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Avast is better, and also when Avast picks up a file I deem to be not a virus I can tell it to leave it alone. On Avg even if you tell it to leave it alone, it will ignore you and still block a file thats not a virus. I really hate AVG.
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I wouldn't be surprised if AVG false positived itself lol. Seriously, uninstall it and install at least MSE, or Avira, or Avast!. Just please remove it.

No antivirus is like having your pants down in jail. Having AVG is like tying your shirt in the back in jail. Please, protect your rectum at all costs. XD
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Originally Posted by IlovetheChosenone View Post
Avast is better, and also when Avast picks up a file I deem to be not a virus I can tell it to leave it alone. On Avg even if you tell it to leave it alone, it will ignore you and still block a file thats not a virus. I really hate AVG.
But you can tell it to make exceptions.
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But you can tell it to make exceptions.
Avast is what Avg should be, its a program that picks up less false positives.

Most of what Avast picks up are real viruses.
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Why all the AVG hate? What are you guys using ?
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AVG used to be good when it was as big as it is now. It's just like Norton and McAfee. Crap wants to run constantly. I even turned all AVG components off in msconfig under the "startup" and "services." Crap still ran in the background and couldn't be shut down with task manager. I want control of a program, not have it control me.

FYI. Trainers will pop up as risk if ya didn't know.
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I wouldn't be surprised if AVG false positived itself lol. Seriously, uninstall it and install at least MSE, or Avira, or Avast!. Just please remove it.

No antivirus is like having your pants down in jail. Having AVG is like tying your shirt in the back in jail. Please, protect your rectum at all costs. XD
MSE is not an option on my desktop PC

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AVG used to be good when it was as big as it is now. It's just like Norton and McAfee. Crap wants to run constantly. I even turned all AVG components off in msconfig under the "startup" and "services." Crap still ran in the background and couldn't be shut down with task manager. I want control of a program, not have it control me.

FYI. Trainers will pop up as risk if ya didn't know.
lol what? @ bold
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MSE is not an option on my desktop PC



lol what? @ bold
Woops. I meant it was better when it wasnt a big program. Just a virus scanner. Now its a constant running pgram with multiple background services.
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i use microsoft security essentials + noscript plugin. works pretty well
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AVG is a horrible AV now, that's why.

Microsoft security essentials and a custom hosts file made to block ad sites is all you need.
    
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