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Newbie question:
Just bought my macbook and i am happy to say that i am never going back to a pc !!! With that in mind, I bought parallels to run a few window apps and was wondering do I need to install an antivrus program when running windows inparallel?
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You can still get viruses in Windows just like you could with a regular PC but they will not affect your OS X install at all.

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do I need to install an antivrus program when running windows ?
Yes, you do.

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