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Toshiba anti-virus help!

Discussion in 'Toshiba' started by abehanna, Feb 7, 2008.

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  1. abehanna

    abehanna Notebook Consultant

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    Not sure whether this post belongs here... but i was wondering if anyone has any info about whether the mcafee program that is pre-installed on the Sli1 uses an excessive amount of system resources. I am asking this because my trial just expired and i have been reading some of the threads about virus programs many of which infer that mcafee is a system hog :mad: . I was under the impression that this virus software might have been optimized by toshiba but I am not sure. Any suggestions would be greatly appreciated!

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  2. markheus

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    DItch it - Get Kaspersky or AVG - Take a peak at the Security sub-forum.

    Optimized for a Toshiba? Nope. Not a chance. They just pay Toshiba to have their software preinstalled on your computer.
     
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    abehanna Notebook Consultant

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    Thanks for the info. Thats pretty much what i figured... Thanks again Toshiba:mad:
     
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