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Old 03-13-2004, 11:57 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Default Before I download AVG

Before I download the free version of AVG, do I need to get my comp scan for any viruses, trojans, spyware, etc. Or it does not matter?

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Old 03-14-2004, 12:26 AM   #2 (permalink)
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i would think you would get AVG to do just that...

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Old 03-14-2004, 12:33 AM   #3 (permalink)
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if you do have a virus already on your comp AVG will detect it after install...
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Old 03-14-2004, 12:58 AM   #4 (permalink)
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It wont find spyware, though. So make sure you get Ad-Aware of Spybot
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