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Offline scuzzy

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Avira Premium 6 mos Free
« on: May 22, 2008, 10:23 AM »
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Re: Avira Premium 6 mos Free
« Reply #1 on: May 22, 2008, 12:24 PM »
Do you happen to anythig about file size?  I just upgraded from AVG 7 to 8 and the file size tripled to 46k.
I also didn't see anything on the site about updating the Free version.  Are you using it now?

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Re: Avira Premium 6 mos Free
« Reply #2 on: May 22, 2008, 12:33 PM »
I'm not using Avira, but I wanted to pass this on to everyone.

I know Avira has a strong following and performs exceptionally well. But since it's not currently installed on any of my systems, I can't answer about the file size.

As far as updating the Free Version, are you referring to the signature updates? As I recall, it was not much different from AVG.
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Re: Avira Premium 6 mos Free
« Reply #3 on: May 22, 2008, 01:27 PM »
I was asking about virus definitions.  AVG updates every day.

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Re: Avira Premium 6 mos Free
« Reply #4 on: May 22, 2008, 01:52 PM »
I believe Avira's updates are also daily. I haven't used it in awhile, so I don't exactly remember.
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