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AVG (XP/Vista)

One of the most important pieces of software you can install on any computer is a good anti-virus application. Keeping yourself protected from malicious programs that can steal personal information, corrupt your files, or bring your entire computer to a grinding halt should be priority number one. Why pay those expensive annual fees to Norton or McAfee when you can get anti-virus protection for free that won't slow your PC down like the suites from the big boys? And, it's every bit as good, or better, according to some tests. AVG sure isn't pretty, but it gets the job done as good as any of its more expensive competitors.