Installing an AntiVirus software is very much essential these days. There are many free antivirus softwares that work very good. So you need not spend any money on them. Avira AntiVir Personal is a Free Antivirus. Avira has got really many features. So even I installed it on my machine. It can scan your computer for Trojans, Viruses, Worms and many others. It is available for both Windows and Linux.
The application has got a real time protection. So your system is free from viruses round the clock. The application has got a Heuristic system which will protect you from known and unknown viruses. The heuristic scan has got three intensity levels. The spreadsheet displays a detailed information about the Quarantined files. The application is really very fast.
The control center is simple yet effective. You can easily set your preferences. You even get context-sensitive help. Avira has got On-Demand scan to scan your files for all the viruses. Avira has got an option to integrate the application to Windows Vista user account. This will make your administrative tasks very easy. There is also a Rootkit protection for 32 bit machines. When a virus is found you can get the deatiled information about it via the Internet. You can set the scheduler to download the updates or perform a scan on your machine. The application has also got a high performance multithreaded function. So the virus scan will be completed very fast. Avira also uses less RAM space.
Totally I’m really happy with this software. If you are also using it I welcome your valuable feedback and comments…