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User Info: AshWilliams78

AshWilliams78
3 years ago#1
Just installed Windows 8 and I'm wondering if I should renew my AVG Internet Security.
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User Info: Jocko

Jocko
3 years ago#2
Don't bother with AVG and just use MSE and don't do anything stupid and you should be good to go.
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User Info: AshWilliams78

AshWilliams78
3 years ago#3
Is MSE Downloaded separately or is it already integrated into windows 8?
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User Info: GoIrish80

GoIrish80
3 years ago#4
Like anything, people will have varying opinions.

I have not used any type of internet security since I was like 16 (I'm 33,) and I've never had 1 single problem.

1) Internet security will ASSIST in keeping you safe
2) Internet security is not a GUARANTEE that you will be safe
3) Your brain is a better internet security program than anything you can buy
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User Info: gastaman

gastaman
3 years ago#5
AshWilliams78 posted...
Is MSE Downloaded separately or is it already integrated into windows 8?


Windows Defender in Windows 8 is basically MSE. You don't have to download it. It should also be turned on by default, if no other AV is installed.
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User Info: AshWilliams78

AshWilliams78
3 years ago#6
gastaman posted...
AshWilliams78 posted...
Is MSE Downloaded separately or is it already integrated into windows 8?


Windows Defender in Windows 8 is basically MSE. You don't have to download it. It should also be turned on by default, if no other AV is installed.


Cool! I'll do that when I get home.
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