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10.4: Set Parallels' Windows to use the Mac's Home folder
Authored by: alani on Jul 05, '06 12:21:24PM

I dunno, Rob. I think your warning is wise enough, but it's just too panic-y. You realize there are a lot of people out there using Windows every day that aren't being blown away by viruses? I've never lost data to a virus. Google distributes Norton for free, and MS is closing patches pretty quickly.

There's a lot (a WHOLE lot) of people that can really benefit from more seamless integration between the two OS's. This is also a back door into the business market, so let's not be so hasty in slamming it shut.

The right advice, of course, is to make daily incremental backups of your data. Use the free security tools for Windows. And get things done.



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