Saturday, February 9, 2013

PC Tools Antivirus Free 2013 v9.1 Download

Some antivirus programs provide excellent virus detection mechanism, but lacks performance and some other offer rapid performance, but lacks strong protection features. Whereas, PC Tools Antivirus Free 2013 is a good mix of basic protection features, detection and performance and you can get all these without paying a penny.

PC Tools Antivirus Free 2013 v9.1Download

PC Tools Antivirus Free 2013 happened to be one of the most trusted security software by many experts because of its full-featured protection tools which removes viruses, Trojans, worms and other dangerous threats. It follows strong defense mechanism against malware-related threats such as spyware, adware, rootkits, keyloggers, bots, etc.

The latest version of PC Tools Antivirus Free 9.1 has improved virus scanning and reduced the impact on system performance. It added advanced functionality in removing viruses that infect Master Boot Record (MBR).


The Installation automatically changes your system’s default browser as Google Chrome and default search engine to Google. So, during the process users must pay attention to avoid these forced installations.


A lot of changes have been made in PC Tools Antivirus Free 2013 Interface and now it looks great compared to previous versions that lack the proper blend of colors-usage. The tabbed-menu includes the Home, IntelliGuard, Settings, Why PC Tools and Start Scan Now buttons.

PC Tools Antivirus Free 2013 v9.1 - Interface

The Home button embraces the Protection Summary and Protection Status of your PC. Below the interface, you can see the “Report Card” which shows the number of threats scanned, detected, quarantined and removed. You can update instantly with “Smart Update” and upgrade to the advanced version - ‘PC Tools Spyware Doctor with Antivirus’.


  • IntelliGuard – Provides Real-Time protection and On-demand System Scanning which will remove viruses and malware threats that may access your computer through email, phishing websites, network protocols and any storage media.
  • Smart Scan – Customize the scanning module which includes on-demand scans and IntelliGuard scans, according to your computer configuration.
  • Smart Updates – The latest virus definitions and other product features are instantly updated as soon as they are released with “Smart Update” functionality which will keep your PC away from newly emerging threats.
  • The viruses or threats which are found in the scanning process can be removed or sent to quarantine. You could also undo or restore items that are infected but important.
  • Service-based Architecture – Allows the user accounts on your computer to have limited privileges or accession.
  • Every single operation performed like Scanning, updating virus definitions, or quarantine items can be logged and saved as record.
  • It includes the advanced virus scan functionality and removal of the boot sector viruses that infect Master Boot Record (MBR).
PC Tools Antivirus Free 2013 v9.1 - Smart Scan

PC Tools Antivirus Free 2013 v9.1 is a great freeware antivirus program but lacks the internet protection which could a big loophole for greedy online users. Apart from that, it offers excellent protection with sturdy basic features. It does provide spyware protection in real-time. Download PC Tools Antivirus Free 9.1 2013 for free from below download link.

  • Version – 9.1
  • Setup File Size – 4 MB
  • Price – Free; upgradable to Pro version
  • Operating Systems – Windows 7, XP and Vista