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post #21 of 24
Let me guess.. Computer Science?

Yeah, not to beat a dead horse or anything, but this idea is more trouble than it's worth. I'm sure there are a pair of AV programs that won't conflict with each other, but the cons would definitely outweigh the pros. Use one good, lightweight AV program, and use common sense when browsing the net, and you'll be alright.
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dont run multiple antiviruses, they will interfere with each other and it will be counterproductive
post #23 of 24
I agree that 2 or more AV's will conflict and cause problems. Imagine one AV quarantining a file and the other one then recognises the nasty and wants to quarantine it too. There will be a perpetual tug of war .
The only way to run 2 is to have one disabled at startup so you have one as an on-access scanner and the other as an on-demand scanner.
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