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Re: AVG Anti-Virus Free problem




On 04/20/19 4:19 PM, WaltS48 wrote:
> On 4/20/19 3:14 PM, 😉 Good Guy 😉 wrote:
>> On 20/04/2019 17:59, WaltS48 wrote:
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>>> But just in case they are.
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>>> <https://vitux.com/secure-ubuntu-with-clamav-antivirus/>
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>>> Installed on both my Ubuntu and Mint versions of Linux which are both better than the Microsoft junk on my laptop. ;)
>>>
>>>
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>> That might be the case but the OP is using Windows and he asked about something called "AVG Anti-Virus Free".  There is no point in telling him what other people
>> are using because he can surely use common sense to work that out unless Luis knows that the OP is demented and needs some guidance like an old person suffering
>> from dementia.  I don't make assumptions about people although the only assumption I make is that the poster has some common sense which may not be common with all
>> the people on this planet!!!
>>
>> So you really think that Microsoft is Junk?  Why is there products so widely used by people in this world?  As I understand it, Linux (or its variant) was around
>> well before Microsoft started yet it over took Linux in all departments.  do you know why?  People keep telling us that they are stuck in using Windows because
>> they have already invested in software and training so they can't change.  If this is true then why did this NOT happen with Linux when there was nothing to
>> compete against them?  Surely Microsoft did something right to win all those users.
>>
>>
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> Which came first the computer or the operating system.
>
> I'm not a computer historian. Linux powered servers, probably until after the first PC came out. Then somebody had the idea to make free desktop versions.
>
> I guess when the computer manufacturers decided to mass market personal computers they went with Microsoft because like Microsoft, they were out to take the public
> for all they could get and MS had a desktop operating system..
>
> Then the public saw that they could get a computer for home and all they could get at CompUSA was one with the Microsoft operating system.
>
> I never really saw the need for one until I had to start using one at work.
>
> When I go into Best Buy I still don't see any PC's with Ubuntu or Mint or any Linux distribution. Any marketing on TV, radio, other.
>
> There is the Microsoft section and the Apple section and a few Chromebooks.
>
Don't forget Unix and Znix

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