AVG Anti-Virus Free Edition

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  • 4.0 stars

    "My IT guy recommended AVG"

    June 6, 2009  |   By calico1000

    Pros

    My IT guy recommended this 6 years ago & still does. He fixes computers for a living. You can view scan histories. Last year it pulled 5 viruses before they infected my computer. It updates daily as promised, and it scans at a time you set it to.

    Cons

    I tried the paid version for a year and it was hard to configure and slowed my computer down. I am back to the free version.

    Summary

    After 6 years of use, I have nothing but good to say about this product.

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