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Poll Results: Do you use Spybot S&D

Poll expired: Jun 12, 2011  
  • 50% (15)
    Yes
  • 13% (4)
    Yes with Teatimer
  • 36% (11)
    No
30 Total Votes  
post #11 of 18
Yup...I run it once a week...
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post #12 of 18
Why are people mentioning antivirus products? Spyware S&D specialize in something different and remove and detect stuff a av cant pick up or fix. Avs are not good with SPYWARE reason coz spyware can be a legitimate program or can be installed by the user accepting the UELA. Malwarebytes should also never be used alone without a AV coz theres things it dont look for which a AV does.
post #13 of 18
spybot S&D is not an AV its an anti spyware/adware program. I use that, and teatimer. combine that with MSE, and MVPS hosts = win
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post #14 of 18
I use Dr. web cureit. I think its an AV program but whatever.
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post #15 of 18
Spybot is an excellent program to catch all the unimportant older adware type things on your PC, it seems a little outdated with Definition files, but if you were to use that to scan your PC I also recommend using Malwarebytes and SUPERAntispyware. The 3 combo really picks up all the trash.
post #16 of 18
If you dont use keep it one side. You may need it when you get infected. Great for fixing the winsock.
post #17 of 18
I have it installed. only run when I feel its necessary.
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post #18 of 18
I agree with Spooony. I use both Spybot S&D for spyware, etc. And for an av i've recently started using MSE. In the past i've always had problems with trend micro, kasperskies, and norton, etc. MSE seems to be the best av, as it is also one of the lightest.
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