Light Panda Antivirus protects while you browse, play or work online, and you won´t even notice it's there. It is extremely light as all the work is done in the cloud.
Easy this is a truly 'install and forget' solution. You won't have to worry about updates, or complex settings and decisions ever again. It works for you.
Secure it delivers maximum and fast protection against the latest viruses, thanks to cloud-scanning from the Collective Intelligence servers. Url & web filtering with behavioral analysis protection There's no need for massive signature files on your PC or daily updates.
Technical Requirements are one of the most modest
Operating System: Windows 8/8.1 (32 & 64 bits), Windows 7 (32 & 64 bits), Windows Vista (32 & 64 bits), Windows XP (32 bits) SP2 or later Processor: Pentium 300 MHz or faster RAM: 256 MB Hard Disk: 240 MB free space Browser: MS Internet Explorer 6.0 or higher, Mozilla Firefox 2 or higher, Google Chrome
First of all, if you made your decision to install Panda Free Antivirus, then uninstall your current security solution (antivirus or internet security) and restart your computer.
Uncheck the Yahoo & My Start option, these settings can affect on your browser's homepages. Then click "Accept and Install".
Wait a little for installing process..
Then installation will finish and a check-up will start
and then you will see the interface and please follow the "Settings" to configure Panda
In "General" tab, make the 'Panda News' option off.
In "Antivirus" tab, make the showing setting "on”. Sometimes antivirus solution can detect legit software’s as malicious. We enabled this option so Panda will ask us when it detects a threat. So we can allow the some false detection with this way.
On On-demand scan section, make "on" the showing option. We have also offline cache database in our computer, before scans Panda will sync its cache database with cloud.
In "USB Vaccine" tab, enable the showing option to make every USB more secure against auto run viruses.
In "Process Monitor" tab, there is no change needed.
We are using free version, I said in the topic title. We see some paid options in the interface. We can disable them from "Edit" button and remove them on the cross-checks and click "Finish". So we will only see the free features on our Panda interface
We can also have web filtering protection against malicious websites. This feature supports Chrome, Firefox, Opera, IE browsers. There is no toolbar needed for this protection.
High security scores: Panda Free Antivirus Customer Support scored an impressive 99.9 percent in real-world protection from AV-Comparatives, edging Bit defender out of the top spot. Scanning in full mode took us about six minutes, which is fast for a free scanner.
Easy USB rescue setup: Panda includes a rescue USB tool that scans and removes viruses from your hard drive. The walk-through will show you how to install Panda Cloud Cleaner onto your flash drive, so that you can then boot your PC with Cloud Cleaner running.
Metro-like design: Panda Free Antivirus comes dressed like Windows 8. Each tiled module behaves similarly to the Windows 8 tile screen, complete with rearrange able boxes and colors. Add more tools by upgrading to one of the premium versions.
Browser tampering: Panda includes some minor annoyances during installation. If you miss the opt-out prompt, your default browser search will automatically change to Yahoo, and your home page will be taken over by My Start. You can avoid these results, but some users will still find the behavior annoying.