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Hello: Can anybody suggest a free reliable virus protection. THANKS
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    Hi kerrisky,

    Try AVG 7 from www.grisoft.com

    Additional note from Shenan:

    <quote>

    Antivirus:
    avast! (Free and up)
    http://www.avast.com/

    AVG Anti-Virus System (Free and up)
    http://www.grisoft.com/

    AntiVir (Free and up)
    http://www.free-av.com/

    RAV AntiVirus Online Virus Scan (Free!)
    http://www.ravantivirus.com/sc­an/

    Symantec (Norton) AntiVirus (~$11 and up)
    http://www.symantec.com/nav/na­v_9xnt/

    Kaspersky Anti-Virus (~$49.95 and up)
    http://www.kaspersky.com/produ­cts.html

    Panda Antivirus Titanium (~$39.95 and up)
    http://www.pandasoftware.com/
    (Free Online Scanner: http://www.pandasoftware.com/a­ctivescan/)

    McAfee VirusScan (~$11 and up)
    http://www.mcafee.com/

    Trend Micro (~$49.95 and up)
    http://www.trendmicro.com/en/h­ome/us/personal.htm
    (Free Online Scanner:
    http://housecall.trendmicro.co­m/housecall/start_corp.asp)

    Untested (by me):
    eTrust EZ Antivirus ($29.95 and up)
    https://www2.my-etrust.com/com­merce/buy.it.cfm

    AntiMalware:
    Lavasoft AdAware (Free and up)
    http://www.lavasoft.de/support­/download/
    (How-to: http://snipurl.com/atdn )

    Spybot Search and Destroy (Free!)
    http://www.safer-networking.ne­t/en/download/index.html
    (How-to: http://snipurl.com/atdk )

    Bazooka Adware and Spyware Scanner (Free!)
    http://www.kephyr.com/spywares­canner/
    (How-to: http://snipurl.com/ate3 )

    SpywareBlaster (Free!)
    http://www.javacoolsoftware.co­m/sbdownload.html
    (How-to: http://snipurl.com/ate6 )

    IE-SPYAD (Free!)
    https://netfiles.uiuc.edu/ehow­es/www/resource.htm
    (How-to: http://snipurl.com/ate7 )

    CWShredder (Free!)
    http://www.softbasket.com/down­load/s_8114.shtml

    Hijack This! (Free)
    http://mjc1.com/mirror/hjt/
    ( Tutorial: http://hjt.wizardsofwebsites.c­om/ )

    ToolbarCop (Free!)
    http://windowsxp.mvps.org/tool­barcop.htm

    Browser Security Tests
    http://www.jasons-toolbox.com/­BrowserSecurity/

    Popup Tester
    http://www.popuptest.com/

    The Cleaner (49.95 and up)
    http://www.moosoft.com/

    --
    Shenan Stanley
    MS-MVP
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    </quote>

    --
    Ramesh, MS-MVP
    Windows Shell/User

    Windows XP Troubleshooting
    http://www.winhelponline.com

    Windows XP Newsgroup Setup Instructions for Outlook Express:
    http://www.microsoft.com/windowsxp/expertzone/newsgroupsetup.mspx

    "kerrisky" <kerrisky@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in message
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    > Hello: Can anybody suggest a free reliable virus protection. THANKS
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    > THANKS, Live long and thrive.
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