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I dont click on any of those things, I think it was a bug in one of the avast versions and it happened to a LOT of people besides me. It happened a couple months ago and hasn't happened since. As I said, it affected a lot of people and everyone was getting mad on the avast forums, here is one thread about it.

http://forum.avast.com/index.php?topic=119918.0


It kept upgrading to premium and not offering an option to switch back to free, so every time it happened you had to just re-install.

Oh well i learned something new, if people didn't like that they should never ever try Avira, thats what every one else where i work uses. My friend usesed/still does to know of this web site that did really comprehensive reviews and benchmarks.test of each antirvus in a antivrus round up every year or two.
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Reading pages.....
My browsing habits are pretty safe imo...
Double check links,avoid dodgy sites,disable flash,java,silverlight etc and only use it when needed
malware bytes has always been a favorite of mine

I guess I`ll give avast a shot
Hope I`ll never need combofix,gmer etc
used to use mse,till something came and took a dump all over it

and spybot search and destroy?

I also used spyware terminator a few years back,it was tighter than maximum security in a prison
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Reading pages.....
My browsing habits are pretty safe imo...
Double check links,avoid dodgy sites,disable flash,java,silverlight etc and only use it when needed
malware bytes has always been a favorite of mine

I guess I`ll give avast a shot
Hope I`ll never need combofix,gmer etc
used to use mse,till something came and took a dump all over it

and spybot search and destroy?

I also used spyware terminator a few years back,it was tighter than maximum security in a prison
maleware bytes works pretty good, remember avast has firewall built in to it.
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I quite like kaspersky,

I have used it for years, it regularly comes top three of the industry tests for everything actually.

AAAAND i pay about 5 pounds a year for it so it works out pretty cost effective really.

that and malwarebytes for scans because i love malware bytes too!
    
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I use a combo of avast, comodo firewall, and malware bytes to keep my system in check. I also have a hirens on USB just in case I "think" there is something malicious going in.

In honesty, the best protection is you. Check your links, keep your system up to date, and stay away from thing that don't look right. If you honestly want total internet security, don't go to the internet and disable all connections to it.
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Advast + Adblock

I hate ad's.. I love Pbnations ad when I block it. "Pbnation is primarily supported by paintball ads please whitelist us"

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Has anybody tried Avast with Windows 8.1? I'm having some minor issues with Comodo on 8.1.
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Honestly, I place my trust in ESET NOD32.... and it has never let me down yet.

Sometimes you do get what you pay for... and this one is worth paying for.
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