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CNET Editors' Rating 4.0 stars

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  • 5.0 stars

    "I use it and Love it...."

    December 27, 2010  |   By Arunkmr

    Pros

    *No ads that display paid upgrades and their discounts...
    *Doesn't ask me and notify me of useless and negligible things that other anti-virus do..
    *Cute interface

    Cons

    *Unable to install it in off-line computers as it requests for an immediate on-line update

    Summary

    I currently use this anti-virus as i don't have a laptop right now and only have a desktop at home which i visit only during holidays during the rest of the period it remains in non technical hands who don't know much things that other av demand (say even an update that needs a restart) .
    MSE helps me a lot in this situation where it is saving my PC a lot of times, who knows i may even continue using it in my own laptop when i get it..

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