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:whistling: this question has probably been asked a billion times around the world but i've heard so many contrasting opinions about norton, adware, spybot....& the list goes on. which one should i go with? i'm running on windows xp.....
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You can run programmes 1, 6, 7 and 8 from here

http://www.filehippo...re/antispyware/

You can get a free firewall here

http://www.personalf...all.comodo.com/

The same people have an anti virus programme which is in beta, so you may prefer to use one of these

http://www.filehippo...ware/antivirus/
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:help: thanks keith!!!!-i've been so overwhelmed with the varoius software outhere..i'm going to do 1 & 6 since i already have a firewall but now the problem is when i try to download software, it says files are corrupted :whistling:
i'm in the process of trying to fix it thru this forum....geek staff computerwiz says my computer is really messed up....
so now i'm thinking "how many geeks does it take to fix a comuter?" haha :blink:
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Everything you need to know can be found right here On this Site That wonderful article is full of mostly FREE programs that have been tested and endorsed by Experts around here, and is designed to help you keep your computer as safe as possible. :whistling:
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:blink: thanks kat! i actually tried to download from that page yesterday for spybot. problem is i can't download what i need now due to corrupted files (when i try to run the program after download) so it looks like computerwiz is working with me on this...i'm crossing my fingers & eyes!!!! :whistling:
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