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Offline GYL

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since i've avast!
« on: September 13, 2004, 01:54:38 PM »
since i've avast!: no problem.Before i had bitdefender pro,it said me ""you're infected. bye-bye!!!"
so,i'me very surprised by some  intervenants on this forum,with their problems with avast!it is truly wonderfull,and i advise it to all my friends.It's the first time,i leave  my son  surf on the net ,calmly;thanks to avast!

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Re:since i've avast!
« Reply #1 on: September 13, 2004, 02:00:35 PM »
Welcome to the board. It's nice to have another Avast user who likes it.

Just some words of advise.

- Avast like every other av application can't detect all malware. When in doubt or want to be sure, you can also use JOTTI in addition to Avast.

- Security (being safe) is not only a matter of having properly installed/configured av software. A firewall is also a good thing to have.

- safety begins with the user! Have a look at THIS THREAD for some info/tips/tricks.

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Re:since i've avast!
« Reply #2 on: September 13, 2004, 02:25:57 PM »
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Re:since i've avast!
« Reply #3 on: September 13, 2004, 03:24:30 PM »
Welcome to the forums.

I think many users don't take the time to get to know the programs that they use (not just avast), a little time spent reading help files (RTFM, F=flipping), etc. gets the most from the program, most efficient/effective settings, etc.

For most it's when they experience a problem that they start to get religion, and RTFM. Then it's panic stations, as this saying goes 'when you are up to your ar*e in alligators, the last thing on your mind is draining the swamp.'

Time spent in reconnaissance is seldom wasted, get to know your software.
« Last Edit: September 13, 2004, 03:26:19 PM by DavidR »
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