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Is kapersky better than norton?

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which one to buy

the best editions

EDIT: im getting them for free

EDIT 2: Can MSE be used with one of the above. Double protection?


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Originally Posted by wierdo124 View Post
i love norton 2010. best antivirus to date.

Edited by Stewart=B - 6/8/10 at 9:35am
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post #2 of 30
Get this for free and call it day.
Much less resource intensive and more effective.
Never pay money for an antivirus.

http://www.microsoft.com/security_essentials/
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Originally Posted by frickfrock99 View Post
Get this for free and call it day.
Much less resource intensive and more effective.
Never pay money for an antivirus.

http://www.microsoft.com/security_essentials/
i actually can get either norton 360 for free or Kaspersky 2010 for free
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we use kaspersky at work and never have trouble with it.
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Quote:
Originally Posted by Stewart=B View Post
i actually can get either norton 360 for free or Kaspersky 2010 for free
Still, get MSE, it's literally head and shoulders above those 2.
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I have been using avast for the past 5 years and haven't had a problem. Kaspersky has given me nightmares though. As others have suggested MSE is also pretty good IMO
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Quote:
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Still, get MSE, it's literally head and shoulders above those 2.
can i get MSE with one of these
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post #8 of 30
Quote:
Originally Posted by Stewart=B View Post
can i get MSE with one of these
If you mean run them both, you could, but it would cause an entire host of problems.
Stick with one.
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Quote:
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i actually can get either norton 360 for free or Kaspersky 2010 for free
Norton 360





Dang. I got vomit all over my keyboard.

Yea go for MSE. Save yourself and your computer. I'm not sure why a virus scanner needs to use 46,000% of my computers resources.
    
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Norton is a horrible, resource chomping, irritating, useless, badly made, badly coded, brown sticky stain on the software market of antivirus products. It's terrible. (Imo, but many will agree )

I'd take Kapersky, good AV, but as people said, MSE is also very good, less resource heavy same protection.
    
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