“Recommended Tools of the Trade” We Use At PC medics On Call

Expert Internet Security Software Recommendations from PC Medics On Call

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Due to frequent name association and the mass Marketing Hype surrounding Internet Security Software influencing peoples purchasing decisions, it’s no wonder why Millions of people have been lulled into a false sense of security and have become victims to Virus and Malware Infections.

I am regularly asked for recommendations on different tools, training and resources. People particularly want to know what tools I use to prevent virus and malware infections and the other software that we use maintain our computers to keep them running trouble free and at their optimal best.

Disclosure: Please note that some of the links below are affiliate links, and at no additional cost to you, I will earn a commission if you decide to make a purchase. Please understand that I have direct hands on experience with all of these products and companies, and I recommend them because I have been using them successfully for years now and they just work, not because of the small commissions I make if you decide to buy something.

Malware Protection

  • Malwarebytes Anti-Malware PRO:The #1 Solution for Combating Malware, Rouge Application Viruses, Rootkits and Trojans. Malwarebytes PRO – when used in tandem with either Avira or ESET NOD32 Anti-Virus provides you with a complete Internet Security Solution that is very light on system resources, won’t slow your computer down and it just works! – NOTE: Malwarebytes PRO comes with a lifetime license that does not need to be renewed every year!

Anti-Virus Programs

  • Avira Anti-Virus: This is the Anti-Virus that we have been successfully using at PC Medics On Call for the past 6 years to professionally clean our customers computers and to protect our own personal server and workstations from virus infections. – Avira Anti-Virus has consistently scored 97-98% on Virus Bulletin 100 Awards for the past 5 years now
  • ESET NOD32 Anti-Virus:Hands down, one of the absolute best Anti-Virus programs in the world and the only other Anti-Virus product that we use or will recommend to our clients at PC Medics On Call.

Backup and Recovery

  • Acronis True Image 2014: Backup fast and recover faster with Acronis True Image 2014 the #1 disk imaging backup and recovery solution. – Acronis allows you safely backup and safe guard all of your sensitive data and rapidly recover your entire system in the event of, Windows System Crashes, Registry Corruption or Virus and Malware Infections.

Uninstaller Programs

  • Revo Uninstaller Pro:The best program that I have found to completely get rid of problematic and hard to uninstall programs. When confronted with problematic software, Revo Uninstaller Pro will safely and quickly remove all traces of hard to remove programs when the native Windows (Add or Remove Programs) fails to get the job done.

System Maintenance

  • Perfect Disk Professional: Decrease System boot up time and Speed Up and Optimize the Performance Windows by regularly defragmenting your systems Hard Drive with Perfect Disk The Multi Award winning and only Microsoft Gold Certified Disk Defragmenter on the market. – I have been exclusively using and recommending Perfect Disk to all of my customers for the past 10 years now because, to put it simply.. it just works!

Internet Browsers

  • Mozilla Firefox: Our web browser of choice since 2004! – Firefox is a FREE Open Source web browser that provides a faster, safer, and much more secure alternative to using Internet Explorer.
  • Google Chrome: Life is all about choices. If Firefox is not your cup of tea then, Google Chrome is another smarter and safer browser alternative to using Internet Explore that we highly recommend here at PC Medics On Call.