SpywareGuard v2.2 has been released. SpywareGuard is compatible with: Windows 98, ME, 2000, XP http://www.wilderssecurity.net/spywareguard.html > -------------REVISION LOG------------------ > New in SpywareGuard v2.2 > -Scanning engine improved to detect the latest spyware > -Memory usage greatly reduced > -Handle leak relating to the Browser Hijacking Protection component fixed > -Browser Hijacking Protection problems fixed > -Internal improvements and optimizations > -Compatibility issues with Japanese/Chinese versions of Windows resolved > -Conflicts with auto-shutdown UPS devices fixed > -Tons of other bugs fixed, and compatibility issues resolved > -Browser Hijacking Protection alerts changed to be clearer, easier to > understand > -Other minor cosmetic changes > -The uninstaller will now warn if a user tries to uninstall SpywareGuard > before shutting down SpywareGuard's protection. > -And many other fixes and improvements! NEW USERS: Please download and run the SpywareGuard 2.2 Full Setup. If you have Windows XP, however, you can use the Minimal setup mentioned in the information below. UPGRADING INSTRUCTIONS: Users upgrading from a previous version of SpywareGuard, or users with Windows XP, may use the SpywareGuard 2.2 Minimal Setup. If you have installed a previous version of SpywareGuard 2.x, simply shut down the main interface (double-click the red "SG" icon in the system tray and File>Exit) and then run the SpywareGuard 2.2 installer (you shouldn't have to uninstall SpywareGuard 2.1 for the install to work). You may be asked to reboot your computer. If you have SpywareGuard 1.1 installed, please follow the instructions posted in the thread about SpywareGuard 2.0: http://www.wilderssecurity.com/showthread.php?t=9315 ------------------ If you receive a run-time error 429 when trying to run SpywareGuard 2.2, your system is missing a required library. Please follow the instructions in this thread: http://www.wilderssecurity.com/showthread.php?t=12089 ------------------ Overall, I believe you'll find this update is a great improvement! Memory usage is down, and tons of bugs and conflicts have been fixed. (Thanks go to everyone who submitted bug reports.) If you do still have a problem, please let me know. Best regards, -Javacool P.S. The updates server is currently unavailable, but that should be fixed by tomorrow. Until then you will experience problems running SG LiveUpdate.