Hi Scott and Eric, I think I'm confused. I thought you could buy McAfee in stores and install it on a machine yourself and they sold you 1 year subscriptions to their updates. Pam >-----Original Message----- >From: pcductape-bounce@xxxxxxxxxxxxx >[mailto:pcductape-bounce@xxxxxxxxxxxxx]On Behalf Of Scott McNay >Sent: Saturday, May 24, 2003 9:57 AM >To: Pam >Subject: [pcductape] Re: diagnosing a problem > > > >Hello Pam, > >Saturday, May 24, 2003, 9:15:10 AM, you wrote: > >P> Hi Eric, >P> Do you know how long McAfee runs for? Reason I ask is because >it seems I >P> recall they are 1 year subscriptions and she's only been on the internet >P> since christmas. The computer and the internet were gifts from >her kids. > >You said the computer has Windows 98 on it. That's all you need to >know, since name-brand computers with 98 on them haven't been new for >perhaps 2 years -- at best. You said that she said that it came >without disks. I'd suspect that they got it from a pawn shop or >something like that. > >Also, "1 year" is probably a maximum, not a minimum. > >-- >Best regards, > Scott mailto:Wizard@xxxxxxxx > >To unsubscribe from this list send an email to >pcductape-request@xxxxxxxxxxxxx with 'unsubscribe' in the Subject field >OR by logging into the Web interface. > To unsubscribe from this list send an email to pcductape-request@xxxxxxxxxxxxx with 'unsubscribe' in the Subject field OR by logging into the Web interface.