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You may not be able to download McAfeeVirusScanPlus - Special edition from AOL, if your computer doesn't meet the minimum system requirements, or if you don't have the latest version of service pack installed on your computer.

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You will need to know what version of the MicrosoftWindowsoperating system is installed on your computer. If you do not know how to find this information, follow the instructions in the online help article entitled How do I determine the version of Windows I have.

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Minimum System Requirements to install McAfeeVirusScanPlus - Special edition from AOL

The table below shows the minimum system requirements required to install McAfeeVirusScanPlus - Special edition from AOL.

Minimum System Requirements to install McAfee VirusScan Plus

Requirements
Windows7 / Vista
Windows XP
Windows 2000
Service Pack
Service Pack 1 and above
Service Pack 4 and above
Processor
800 MHz or higher
500 MHz or higher
500 MHz or higher
RAM
512 MB
256 MB
256 MB
Hard Disk space
200 MB
200 MB
200 MB
Internet Explorer
6.0 and above
6.0 and above
6.0 and above

To download and get more information about McAfeeVirusScan Plus- Special edition form AOL, go to McAfee Internet Security.

If your computer does not meet the minimum system requirements for McAfeeVirusScanPlus, you can download any other free software available on the Internet, which may meet your system requirements, to help scan for spyware.

For your reference, we have listed a few useful Web sites, which provide tips on how to avoid spyware and stay safer online:


Update to the Latest Service Pack for Your Windows Operating System

To update to the latest service pack:

1. Click the Start button, select Programs or All Programs, and then click Internet Explorer.

2. Click the Tools menu, and then click Windows Update.

3. Follow the on screen instructions to update your Operating System.

Note: If you are unable to connect to WindowsUpdate through the Tools menu, please try the direct URL: http://v4.windowsupdate.microsoft.com/en/default.asp.



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Last updated: 03-28-2012
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