Avira Free Antivirus offers effective protection against computer viruses for the individual and private use on a single PC-workstation. It detects and removes viruses and includes an Internet-Update Wizard for easy updating. The built in resident Virus Guard serves to monitor file movements automatically, for example when downloading files from the Internet. Heuristic scanning protects Protection against previously unknown macro viruses.
Reviewing 22.214.171.1242 (Jun 17, 2014)
Avira Free Antivirus 126.96.36.1992
The version offered there (new listing of 16 June 2014) is an older one, not 188.8.131.522.
Since the author does not include a date stamp for the file, another method is via comparing file size.
The older version (184.108.40.2062) file size is:
Reviewing 220.127.116.114 (Apr 30, 2014)
A resource hog with an ancient UI.
Reviewing 18.104.22.1688 (Feb 19, 2014)
2/19/2014 after the download it shows version Product version 22.214.171.1246 12/9/2013
why ??? wrong....... how about a direct link to the proper
FULL STANDALONE SETUP.EXE ? the new installer sucks for multiple deployment . 2 stars removed ...
Reviewing 126.96.36.1999 (Dec 5, 2013)
with all the update's how about a new GUI the XP look is old and better configuration to complicated for a non computer guru to use needs to be more user friendly ,still for free it's still good
Reviewing 188.8.131.523 (Oct 2, 2013)
memory usage is very high :-( even though i don't have the "Realtime Protection" option running - also known as AntiVir Guard (i think).
Odd three updates in three consecutive business days in a row???
Higher memory requirements ? - AntiVir Free Antivirus - Avira Support Forum maybe there are some bugs being smashed by developers...
Still use it the free one. Still don't find any better than this