Is there a good free virus protection that I can use for my laptop?

Answer I am currently using AVG but although it seems to do exactly what it says on the tin, it really slows down my laptop. It is not worth even attempting to use my laptop whilst scans are running.I al... Read More »

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Is there any good free virus protection software available?

Avast Antivir,Also Lavasoft Adaware. ZD net and Tucows are also good sites to check out for downloads and freeware.


My Laptop is really slow and I need to know what is a good down-loadable virus scanner that is actually FREE?

AVG's free version is probably the best free scanner out there: on the left link)

Is the avg free anti virus software any good, does it offer any sort of protection?

Yes it offers protection. But it's detection rate is not as high as Avast or Avira. Both of those are better free choices.