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You MUST go into 'Options Schedules, and start with Scans. Scanning only once a week is pretty lame, at least, and foolish at best.
I noticed the folder S&D goes to should have a 2 in it now, and the exe name has changed. the reason I ask is because I couldn't get scripts to run properly with quick jobs."Take care of thy backups and thy restores shall take care of thee." Ben Franklin revisited. -- Lady Fitzgerald (sevenforums) Clone or Image often! -- Rock E (Windows Secrets Lounge) AVG free is being used and it automatically does 3 items --- Virus scan once a week on Wed at 12 Noon --- Definition updates --- Program updates His Firewall is Windows Firewall I agree with Calimanco to replace Spybot Free --- I was thinking of Super Antispyware Free --- I have read good comments about it but I need to investigate before recommending it SUPERAntispyware is very good at what it does! I have all my programs quarantee everything, that way, if there is a false positive, I can positively restore and whitelist said item[s]."Take care of thy backups and thy restores shall take care of thee." Ben Franklin revisited. -- Lady Fitzgerald (sevenforums) Clone or Image often! -- Rock E (Windows Secrets Lounge) As a working tech, of 35 years, the biggest fallacy (disambiguation) that I find is that any ONE program can adequately protect a person's PC. On Spybot S&D: I've been a fan as long as the program has been in the wild.Or you could be leaving a new virus to do its damage for a week before it gets found and removed. "Super Anti-Spyware" is a pretty good program, to use in conjunction with other Security Software.It finds and removes PUPs and Tracking Cookies that other programs miss.But the success or failure of the original program (22.214.171.124-Latest Ver.) is dependent on the proper setup.
Without manual setup the program is only marginal at best. For my own use and the use of my techie friends, I wrote up a full page of instructions, just on the Installation and setup of the program.Another program that requires manual SETUP, is AVG 2015 FREE.As it comes out of the box, the auto-scanner is shut off.Spybot Search & Destroy, used to be the go-to utility for removing spyware.Other utilities like Malwarebytes and Microsoft Security Essentials have taken it’s place.-AS: Off: I havent been able to find out what its for --- However again since this is the free version, I suppose it doesnt matter Internet: unprotected --- This doesnt surprise In the Uninstall a Program list Spybot S&D 1.6.2 from 1/10/2010 --- Is it ok to uninstall this older version?