Trend Micro...

Discussion in 'General Discussion' started by glocknut, Feb 29, 2008.

  1. glocknut

    glocknut Active Member

    I dropped off the computer at Best Buy today. They got the norton off the computer and everything back where it belongs. It wasn't as bad as i thougt...

    I bought Trend Micro and Webroots spysweep and installed them. My computer runs great now!!! It should be able to weather all kinds of "content" that CRP thinks i dredge through on a daily basis.... :D

    I'm getting a late start heading back to Ark to start packing my stuff. I'm gonna leave in the morning. There's a computer in the office so i won't be out of contact. I'll probably spend most of my time packing though....

  2. Crpdeth

    Crpdeth Well-Known Member

    Apr 23, 2002
    Location location
    Glad you are up and running.... I like Trend, I use their free on-line scanner occasionally.


  3. Marlin T

    Marlin T Well-Known Member

    Jul 8, 2005
    New Mexico
    Ya know it’s funny. The other day when we were having this conversation and some people were saying they don’t bother with antivirus, I had a problem.

    I was getting ready to send off an e-mail and my avast told me I was going to send off a virus then asked I wanted to continue. Well of course not, I don’t want to be the one to INFECT some poor recipient with my email.

    Now if I wasn’t running anything, I would have been the one to be causing the problems, all happy and ignorant.

    It’s good to hear that you got that Nortons off of there. I have heard nightmare stories with there products.
  4. Marlin T

    Marlin T Well-Known Member

    Jul 8, 2005
    New Mexico
    I was just reading how one popup almost totally destroyed one of my fellow flight simmers computers.

    This was given as general advise to everybody by "&Co"

  5. sluggermn

    sluggermn New Member

    Mar 5, 2004
    nw minnesota
    heh heh heh

    you should spend some time loading your belonging too . ......:D:p:eek:
  6. ken w.

    ken w. Member

    Jun 20, 2004
    Buffalo,New York
    I had Norton and it would let viruses get thru all the time.I updated all the time.I finally took my pc in and they installed Trend Micro and I haven't had a problem since.
  7. Marlin T

    Marlin T Well-Known Member

    Jul 8, 2005
    New Mexico
    I broke down and kicked Avast to the curb and replaced it with Kaspersky.
    After reading a couple years worth of reviews and seeing they are usually #1, I went with them.

    Installation was a breeze.
    The interface is way better than anything I have had before, it’s simple enough that I can understand what it is telling me.
    I like the way that the ‘help’ is set up. If you are on page xyz and hit the help button it shows the help for page xyz. Cool enough.
    The “learn” mode is fantastic, great stuff all the way around.

    So I guess my hat goes off to Glocknut for helping me, by me trying to help him. Thanks Mike!
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