year and have had ZERO issues with infections and hijacks. Just let it do its thing and forget about it.
Link Posted: 2/20/2006 2:10:17 PM EDT
I have mine set to run at 9:00am every day.

I am glad that it gets new definitions every day. No reason to wait.

Link Posted: 2/20/2006 2:49:24 PM EDT
Just updated mine seconds ago.
Link Posted: 2/20/2006 2:51:36 PM EDT
Haven't had a virus in 3 years. Set it and forget it.
Link Posted: 2/20/2006 2:51:46 PM EDT
Mine updates every time I boot into windows. AVG is what I recommend for friends, and customers of my on-the-side computer business alike.
Link Posted: 2/20/2006 2:57:25 PM EDT

Originally Posted By 1GUNRUNNER:
WTF can it possibly need to download everyday?

This is a good thing. They are keeping up to date.
Link Posted: 2/20/2006 3:09:49 PM EDT
AVG is one of the few "somethings for nothing" that actually works. The other great "freebie" is Zone Alarm. It along with AVG will give most people adequate protection from most threats.
Link Posted: 2/20/2006 3:27:59 PM EDT
Been using AVG for almost two years. I love it, and yes, new virus definitions are always being made.
Link Posted: 2/20/2006 3:30:43 PM EDT
+1 for AVG. Even though my University uses something else, I still use and recommend AVG. It is good and solid. Use it and forget about it.
Link Posted: 2/20/2006 3:38:17 PM EDT
Are you sure it's downloading? It might just be checking for new defiinitions or versions. It should do that every day, so it's up to date.

AVG is your friend.
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