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Windows Live OneCare

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License:
Trial version
Language:
English
OS:
  • Windows XP
Latest version:
2.1.2900.20 02/03/09
Last month's downloads:
217
Size:
1.4 MB
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Windows Live OneCare is fully compatible with:

  • Windows XP

You'll also need:

Minimum requirements
Processor: 300 or higher MHz
Memory: 256 MB
Framework: Internet Explorer 6.
Others: Windows XP with Service Pack 2 550 Mb of hard disk space Readable/writeable CD or DVD drive
Windows Live OneCare is also compatible with
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Available languages

  • English
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Versions of Windows Live OneCare

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Windows Live OneCare 2.1.2900.20 02/03/09 Trial version English
  • Windows XP
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Limitations

Only available for 90-day trial.

Windows Live OneCare helps protect your computer, and its automated optimization features keep your PC running at its speediest. OneCare even regularly backs up your important files. You get all this in one convenient package:

  • Protection Plus, with its antivirus and antispyware scanners and managed, two-way firewall, helps protect your computer from viruses, worms, Trojan horses, hackers, phishing, and other threats. It runs continuously in the background, but you can scan individual files and folders for viruses on demand simply by right-clicking them. You can even scan attachments you receive via Windows Live Messenger or MSN Messenger.

  • Performance Plus regularly defragments your hard disk, removes any unnecessary files that can clog your PC, and helps make sure important security updates from Microsoft are installed efficiently and on time.

  • Backup and Restore regularly copies your important files and settings to CD, DVD, or external hard disk.

  • Instant Support provides online help anytime you need it, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

"it makes PC too slow, useless to install"

My computer became too slow to work after installing windows live onecare antivirus, which was earlier working very fine speed with awast free antivirus software. I waited for so long to download this heavy file from internet, but it turned out to be of no use. During the installation of this OneCare, I had to uninstall my earlier free antivirus awast with which my computer was working perfectly, with good workable speed. But after installation of this windows live onecare my computer became too slow, and again I had to uninstall this onecare application to reinstall the awast one. I dont know why someone will pay for this application, at least i will dump this software in trash? I wasted my 4-5 hrs working on this stupid job. Guys, just dont install this onecare.

Pros
Cons
  • If you have an old computer or laptop, dont install this antivirus, it will slow your pc too much.

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