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  • Online 3 out of 5

    PC Tools Spyware Doctor with Antivirus 2010 review

    By 13 April 2010

    PC Tools has its work cut out with Spyware Doctor and Antivirus these days, and with a range of low-priced rival suites available it’s left to those who are happy with the Windows firewall or have a dedicated alternative handy to consider a purchase....

  • Online 3.5 out of 5

    PC Tools iAntiVirus - Mac review

    By 26 June 2009

    One of the pleasing things about using a Mac is that you can still gloat at your friends about how the Mac OS is virus free. So should you really download iAntiVirus from PC Tools to protect your computer from a threat that doesn't exist? We took a closer...

  • Online 4 out of 5

    PC Tools Spyware Doctor with AntiVirus 6 - PC review

    By 22 August 2008

    We’ve grown increasingly accustomed to our online security packages being full Internet Suites and not individual products. This is because the Internet has an ever-increasing number of ways to fool and trick the unwary user. PC Tools continues to offer...

  • Online 4 out of 5

    PC Tools Registry Mechanic 7 - PC review

    By 12 March 2008

    When you bought your PC or notebook that was the point it ran the smoothest and fastest. This is because the Windows OS, regardless of version, is at its cleanest. Whenever you install a program, add a user or generally change settings, you’re also...

  • Online 4 out of 5

    PC Tools Spyware Doctor 5 - PC review

    By 24 April 2007

    No matter how many times we tell people the Internet is a scary place if you go out unprotected, people still go it alone and end up paying the price. So, it pays to be cautious and get the best line of defence set-up before you even think of going online....