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  • 5.0 stars

    "Home run virus protection that works."

    July 7, 2012  |   By Casinoboi

    Pros

    Doesn't interfere with me & my computer, doesn't make my computer run slow, no maintenance (which I'm still getting use to) its FREE

    Cons

    None as of yet

    Summary

    I reformatted and usually change virus protection so I know what is good & what is bad. My computer came with Norton and I tried that for 15 days but it kept slowing my computer down so that's when I decided to change anti virus and wanted to try something new. Although IO was skeptical at first because Microsoft is a virus protection company but I have to say so far Billy Gates and his team have knocked this out of the park.

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