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Ewido vs. Avg


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Artc44

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I have AVG 7.5.432 already on my computer, with Ewido. I go to update Ewido and they tell me their switching to Avg 7.5. My question is do I need both , the face of Ewido looks different than AVG, Need someone to advise,thanks. :whistling:
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They should be compatible, though ewido may stop updating in the future

ewido anti-spyware 4.0 has been replaced by AVG Anti-Spyware 7.5 and isn't available for sale and download anymore (under the old name). Instead, please try our new, highly improved version:

ewido anti-spyware 4.0 will now continue under the new product name AVG Anti-Spyware 7.5. AVG Anti-Spyware 7.5 contains the same ewido technology, but with some further enhanced features:

Highly improved cleaning
Lower resource usage
Additional languages supported

All current licenses for ewido anti-spyware 4.0 will continue to be valid, and users can change over to the new AVG Anti-Spyware 7.5

http://www.ewido.net/en/product/
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Ewido is was bought by AVG and is now known as AVG AntiSpyware. AVG is just an antivirus (doesn't cover most spyware), so I recommend that you run both AVG and AVG AntiSpyware.

Edit: Keith beat me to it :whistling:

Edited by mpfeif101, 24 December 2006 - 01:09 PM.

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