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  • TechRepublic Staff // January 21, 2013, 10:24 AM PST

    Well in my experience AVG is the worst ever

    So far, every severely ruined system I have seen has had AVG. My girlfriend called last week, a virus infected her, and it deleted AVG. Around 2006 I got horribly infected with A...

  • .Martin. // January 17, 2010, 7:24 AM PST

    No one has mentioned....

    ...that most of the "free apps" from MS (unless they are designed to kill competition) involve giving MS access to your PC. I allowed some "live" ID thing on my PC last year and i...

  • Slayer_ // June 4, 2009, 3:26 AM PST

    List your top whatever favorite free apps

    Since we all know the original top 3 list is too short. How about we all list our top favorite free apps? So mine are... Orca and Avant browser http://www.orcabrowser.com/...

  • TechRepublic Staff // November 20, 2008, 9:39 PM PST

    Here are the steps:

    The slowness you are experiencing could be caused by many different things. If you have verified that the issue is not coming from your internet connection itself (ie. cable, modem...

  • TechRepublic Staff // October 24, 2008, 6:35 AM PST

    Lots of things...

    ... primarily spyware, malware, adware, plug-ins, & tool bar add-ons. I'm assuming you are using Internet Explorer. Keep in mind that there are alternatives available that will ru...

  • TechRepublic Staff // October 20, 2008, 2:00 AM PST

    Here are the steps:

    Your situation most likely due to Spyware\Adware\Malware that was installed when you took advantage of one of those 'Free On-Line Scans'. Those 'free scanners' are often nothing mo...

  • TechRepublic Staff // October 17, 2008, 1:32 PM PST

    Here are a few steps....

    Your situation most likely due to Spyware\Adware\Malware that was installed when you took advantage of one of those 'Free On-Line Scans'. Try emptying your Internet Cache*. Here ...

  • TechRepublic Staff // August 16, 2008, 7:45 AM PST

    Finally booted.

    Now AVG AV won't finish downloading the latest updates. It gets to about 5MB left and fails. Makes me wonder, why not save the 6MB it did download and start from there each time? N...

  • TechRepublic Staff // July 22, 2008, 10:09 AM PST

    Here ya go....

    Interestingly enough, McAfee does not see the installer as a virus. I will test it more later. Meanwhile, here's what to do: If you can open Internet Explorer, start by emptying y...

  • TechRepublic Staff // July 18, 2008, 8:51 AM PST

    Something that may work....

    Rename the HOSTS file. C:\Windows\System32\Drivers\Etc\HOSTS next: If you are using Internet Explorer, I would check what add-ons are running and disable any that look suspicious...