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09-20-2003, 12:58 PM
any1 got a norton virus scan :lol:

09-22-2003, 06:08 PM
I would really suggest reading through some of the previous postings, before posting a topic which has been already covered, this would help you. you would get an answer without waiting for a reply.

There are alot of good virus scanners out there, Norton is just one of them, plus it is not free. If all you are wanting is a virus scanner, you have many options, maybe even better ones than norton.
you can use the free F-Prot version, which runs from the commandline (DOS), or you can use an online scanner, if your got a fast connection.

from a previous posting
http://www.oldversion.com/talk/index.php?a...t=ST&f=2&t=1236 (http://www.oldversion.com/talk/index.php?act=ST&f=2&t=1236)

couple more Free Anti-Virus programs,
EmC - anti-Spam and anti-virus of email for (Win/95/98/ME/2000/NT/XP), 2.7megs
AntiVir Personal Edition, 3.8megs.
Avast!, 6.5megs, Home Edition free of charge. requires registration.
ANTIDOTE for PC Viruses , comes in 2 flavors, a floppy sized and 3.5meg download.
HandyBits VirusScan Integrator, 1.5megs, Version 5.5 Free of charge for personal use.
Bootminder, 109kb, Protection against boot-virusus.
Sentinel 133kb. will help you pinpoint and terminate viruses or trojans
Bitdefender Offers several products, from ICQ, MSN Yahoo file scanners and more. But the site is down ATM!

09-23-2003, 03:15 AM
Yep I do and its your lucky day I'm giving it away free today only ;-)

Nortons4Free!??? (http://security.symantec.com/sscv6/default.asp?langid=ie&venid=sym) Okay dont believe me then !

09-23-2003, 08:05 AM
Goslow, your link looks like one i think i seen before. : )

09-24-2003, 04:20 AM
your link looks like one i think i seen before. : )
What! more than one lucky day, some are blessed

Grisoft AVG Free Edition
Has now caught up with the rest of the world and reduced their virus database update files from a (massive on 28K modem) 4MB to a paltry 21KB - This is now an excellent option.