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  • Finding Panda Dome Antivirus (free) newest version?

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    Home Forums AskWoody support Windows Windows 7 Questions: Windows 7 Finding Panda Dome Antivirus (free) newest version?

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      • #2300196 Reply
        Moonbear
        AskWoody Lounger

        In Panda Dome Antivirus (at least the free version anyway) there is no option to check for a newer version of the program.

        The the closest thing it has is an “about” tab that tells you the current version you are running.

        The version I am running is 20.00.00.001

        The Panda Security website doesn’t even specify the version number when you download the installer.

        Am I missing something? Or is finding out when a newer version of Panda Dome is available really just so much guesswork?

        • This topic was modified 3 weeks, 4 days ago by Moonbear.
      • #2302315 Reply
        BigBadSteve
        AskWoody Plus

        It’s trialware/payware, and according to their website the trial is 1 month only. So it would not even update virus definitions after that time, and presumably newer versions wouldn’t either. Hence it becomes next to useless after the first month unless you want to pay for it.

        https://www.pandasecurity.com/en/homeusers/downloads

        Windows’ inbuilt virus checker works perfectly well, and costs nothing.

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        7ProSP1
        AskWoody Lounger

        https://www.pandasecurity.com/en/homeusers/downloads

        If you scroll down to almost the bottom of this page, on the left you will see a section which says, “Are you familiar with our free tools?

        Here you will find a link to the free version of Panda Dome Antivirus:

        https://www.pandasecurity.com/en/homeusers/free-antivirus/

        It doesn’t say specifically what version # it is and while I didn’t download it, when I clicked on the download link it says version 20.1

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        • #2303071 Reply
          Moonbear
          AskWoody Lounger

          I’ve never seen that link before, I always sign in to my account and download from there.

          Thanks for the help.

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