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    I've been a subscriber off and on for several years and never had an issue.. It's pretty cheap at $95/ year. However today for the first time Malwarebytes which I have had since about forever and has saved me much grief; decided that the program which downloads daily from the internet was housing a Trojan Virus and blocked it.. The owner of the program assures me it's a false positive and I believe him to be an honest guy... But, I can't take a chance.

    Does anyone here use Quickhorse AND Malwarebytes (the paid version)?
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    Know nothing about Quick Horse and Malwarebytes, but Norton says it's a safe site. I guess use at your risk. GL.
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    I think the owner of QH, has worked with Norton and maybe another couple of companies to not see the program as a problem. Hopefully he will try to fix it with Malwarebytes. But as he says they can always change the definitions to block it again. It's a smaller company, with a low price; but a good program..It's a sad situation.
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    I also used Norton when I had a Windows PC, but I had some problems with it. I had kind of the same situation. I was pretty sure that Norton is very safe to use and there is impossible to catch some malware easily. So, when I bought some external tools for my computer, I needed to install drivers. One of my friends advised me to download them from a well known website, because they have the best drivers updates there. Norton was showing that everything is ok until my computer started to slow down and I found viruses with another antivirus. I don't want to say that Norton is bad because I'm still using it, but there are situations when viruses can make big problems wihout seeing them.
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    Quote Originally Posted by nukenbu View Post
    I also used Norton when I had a Windows PC, but I had some problems with it. I had kind of the same situation. I was pretty sure that Norton is very safe to use and there is impossible to catch some malware easily. So, when I bought some external tools for my computer, I needed to install drivers. One of my friends advised me to download them from a well known website, because they have the best drivers updates there. Norton was showing that everything is ok until my computer started to slow down and I found viruses with another antivirus. I don't want to say that Norton is bad because I'm still using it, but there are situations when viruses can make big problems wihout seeing them.
    I think that Norton is a bad program to be installed or even downloaded on your desktop computer/laptop etc
    When my computer was slowing down I took it to the best computer guy in town and on the pickup date he advised me to watch what you are downloading and also to install a much BETTER program that will detect a threat of any kind
    It cost over $100+ but it was well worth it to delete Norton off my older computer and install Avast Security as my virus scanner/defender!
    Would recommend Avast to anyone due to it's low price and also detecting things downloading or on the web comes up faster than ever

    Getting back onto the topic of QuickHorse I had that program a few years back and the data is free for a certain amount of days and did not really understand what all the numbers ment but I do remember the first race I tried it on it picked the winner on top and paid $10 or $15 I think
    I would not really recommend it now since you can do much better with pen and paper rather than relying on a software to pick your winners
    Not saying you should give up a software program if you are successful with it but if I were you download a Ultimate PP's card with Comments and you will be amazed on the info that is in those pp's! That is what I use to win and play with Check out Saturday's results if you want to see how well you can do too!
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