Author Topic: avast! antivrius & comodo anti-virus  (Read 24089 times)

0 Members and 1 Guest are viewing this topic.

Offline -- Joshua --

  • Jr. Member
  • **
  • Posts: 73
  • I am only 12 years old with great comp. knowledge
    • My Website
avast! antivrius & comodo anti-virus
« on: July 05, 2007, 08:37:56 AM »
Hello,

I currently have avast! antivirus home ed. with comodo firewall.

I wan't to get comodo anti-virus with avast! anti-virus.

If I wan't both (Which I do) what do I do to not have any corruptions or crashes or error?

I wan't to use avast anti-virus as the main anti-virus, so do i disable comodo's antivirus on access scanner or what do I do?
Why Do I Love avast!?

avast Anti-Virus I think is the only anti-virus I can trust. I love avast because their support is magnificent. Especially the forums.

I would like awil to make their icons in the system tray more glossy though.

Online DavidR

  • Avast Überevangelist
  • Certainly Bot
  • *****
  • Posts: 84922
  • No support PMs thanks
Re: avast! antivrius & comodo anti-virus
« Reply #1 on: July 05, 2007, 03:17:12 PM »
Don't, apart from the fact the comodo AV is in beta still I believe, but it doesn't hold a candle to avast.

Having two resident scanners installed is not recommended as rather than provide twice the protection it can cause conflicts that could leave you more vulnerable. Even disabling elements in another AV it is still likely to have virtual device drivers in registry Legacy keys which can cause conflict. There may also be services running even if you have some elements disabled.

Personally I would look for an AV that is on-demand and then you don't have to disable anything.
Windows 10 Home 64bit/ Acer Aspire F15/ Intel Core i5 7200U 2.5GHz, 8GB DDR4 memory, 256GB SSD, 1TB HDD/ avast! free 21.3.2459 (build 21.3.6164.561) UI 1.0.609/ Firefox, uBlock Origin, uMatrix/ MailWasher Pro/ Avast! Mobile Security

Offline carioca

  • Jr. Member
  • **
  • Posts: 76
  • I'm The Zé Carioca
    • Mageia do Brasil
Re: avast! antivrius & comodo anti-virus
« Reply #2 on: July 05, 2007, 04:23:37 PM »
 ;D
Hi, buddy!
Personally I'd rather choose looknstop 2.06 because I have a lifetime license and it's the lightest (no fingers print in your system) firewall I have used with an excellent protection and a responsive support team. Secondly, I'd take the comodo personal firewall because it has excellent imo and it's really a very impressive security stuff with a  very perspective for the CFP 3.0! It's my humble opinion! Best Regards.
Local Users Community Team leader for the Mageia in Brazil at http://mageiadobrasil.com.br/forum/index.php

Offline Lisandro

  • Avast team
  • Certainly Bot
  • *
  • Posts: 67255
Re: avast! antivrius & comodo anti-virus
« Reply #3 on: July 06, 2007, 05:27:20 AM »
I wan't to get comodo anti-virus with avast! anti-virus.
I won't do that... Comodo antivirus is very weak and its quality is far behind the firewall.
The firewall is very good. The antivirus doesn't deserve this name
The best things in life are free.

Offline -- Joshua --

  • Jr. Member
  • **
  • Posts: 73
  • I am only 12 years old with great comp. knowledge
    • My Website
Re: avast! antivrius & comodo anti-virus
« Reply #4 on: July 06, 2007, 06:47:41 AM »
Ok.

Thanks so much guys for all your help, but then what other antivirus is the best with avast!?
Why Do I Love avast!?

avast Anti-Virus I think is the only anti-virus I can trust. I love avast because their support is magnificent. Especially the forums.

I would like awil to make their icons in the system tray more glossy though.

Offline mauserme

  • Massive Poster
  • ****
  • Posts: 2475
Re: avast! antivrius & comodo anti-virus
« Reply #5 on: July 06, 2007, 01:50:25 PM »
"If at first you don't succeed keep on sucking 'till you do succeed" - Curley Howard in Movie Maniacs (1935)

Offline -- Joshua --

  • Jr. Member
  • **
  • Posts: 73
  • I am only 12 years old with great comp. knowledge
    • My Website
Re: avast! antivrius & comodo anti-virus
« Reply #6 on: July 06, 2007, 11:32:19 PM »
Okay. Thanks mauserme for all your help!

Thanks.
Why Do I Love avast!?

avast Anti-Virus I think is the only anti-virus I can trust. I love avast because their support is magnificent. Especially the forums.

I would like awil to make their icons in the system tray more glossy though.

Offline -- Joshua --

  • Jr. Member
  • **
  • Posts: 73
  • I am only 12 years old with great comp. knowledge
    • My Website
Re: avast! antivrius & comodo anti-virus
« Reply #7 on: July 07, 2007, 01:09:52 AM »
Get a nonresident antivirus like Bitdefender Free or ClamWin AV

http://www.bitdefender.com/PRODUCT-14-en--BitDefender-8-Free-Edition.html

http://www.clamwin.com/

I tried Clam Anti-Virus but It wouldn't scan. It would just stay there waiting for something to happen.

I looked at bit defener and it was a evaluation for some reason!

SO could some1 plz giv me a straight link to download bit defender free edition?

Thanks!  ;D
Why Do I Love avast!?

avast Anti-Virus I think is the only anti-virus I can trust. I love avast because their support is magnificent. Especially the forums.

I would like awil to make their icons in the system tray more glossy though.

Online DavidR

  • Avast Überevangelist
  • Certainly Bot
  • *****
  • Posts: 84922
  • No support PMs thanks
Re: avast! antivrius & comodo anti-virus
« Reply #8 on: July 07, 2007, 01:32:29 AM »
You should have been able to get there, clicking the Evaluation Version link and from the next page there is a -Please Chose a Product- drop down list, select DitDefender 8 Free Version. You fill in the details and you are emailed the download link, so there is no direct download link.

This link (http://www.bitdefender.com/site/Downloads/browseEvaluationVersion/1/42/) starts of with the BitDefender 8 Free Version already selected, but you still need to complete the basic info to get the link.
Windows 10 Home 64bit/ Acer Aspire F15/ Intel Core i5 7200U 2.5GHz, 8GB DDR4 memory, 256GB SSD, 1TB HDD/ avast! free 21.3.2459 (build 21.3.6164.561) UI 1.0.609/ Firefox, uBlock Origin, uMatrix/ MailWasher Pro/ Avast! Mobile Security

Offline -- Joshua --

  • Jr. Member
  • **
  • Posts: 73
  • I am only 12 years old with great comp. knowledge
    • My Website
Re: avast! antivrius & comodo anti-virus
« Reply #9 on: July 07, 2007, 01:42:42 AM »
Are yu sure this will be alright with avast antivirus and comodo firewall and Spybot - SD Resident?
Why Do I Love avast!?

avast Anti-Virus I think is the only anti-virus I can trust. I love avast because their support is magnificent. Especially the forums.

I would like awil to make their icons in the system tray more glossy though.

Offline carioca

  • Jr. Member
  • **
  • Posts: 76
  • I'm The Zé Carioca
    • Mageia do Brasil
Re: avast! antivrius & comodo anti-virus
« Reply #10 on: July 07, 2007, 02:09:23 AM »
 ???
Ups! Am I at Avast Forum or I am logged  at the wrong  Forum? Oh, gee!
 :-X

Get a nonresident antivirus like Bitdefender Free or ClamWin AV

http://www.bitdefender.com/PRODUCT-14-en--BitDefender-8-Free-Edition.html

http://www.clamwin.com/

I tried Clam Anti-Virus but It wouldn't scan. It would just stay there waiting for something to happen.

I looked at bit defener and it was a evaluation for some reason!

SO could some1 plz giv me a straight link to download bit defender free edition?

Thanks!  ;D
« Last Edit: July 07, 2007, 02:17:59 AM by carioca »
Local Users Community Team leader for the Mageia in Brazil at http://mageiadobrasil.com.br/forum/index.php

Online DavidR

  • Avast Überevangelist
  • Certainly Bot
  • *****
  • Posts: 84922
  • No support PMs thanks
Re: avast! antivrius & comodo anti-virus
« Reply #11 on: July 07, 2007, 02:32:11 AM »
Are yu sure this will be alright with avast antivirus and comodo firewall and Spybot - SD Resident?

BitDefender * Free version is on-demand only and will have no problems with avast or the other applications you mention. Personally I always pause the standard shield when I run any other security application scan.
Windows 10 Home 64bit/ Acer Aspire F15/ Intel Core i5 7200U 2.5GHz, 8GB DDR4 memory, 256GB SSD, 1TB HDD/ avast! free 21.3.2459 (build 21.3.6164.561) UI 1.0.609/ Firefox, uBlock Origin, uMatrix/ MailWasher Pro/ Avast! Mobile Security

Offline -- Joshua --

  • Jr. Member
  • **
  • Posts: 73
  • I am only 12 years old with great comp. knowledge
    • My Website
Re: avast! antivrius & comodo anti-virus
« Reply #12 on: July 07, 2007, 02:34:38 AM »
Are yu sure this will be alright with avast antivirus and comodo firewall and Spybot - SD Resident?

BitDefender * Free version is on-demand only and will have no problems with avast or the other applications you mention. Personally I always pause the standard shield when I run any other security application scan.

Alright! Will do! Thanks DavidR  ;D
Why Do I Love avast!?

avast Anti-Virus I think is the only anti-virus I can trust. I love avast because their support is magnificent. Especially the forums.

I would like awil to make their icons in the system tray more glossy though.

Offline -- Joshua --

  • Jr. Member
  • **
  • Posts: 73
  • I am only 12 years old with great comp. knowledge
    • My Website
Re: avast! antivrius & comodo anti-virus
« Reply #13 on: July 07, 2007, 02:36:05 AM »
???
Ups! Am I at Avast Forum or I am logged  at the wrong  Forum? Oh, gee!
 :-X

Get a nonresident antivirus like Bitdefender Free or ClamWin AV

http://www.bitdefender.com/PRODUCT-14-en--BitDefender-8-Free-Edition.html

http://www.clamwin.com/

I tried Clam Anti-Virus but It wouldn't scan. It would just stay there waiting for something to happen.

I looked at bit defener and it was a evaluation for some reason!

SO could some1 plz giv me a straight link to download bit defender free edition?

Thanks!  ;D

Hey, I just looking for a secondary Anti-Virus, Geez!

What are you on about?  :-\
Why Do I Love avast!?

avast Anti-Virus I think is the only anti-virus I can trust. I love avast because their support is magnificent. Especially the forums.

I would like awil to make their icons in the system tray more glossy though.

Offline lurkingatu2

  • Jr. Member
  • **
  • Posts: 56
Re: avast! antivrius & comodo anti-virus
« Reply #14 on: July 07, 2007, 04:48:02 AM »
theres also a lot of good free online scanners you can use  :)
many diffdrent pc's :)acer t180 and one on the floor in pices that i got out of the garbage can lol