If you are looking for good protection from computer viruses, the free AVG antivirus package is a great solution for anyone on a tight budget. Even though AVG is completely free, it frequently out-ranks many of the markets leading paid-for Windows antivirus solutions, both in detecting and removing viruses and in scanning speed! In this tutorial, we will show you how to install AVG on your computer. Before you get started, you may wish to check the Grisoft frequently asked questions on computer viruses and AVG.
As a reseller of AVG we get a lot of people asking us how to stop AVG from slowing the PC down when they first boot up. AVG actually performs a full system scan on boot up and for some slower PC's this can cause a drain on resources and slow the PC down.