iYogi Provides Information on Norton® 360 Version 4.0 Upgrades
What is the benefit of upgrading to the latest version Norton 360 Version 4.0?
Symantec Corporation’s product Norton 360 Version 4.0 provides an extra layer of security solutions to detect spyware, viruses, Trojans, and many more. The software application analyzes newly downloaded files and applications and detects and blocks the threats before you install or run them on your PC. Through its service technology, Norton 360 Version 4.0 scrutinizes identified applications that impact your PC’s performance. The user-friendly software application facilitates security and backup needs in order to maintain the speed and performance of your system. It defends against hackers and blocks phishing websites with a two-way firewall, as well as optimizes the hard drive to free up disk space and removes temporary Internet cookies and temporary files. With Real-time SONAR technology, Norton 360 Version 4.0 also detects emerging spyware and viruses before traditional definitions are available. In addition, with multi-layered protection system, the software application performs shorter scans.
Though with great features, but still there are various issues that can come up while upgrading to the latest version of Norton 360 Version 4.0:
- Uninstallation of older version
- Occurring error issues
- Slow system performance
Uninstallation of Older Version
If your computer is not a part of any corporate or small business network, you can uninstall the Norton product from your computer in order to install Norton 360 Version 4.0. While trying to upgrade to Norton 360 Version 4.0” you may receive “Error: Another version of a Norton or Symantec product has been detected on this computer” message. In order to resolve this issue click the ‘Start’ button and then select ‘Control Panel’. Now depending on the version of operating system, whether Windows 7 or Windows Vista, click on ‘Uninstall a Program’. In Windows XP, double-click ‘Add or Remove Programs’. Now in the list of installed programs, select the Norton product and then click ‘Remove’ button. It is recommended to remove almost all user data, including my stored passwords and quarantine contents. Now click on ‘Next’ and restart the system.
Slow system performance
After upgrading to Norton 360 Version 4.0, you may find your system running slow due to installation of few new software programs. Thus, this is one issue that can frustrate a user. This problem can happen if the previous version of your Norton product is not uninstalled properly. Hence, uninstall using the Norton Removal Tool and install Norton 360 Version 4.0. It is recommended to restart your computer after every installation and uninstallation of antivirus version.
Occurring error issues
While trying to upgrade from previous version to the latest version i.e. Norton 360 Version 4.0, a user might face few issues. You may receive “Error: You have exceeded the allowable number of installs” when you activate a Norton product. In order to resolve this issue you need to contact the manufacturer.
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