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Spyware Doctor Review

The PC Tools Spyware Doctor with Antivirus is a great tool available to secure your computer. It adopts a multi-layer approach to protect the entry of any virus or malware from any point of the computer. The identity of the user along with the entry of any kind of malware is protected by using the Spyware Doctor with Antivirus. It is compatible with Windows 7 and is the 2010 version is the latest offering from PC tools. We take a look to see what we think of this award winning software.

Compatibility and Installation

Spyware Doctor with Antivirus 2010 is compatible with both 32 and 64 bit of Microsoft Windows 7, with Windows Vista Sp1+, and also with Windows XP with Server Pack 2 and higher versions. The steps to install the Antivirus are standard and one can easily follow the setup wizard. One can select the option of Automatically Installing updates which is in the "Select Additional Tasks" to ensure that the updates of the Antivirus are installed on their own. There is also an option to install the Google task bar while installing the software.

After the installation is complete, the entire system is scanned once which might take some time but is very important to ensure that if there are any existing virus's or malware, they are detected and removed so that it in no way can affect the efficiency and security of your PC. For full protection, one needs to enter the license information. The interface of the PC Tools Spyware Doctor and Antivirus is of high quality and is extremely straightforward. We had no trouble trying to figure out how to use this software.

Multi-Layer Protection

PC Tools Spyware Doctor with Antivirus 2010 has a safe approach to protect the computer. They call this the multi-layer approach. Layer 1 is the Site Guard which protects the computer from websites which are sources of malware. This layer of the software will block these sites. Layer 2 is the Browser Guard which protects the computer from all scripts. This later analyses all the scripts in real time and stops the ones which contain any kinds of threats or carry any nuisance for the computer. Layer 3 is the Download Guard which blocks all malware by community feedback. Layer 4 is the File Guard which scrutinizes all files before opening them. The Behaviour Guard is Layer 5 which monitors the non-white listed programs. The On Demand and Scheduled Scans is Layer 6 and Layer 7.

Spyware Research

This may be the #1 reason why we would recommend buying this software over a free spyware utility. PC Tools runs an active and highly-specialized research lab, known as the Malware Research Centre, which is devoted to researching and identifying new spyware and malware infections for inclusion into our comprehensive anti-spyware database, which forms the 'brains' behind Spyware Doctor. It is tough for a free utility to do the amount of research and identify the number of threats that spyware doctor does.


I know that we are doing the review here. However, we did want to note that this software has won over 40 awards from reputable magazines and websites. We figured this was worth noting as it was the reason we decided to try this software out in the first place.


The performance of the PC Tools Spyware Doctor with Antivirus performs well and keeps the computer safe in the most efficient manner. The Quick Start Guide available with the software is of great help and can guide you through all kinds of problems that the user might encounter while using the software. The PC Tools Spyware Doctor with Antivirus is extremely efficient software which keeps the system protected against all kinds of virus and malware threats ensuring your system works efficiently. We would highly recommend this software.

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