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    I would like to ask you guys on how to keep my computer safe. Waht type of Virus detector i should get, what type of firewall i should get, and what type of anti-spyware detector i should get. And please make it free to download cuz i dont want to pay for it :P lol, yeah, i know I'm a cheap guy. And how i can make my computer faster. Thanks alot

    I dont know what to put on, so I'm just gunna put on info about my comp. Sorry, I'm not such a computer guy. :P

    Windows XP professional
    Version 2002
    Service Pack 2
    Intel (R)
    Pentium (R) 4 CPU 3.00GHz
    3.38 GHz, 768 MB of RAM

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    Happy to help on this one :wink:

    Well, For Spyware i would get these

    Lavasoft Ad-Ware 1.06SE - http://www.download.com/3000-2144-10045910.html

    S&D 1.4 - http://www.download.com/Spybot-Searc...-10122137.html

    and MS-Anti-Spyware (Beta) - http://www.microsoft.com/athome/secu...e/default.mspx

    For Viruses

    Avast Anti-Virus

    http://www.avast.com/

    Note - All our free! Get the Home Edition and Reg. on that site to obtain the L. Key.

    Plus for a good browser get FireFox - http://www.mozilla.org/

    And for Themes and plug-Ins for FireFox - https://addons.mozilla.org/?application=firefox
    Windows Xp Pro. Sp2 , FireFox 1.0.6 , Internet Explorer 6 , Avast 4.6.691 Home Edition

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    You can check out our Recommended Software here http://www.help2go.com/article163.html . Most of them are free and used by our members.


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    Thanks guys! U GUYS ROCK!

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    However i do use HiJackThis but my computer is Spyware free most of the time
    Windows Xp Pro. Sp2 , FireFox 1.0.6 , Internet Explorer 6 , Avast 4.6.691 Home Edition