is 2 too much? <anti virus software>

newton316

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i installed McAfee security center when i first got my pc. i noticed it didnt detect most virus as i thought. i then decided to install Spyware Doctor, and im very impressed with. the question is, should i uninstall the McAfee or can i just keep the two?does having two programs of the same type slow down my pc?
 

George Mac

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Generally only one Anti-Virus is acceptable otherwise you generate confilct between programs. Using more than one Anti-Spyware is OK and useful though.
 

dunklegend

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I also think that it's OK to have 2 or more antispyware programs as long as your PC is not suffering from a lack of resources.

What you shouldn't have is either 2 antivirus programs or 2 firewalls
 
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