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The Avast scan times are also much faster than AVG 8.5 which I was using before switching. I hear AVG 9.0 is supposed to have improved this, but they have already lost me as a customer/user and I see little reason to switch back to see if it's really any better.
Well, don't mean to take up too much space with my situation but ...

Have enjoyed AVG Free since v7.5. Just installed v9 a few days ago.

Scan times with v9 do seem to be faster than when using 8.5 Free but opening of many web site is painfully slow..

Tonight I disabled NoScript I use with Mozilla Firefox and also disabled AVG Safe Search 9 just to see the difference. Maybe a bit faster now. I still look suspiciously at the AVG Link Scanner. Seems to be my favorite target at the moment. But I could be wrong.

Thinking seriously of uninstalling AVG9 Free and trying Avast Free. Slow speed of loading websites has taken place since upgrading both AVG Free v8.5 and Zone Alarm Free.

Maybe both programs are getting even with me for years of using them for free...

Must be a special place in heaven for those of us who use computers....

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