Dec 06, 2011 · Personally I hate Norton, because I think it is resource hungry. I use Eset Security. To reply to one of the other posts, surly it is easier to go back with restore point than rebuilding no matter how new, you will at least get rid of the referance to the particular file in the registry.

Dec 07, 2012 · I'm not a fan of Norton. But you did the right thing going with a paid one. Me personally, I would have went with Kaspersky. Better than Norton and not as aggravating. But, None the less, What you are going to have to do is go into the Norton program and "scale" the protection back a little bit. What has happened here, It's turned up to high. Get rid of any risky or unverified services. It would be wise to disable remote access to your router when you are actively connected to it. Take UPnP, for example. Universal Plug and Play or UPnP is an easy way to allow devices to find other devices on your network. Norton DNS Norton ConnectSafe (name changed Summer of 2012) A safer way to surf the web Free for home and personal use . First, let’s define DNS. DNS stands for Domain Name System. Every object that connects to the Internet has an IP address, something that looks like 192.168.25.180. Norton ConnectSafe is a handy service that helps to change DNS server of your PC for safe Internet browsing. Once configured, it automatically blocks unsafe websites (like pornography, gambling, scam sites etc.). It is also useful to protect your confidential information from phishing sites.

Norton Safe Search is a search environment developed with focus on online safety. The primary purpose of Norton Safe Search is to ensure that all the sites you visit are safe.

Norton ConnectSafe was a free public DNS service offered by Symantec Corporation that claimed to offer a faster and more reliable web browsing experience while blocking undesirable websites. The service was retired on November 15, 2018.

Norton ConnectSafe was a free public DNS service offered by Symantec Corporation that claimed to offer a faster and more reliable web browsing experience while blocking undesirable websites. The service was retired on November 15, 2018.

Remove Norton ConnectSafe settings On November 15, 2018, Norton ConnectSafe service was retired meaning that the free service will no longer be available. Because the service is discontinued, current users could experience disruption(s) in their browsing experience. Only in Firefox does "Norton ConnectSafe" take over my searches. I type something into the address line and then it comes up saying it can't find anything and forces me to type the exact same thing into their line. They then use Google to find the answer. I want to get rid of this unwanted step. Norton ConnectSafe was a free public DNS service offered by Symantec Corporation that claimed to offer a faster and more reliable web browsing experience while blocking undesirable websites. The service was retired on November 15, 2018.