Which browsers and systems work with BT Virus Protect?

Compatible browsers

Windows browsers:

  • Internet Explorer 7.0 or higher
  • Mozilla Firefox version 4.0 or higher
  • Google Chrome

Mac browsers:

  • Safari version 5.0 or higher
  • Mozilla Firefox version 12.0 or higher

McAfee SiteAdvisor is currently only supported by Firefox.

Compatible operating systems

  • Windows XP (32-bit only) with Service Pack 3 (SP3) or higher
  • Windows Vista (32 and 64-bit) with Service Pack 1 (SP1)
  • Windows 7 (32 and 64-bit)
  • Windows 8 and 8.1 (32 and 64-bit)
  • Windows 10
  • Mac OS X 10.12 or later

System requirements

For your PC:

  • 1 GHz processor or higher
  • 512 MB RAM or higher for Windows XP
  • 2 GB RAM or higher for Vista/Windows 7/Windows 8 and 8.1/Windows 10
  • 500 MB of available free drive space
  • Internet connection

For your Mac:

  • Apple Computer with Intel Processor
  • 2 GB RAM or higher
  • 300 MB of available free drive space
  • Internet connection

How do I check my computer specifications?

On your PC:

  1. Click on the Start button. (On a Windows 8 computer, press the ESC key or click your mouse in the lower left hand corner of the screen to get to the Windows Desktop view)
  2. Right click on My Computer
  3. Select Properties
  4. The pop-up window will give you a summary of your system's specification

On your Mac:

  1. Click the Apple icon in the taskbar
  2. Select About this Mac
  3. Click on More Info in the pop-up window for a detailed list of your computer's hardware and software

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