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janetsperber
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How do i know what security I have on my laptop?

How can I tell what, if any my security is on my laptop?  I keep getting a warning that I have viruses but when I click "Remove All" I get a window that is a payment options for the security system.

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Vishal_Shankar
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Member Since: ‎07-21-2009
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Re: How do i know what security I have on my laptop?

Windows XP:

Just check "Security Center" in Control Panel and Click the virus protection to know what AV you are using.

 

Windows Vista:

In Control Panel-> Security-> Scurity Center

 

Windows 7:

In Control Panel-> System And Security-> Action Center-> Security

 

For the popup problem:

I think you are using a free or expired Antivirus. Please uninstall and just use a free AV(MSE/Avira) or paid(Trend Micro/Bitdefender/Pc Tools) for better protection.

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