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AVG - December 2nd 2010, 01:15 AM

I have the free AVG virus scan thing. All of a sudden, if I try to use Bing, it freezes my internet up. Then, on the toolbar for my internet, it gives an icon if AVG approves the sites and says if they are safe or not.

Right now, it says, "? page status". Anyone, help?


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Re: AVG - December 2nd 2010, 11:02 AM

I don't know how to help your specific situation. But I've been told that AVG slows your computer down a hella lot. So maybe try another anti-virus? I use Avast now, and it's not half bad.



   
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Re: AVG - December 2nd 2010, 12:08 PM

Bri, I recommend switching to Avast. My fam jam uses it.



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Re: AVG - December 2nd 2010, 01:49 PM

how exactly would i switch anti viruses?


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Re: AVG - December 2nd 2010, 01:54 PM

Uninstall one. Download the other?



   
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Re: AVG - December 2nd 2010, 03:40 PM

Just go to the Avast website (or the website of another free anti virus) and start downloading it

Then while it's downloading you can be uninstalling AVG


   
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Re: AVG - December 2nd 2010, 05:25 PM

I vote for avast also AVG always annoyed me one way or another.


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Re: AVG - December 7th 2010, 01:11 AM

AVG never worked for me. I did use Avast and it was wonderful, but after a few months it expired and required me to pay for a renewal, so I went out and bought a different anti-virus.


   
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Re: AVG - December 7th 2010, 08:37 AM

Or just use google? O.o Google is your friend.
   
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Re: AVG - December 8th 2010, 01:47 AM

Is Avast free?


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Re: AVG - December 8th 2010, 01:59 AM

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Is Avast free?
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http://www.avast.com/



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Re: AVG - December 8th 2010, 07:37 AM

Yep. It's free.




   
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