This in itself is almost enough for me to fork over the $50.
When it finds a virus in an email scan, Norton AntiVirus pops up an annoying window that you have to dismiss before Outlook will continue checking email. It’s like a dog that retrieves the bone for 332,365th time but still insists that you pat him on the head and say, “good boy!” before he’ll let you do anything else. If you’re not at the computer when the window comes up, Outlook will time out waiting for that response. There was no way that I could tell to set NAV to auto-deal with anything it finds without notifying me that it dealt with it.
Zone Alarm pops up a window, but it doesn’t grind email download to halt waiting for me to click a button.
“Treatment succeeded. No further action is required for this item.”
Whether I hit “Done” or not, life still goes on in the background. Much better.