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Re: Interesting Software and System News
« Reply #660 on: March 19, 2008, 02:02:08 PM »
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As tednelly said, it is a good test for new users and those who are not computer security aware.
That was the main reason for passing this along.  :)
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Re: Interesting Software and System News
« Reply #661 on: March 19, 2008, 03:14:49 PM »
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Re: Interesting Software and System News
« Reply #662 on: March 25, 2008, 01:28:37 AM »


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Re: Interesting Software and System News
« Reply #663 on: March 25, 2008, 03:04:56 AM »
remember bob i used to use it and it wasn't that great and i wonder how it is in the tests end part of it compared to comodo and pctools and such ??? ::) :)
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Re: Interesting Software and System News
« Reply #664 on: March 25, 2008, 04:21:44 PM »
remember bob i used to use it and it wasn't that great and i wonder how it is in the tests end part of it compared to comodo and pctools and such ??? ::) :)
I have no idea. Just passing along a bargain.  :)
Maybe someone who has tested this version can give us that information.  ???
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Re: Interesting Software and System News
« Reply #666 on: March 26, 2008, 10:33:43 PM »
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Re: Interesting Software and System News
« Reply #667 on: March 28, 2008, 03:16:24 PM »
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Re: Interesting Software and System News
« Reply #668 on: March 28, 2008, 04:12:27 PM »
What Microsoft can teach Apple about software updates
No different than having to uncheck a toolbar install option in a freeware app like a Firewall or AntiSpyware app, etc.
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Re: Interesting Software and System News
« Reply #669 on: March 28, 2008, 06:16:56 PM »
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Re: Interesting Software and System News
« Reply #671 on: March 29, 2008, 02:31:47 PM »
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Re: Interesting Software and System News
« Reply #672 on: March 30, 2008, 03:35:31 AM »
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No Different than having to uncheck google toolbar in some programs.
Plus Apple even told in advance at last years Developers Conference that this was how they were going to distribute it
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Re: Interesting Software and System News
« Reply #673 on: March 30, 2008, 01:50:54 PM »
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No Different than having to uncheck google toolbar in some programs.
Plus Apple even told in advance at last years Developers Conference that this was how they were going to distribute it

If you can't beat them, join them ;D

I must admit i not see what the fuss is all about though, its not exactly hard to uncheck the box, or press quit, or just select it not to appear there anymore.

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Re: Interesting Software and System News
« Reply #674 on: March 30, 2008, 04:05:14 PM »
Apple Bad Habits Punish Windows Users


No Different than having to uncheck google toolbar in some programs.
Plus Apple even told in advance at last years Developers Conference that this was how they were going to distribute it

Exactly, both are wrong. The default option should be unchecked. If you want the added program or toolbar or whatever,
you have to check the add box.
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