Posted on 2004-10-05
I recently updated my NIS withn the latest version. what I had andn what I now have are both paid for versions. I don't think I remembered to uninstall the previous version and if I remember correctly, it appeared as if Norton did that during installation. I didn't give it any thought until I was at start>(right click)explore>local disc (C)>program files and happened to notice a folder titled "Norton Antivirus" and below it a file titled "Norton Internet Security". So I opened the NIS folder and as I suspected, inside was a folder titled "NortonAntiVirus". the NAV in a folder by itself is the old one. (I have no idea how it was and wasn't removed with the NIS that was originally with it.) it is around 13 and a half megs in size and propertiesshows it as having 115 files 0 folders. The NAV inside the NIS folder that was all downloaded recently shows similar properties to the other.... approx 13 and a half megs 118 files, 4 folders.
i am assuming i can delete the old NAV folder, yes? and since it is not listed (NIS is but NAV isn't) in the add/remove programs, delete is my only option, yes? (other than keeping it but if i don't need it, why tie up 13 and one half megs of space when my C disc is already 2/3 full?) I just wanted a second opinion in case i am incorrect. thanks.