Avoid spammers, spyware and any virus with this effective antivirus
AVG AntiVirus Free 2014 is effective virus protection software that will protect your computer from any threat such as worms, spyware, viruses, Trojans, spam and popups, among others. In fact, it’s one of the most wanted antivirus software for a great amount of users. Taking into account the services it offers, it’s a quite complete antivirus due to the fact that you could choose the settings you want and decide the type of analysis you want to do at any time according to your needs or preferences. You will have an anti-malware, anti-spam, anti-rootkit technologies and anti-spyware (to avoid taking personally-identifiable information away) in the same program.
On the other hand, it’s true that it takes too much time to download it and do the full scan. Nevertheless, it is worth the effort because you will have your computer completely protected and you could start surfing on the Internet safely. AVG AntiVirus Free 2014 is totally compatible with other mobile applications from the well-known AVG Company, which will provide you a complete security, not only in your computer, but also in your mobile.
The different possibilities this antivirus provides
AVG AntiVirus Free 2014 is a quite intuitive antivirus which can be used by every kind of user. You will notice it from the first time you run it after having done the download. In the main interface, which is quite user-friendly, you will see five important sections, called Computer, We Browsing, Identity, Emails (enable anti-spam filter in the newsletters) and Firewall. Each one is destined to one specific issue, but be conscious that all of them are important in order to prevent your computer from any kind of virus attack. Besides, you will have the option of scanning in that moment just clicking on ‘Scan now’, next to the button ‘Protection is up-to-date’. In that way, your computer will be protected from spyware, worms, viruses and Trojans easily.
Inside the scan options button, you could choose amount four different kind of analysis. The first time you run it, we recommend you to make a complete scan of your computer. You could adjust the scanning speed and choose the settings according to your needs or preferences. Afterwards, you could do simple scans within concrete folders or files, quick tests searching for rootkits or manage scheduled scans.
The toolbar included in this antivirus avoids that any hacker could see your personally-identifiable information or passwords
By the time you download AVG AntiVirus Free 2014, you will realize that it adds a toolbar in your web browsing automatically. Although extra toolbars could be seen as something annoying for many users, it’s true that this one is quite effective and interesting to have because it allows you to make searches safely and it avoids that any hacker could see your personally-identifiable information or passwords. It is also quite comfortable because you could scan the website you are visiting just pressing a button included on it. It will provide you a quite detailed report telling you if the website is secure or not. Besides, this software includes the feature called Do Not Track which will prevent you from popups, spyware, solicitations from scammy markets or banners while you are on the Net.
AVG AntiVirus Free 2014 2014.4142 Features
This software includes several new features and characteristics which are detailed below:
- Real-time scan, detecting any kind of virus, spyware, threats, Trojans and malware, among others
- Linkscanner Active Surf-shield feature
- High-level protection is up-to-date
- It analyses five different fields: Computer, We Browsing, Identity, Emails and Firewall
- Different kind of scans; full scan, in concrete folders or files, analyzing if there’s any rootkit or scheduled ones
- Advanced settings options
- Toolbar automatically included in your web browser
- Do Not Track feature to prevent you from popups, solicitations from scammy markets, spyware or banners
If you want to read more about this free-of-charge program, you could do it in the developer’s website.
If you want to download this free-of-charge program, we recommend you to check its system requirements firstly:
- OS: Windows XP or higher
- Processor: Intel Pentium 1.5 GHz or upper
- RAM: 512 MB
- Hard Disk Space: 950 MB