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Avoid AVG 8!

I just "upgraded" from AVG 7.5 to 8.0. The moment I saw the low build number (90), I knew I made a mistake. Boy, was I right. Bug City!

The installer blue screened my machine the first time through, and only 4 hours after successfully completing the install one of AVG's modules crashed and reloaded. Then while doing a full system scan, it's found DOZENS of false positives. Glad I turned off automatic "healing".

If you use AVG, stick with 7.5 until they work the kinks out.

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earthfur
Apr. 6th, 2008 08:13 pm (UTC)
Thank you for the warning
Thank you. I'll warn friends about the new AVG.
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