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Oleg
Premium
join:2003-12-08
Birmingham, AL
kudos:2

2 recommendations

[Praise] Avast!

I think Avast! is the best Anti-Virus in my opinion. It does not slow down your PC none whatsoever. When i were using version 6 i did see a little slow down, but with version 7 i do not see any slow downs at all. It feels like i am not running an Anti-Virus


I AM
Premium
join:2010-04-11
Ephrata, PA
kudos:4
Yeah I really like Avast too.


jadinolf
I Love You Fred
Premium
join:2005-07-09
Ojai, CA
kudos:8
Reviews:
·DSL EXTREME

1 recommendation

reply to Oleg
said by Oleg:

I think Avast! is the best Anti-Virus in my opinion. It does not slow down your PC none whatsoever. When i were using version 6 i did see a little slow down, but with version 7 i do not see any slow downs at all. It feels like i am not running an Anti-Virus

Boy, you sure love it.
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RobinM
Premium
join:2001-10-24
Lupton City, TN
reply to Oleg
Been using the free version for years and LOVE it

nocannothave

join:2006-10-14
Kennewick, WA
Reviews:
·Charter

1 recommendation

reply to Oleg
I do too (on both machines), but I don't even know if it's actually done anything for me. I don't recall ever seeing a popup that something was caught. Maybe I don't visit sites that are a threat.


Oleg
Premium
join:2003-12-08
Birmingham, AL
kudos:2
The same here. I have not gotten any alerts ether. I better check if there are no problems with Avast!


cowboyro
Premium
join:2000-10-11
Shelton, CT
reply to nocannothave
said by nocannothave:

I do too (on both machines), but I don't even know if it's actually done anything for me. I don't recall ever seeing a popup that something was caught. Maybe I don't visit sites that are a threat.

Go to »www.eicar.org and try to download the antivirus test file. It's not a real virus, just a code that is supposed to be recognized by a working antivirus.

OHN

join:2003-02-05
Appleton, WI
kudos:1
reply to Oleg
I have been using it for five years. Have it on all my machines and anytime I do a repair or build for someone, I install it.


jadinolf
I Love You Fred
Premium
join:2005-07-09
Ojai, CA
kudos:8
reply to Oleg
Any other comments on avast!?

Just curious.
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gwalk
Premium
join:2005-07-27
West Mich.
reply to Oleg
Any version newer than 7.0.1426 brings my Win7 laptop to a crawl. Update or clean install after running the removal tool.

Newer versions work well on other comps in house.

Madtown
Premium
join:2008-04-26
Madera, CA
reply to Oleg
I have Avast and been liking them for the past few years or so. Really regret paying for A/Vs when I didn't have to at all.


jadinolf
I Love You Fred
Premium
join:2005-07-09
Ojai, CA
kudos:8
Reviews:
·DSL EXTREME
Yep, 1995 McAfee $39 for I computer. Upgrades same price.

Then Norton OEM $20, one computer and by that time I had 3 computers.

I still have 6 avast! paid licenses but now only 4 computers. Hope to add a new one next month.
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Oleg
Premium
join:2003-12-08
Birmingham, AL
kudos:2

1 recommendation

reply to gwalk
said by gwalk:

Any version newer than 7.0.1426 brings my Win7 laptop to a crawl. Update or clean install after running the removal tool.

Newer versions work well on other comps in house.

Not for me.


AVD
Respice, Adspice, Prospice
Premium
join:2003-02-06
Onion, NJ
kudos:1
reply to Oleg
I use pands cloud anti-virus