AV + DEP "AlwaysOn"

Discussion in 'other anti-virus software' started by Cerxes, Sep 18, 2008.

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  1. Cerxes

    Cerxes Registered Member

    Sep 6, 2005
    Northern Europe
    I recently changed my DEP from "OptOut" to "AlwaysOn" and besides some minor glitches with some applications that I´ve resolved, there´s one problem: my dear Avast has some problems that can´t be fixed :'(. Its resident scanner (read & write) works perfectly, and also the on-demand, but if I e.g. want to check a file from the explorer menu, then DEP will terminate Avast. Therefore I´m now looking after a possible replacement and was wondering if someone knows of a free, AV scanner (with resident scanning) that fully works with DEP "AlwaysOn".

    Thanks in advance folks! :)

  2. Pedro

    Pedro Registered Member

    Nov 2, 2006
    If i remember correctly, it was Avast's splash screen. Not sure. I never tried from the context menu.
    Antivir works ok i believe.
  3. Arup

    Arup Guest

    AntiVir works fine with DEP always on. Some Active X might have issues but overall all my programs work with DEP on.
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