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Paper Tape
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Windows Live OneCare on Y510

Hello all,  I don't know if this has been addressed before. Will Windows Live OneCare work OK on my Y510. I have been looking to change my Norton Anti-Virus 2007 that came pre-installed on my Y510.


Any input on this matter would be helpful.

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Re: Windows Live OneCare on Y510

Lenovo Care is deighned for Thinkpads and old lenovo 3000.

In Ideapads and new lenovo 3000 there's OKR system, it is different.

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Re: Windows Live OneCare on Y510

yes windows live one care will run fine on your system before using it you have to un-install your anti virus products your firewall(thirdparty ones if any) and then go for live one care its pretty nice live one care...

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Re: Windows Live OneCare on Y510

samavedam_vijay is absolutely correct. Windows Live OneCare will work just fine, but as samavedam_vijay said, make sure you uninstall ALL antivirus programs and any firewalls first (except the Vista FW, of course!).  Reboot. Then install WLOC. You should be good to go!
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Re: Windows Live OneCare on Y510

Update: I ended up installing Norton AntiVirus 2008 instead of Windows Live OneCare. My Y510 came installed with Norton 2007. I like the way it works. 2008 is just about the same. Nothing new to learn.


Thanks to all who replied.