mag dvd: "full" programs amount to 30day trial

  sixbrix 11:55 02 Nov 07
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i thought i'd try out the full version of "a-squared anti-malware vs3" from the free dvd but after 30mins of setup and online registration i find i am only going to get a 30day trial! previous to that i tried install the full version of "kaspersky internet security v6.0" and that was not a full program either?
has anyone else found this with other software?

  GANDALF <|:-)> 12:36 02 Nov 07

It is a programme where you can use all the features for a 30 day trial...seems fairly clear to me.

G

  cocteau48 13:46 02 Nov 07

Also beware the other old bogey off the internet;
"FREE DOWNLOAD"
Yes you can download it for free but you have to pay to actually use it or get it to work fully.

  Jake_027 13:56 02 Nov 07

Have you registered it as instructed in the magazine? If you don't put a key in you can't register it. I haven't got the mag in front of me but usually there is a web address to go to to get an unlock code

  Totally-braindead 13:56 02 Nov 07

Its something that continues to annoy me I must admit. A full version to me means it works fully and its not time limited, if its time limited its a trial not a full program. The magazine presumably disagrees with my interpretation.

I must admit thats why I hardly ever load any of the programs. I am not interested in trials if I was I would download them.

  crosstrainer 14:42 02 Nov 07

And the other term should read "Trial" :)

  carmichy 14:54 02 Nov 07

Will some one tell me where I get free meal No not you Gandalf you are a wizard

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