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So...got myself a nifty Maximus IV Extreme motherboard...and it came with Kaspersky Anti-Virus 2011, a one year license. Should I use it? Or should I just use my Security Essentials like i have been?
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I use Kaspersky and I simply love it so far
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Hi, I would use security essentials + i also got a copy of kaspersky with my mobo Edit: & used it for a while, it's a good antivirus but Edit: it's to Bloated for my liking, as i like to use Avira antivirus, but i guess everybody to there own.
Edited by KEX - 6/1/11 at 3:22am
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Don't worry about resources. Only way you'll feel it if your running it on a p4 using windows 7. Use it its very good. Mse is mediocre compared to it
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Don't worry about resources. Only way you'll feel it if your running it on a p4 using windows 7. Use it its very good. Mse is mediocre compared to it
OK & Yeah computers these days should be fine with any AV suite, i would you think it would be easer for him to stick with what he's got, if he havent had any virus trouble in the past + Kaspersky is only for 1 year,
but i guess there is no harm in trying it out.
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I would use Kaspersky its very good Antivirus!
i myself use Kaspersky Internet Security for more then 2 years now, i don't know about the people that say its a heavy Antivirus i barely notice its running.. it usually use 20~50mb of ram, sometimes even less.
to be honest MSE is using even more RAM (60~90mb) then Kaspersky :X well at least that's what I've seen on my PC.
I never had any problems with Kaspersky and i don't remember finding a virus that Kaspersky didn't catch or something, Heck you got it for free so why not give it a try? who knows maybe You'll like it
Edited by ArchDevil - 6/1/11 at 2:19am
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OK & Yeah computers these days should be fine with any AV suite, i would you think it would be easer for him to stick with what he's got, if he havent had any virus trouble in the past + Kaspersky is only for 1 year,
but i guess there is no harm in trying it out.
its Kaspersky and its free!!!!!
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Kaspersky is alright, some people had some issues with it not being compatible with some software a few months back, scroll through the older threads to view. Also MSE was shown to outperform Kaspersky about 1-2 months ago.
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If you dont wanna use it, I could. send me the #s
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