Antivirus software is a necessary software for all the devices whether laptops, desktops, mobiles, and other devices that can be connected to internet. The Basic version of the Norton Antivirus supports windows only but the Deluxe version supports multiple operating systems, which include Windows MacOS, Android, and iOS. The Windows users also get the support of two-way firewall and so there is no irritation regarding popups. The premium version is better than the deluxe one as it comes with extra features. The deluxe version also provides Norton support and users can resolve their problem of they face any.
Users can buy one-year subscription and get five licenses. So they can protect five devices simultaneously. Users will also get a Virus Protection Promise from the company if they sign up for the automatic renewal. This feature is not available with the basic version. Through the Virus protection Promise, users will get the Norton support if the system is attacked by a virus and the Norton antivirus software is not able to remove it. The company will refund the whole amount if the buyer is not satisfied with the service of the software and the company.
My Norton Portal
Users can use My Norton Portal to manage the subscription. After registering the license key, the software can be installed on any five devices. The deluxe version also supports anti-theft feature for the Android mobiles and which can be managed from the portal.
Interface of the software
There are four panels, which include security, online safety, performance, and more Norton. Users can click on any panel, which will show the other options related to the panel. There is no option for firewall in any of the panels. In order to set up firewall, users have to get to the Settings for its configuration.
There are many configuration settings, which the users can use to manage the protection. There is a search icon where users can search for a particular configuration. The software will search for the configuration and the match with the text in the box.
Shared Antivirus Features
The deluxe version includes all the features of the Norton antivirus basic version. The deluxe version has been tested in the lab and got good score, which helped it to win AAA certification. The software also got a good score in malware protection test. The software scored low ant phishing test and so it ranked below ion comparison to other antivirus software applications.
There are many other shared features, which cannot be found on simple antivirus software. The software has the capability to check the attack before it reaches the browser. There are many tools, which the users have to install after installing the deluxe version. These tools include Norton Safe Search, which prevents users from opening the links marked as dangerous. Norton Toolbar is also installed which lets the users know about rating of the pages. Other tools that are installed include Norton password Manager and Norton Home Page. Users also get the facility of Norton support to resolve any problem related to the software.