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    How to change Antivirus Program safely

    This is a discussion on How to change Antivirus Program safely within the General chat forums, part of the Community channel category; Hi Folks Any tips how to safely remove antivirus software and install another. My present Antivirus software is about to ...

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      How to change Antivirus Program safely

      Hi Folks
      Any tips how to safely remove antivirus software and install another.

      My present Antivirus software is about to expire and I want to remove it and install another.

      A little nervous

      Dave


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      Re: How to change Antivirus Program safely

      What is your current version of anti virus? and what are you going to replace it with?

      You could simply try and use the programs own un-installer, or alternatively use add remove from your computers control panel.

      If you have a program like your uninstaller that will make sure it removes all registry entries.

      Remove then reboot and install new anti virus program

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      Re: How to change Antivirus Program safely

      No need to be nervous. If you are that worried just disconnect your computer from your network/internet and uninstall/install as you would any other program.

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      Re: How to change Antivirus Program safely

      For McAfee Download the removal tool from:
      http://service.mcafee.com/FAQDocument.aspx?id=TS100507


      For Norton Download the removal tool from:
      http://service1.symantec.com/Support...05033108162039

     

     

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