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Offline Rodney1975

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is avast really free?
« on: September 25, 2012, 02:47:51 AM »
this was on my pc when gotten should I keep it or get rid of this? I am not paying for a service thanks 

Offline Lisandro

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Re: is avast really free?
« Reply #1 on: September 25, 2012, 02:53:30 AM »
More than 161 million users for free... Do you have a doubt?
What's the problem?
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Offline Rodney1975

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Re: is avast really free?
« Reply #2 on: September 25, 2012, 02:55:22 AM »
I seen the cds in stores there way too much thats all and I been scammed before thats all

Offline Rodney1975

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Re: is avast really free?
« Reply #3 on: September 25, 2012, 02:56:23 AM »
does this scann emails or only the PC's?

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Re: is avast really free?
« Reply #4 on: September 25, 2012, 03:31:08 AM »
I seen the cds in stores there way too much thats all and I been scammed before thats all


Don't know what stores you have seen avast in as they aren't distributed in this way.

Yes it does scan emails, I suggest that you browse the avast User Interface (avastUI) to see what shields it has, it is very comprehensive.

I have been using the avast free versions for eight and a half years in all, just renew the registration each year.
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Offline CharleyO

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Re: is avast really free?
« Reply #5 on: September 25, 2012, 05:04:33 AM »
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Outside of Avast (Avast Free, Pro, & Internet Security), you will not find a better free nor paid-for anti-virus program.

You can even renew the free version through the AvastUI under the maintenance tab. You will receive notices about 2 weeks before the renewal date.

By the way, this should have been posted in the http://forum.avast.com/index.php?board=2.0 instead of the Virus & Worms section.


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Re: is avast really free?
« Reply #6 on: September 26, 2012, 12:44:43 PM »
renewal doesnt require money  ;D