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Trouble with AVG Anti-virus..

When attempting to run the update manager, I get a inform that tells "Update Manager Components Missing". How can I get them back? I need virus protection right now! Plus, i\'ve a virus that came from a video on YouTube that was sent to me erroneously on Facebook. It was from a friend of mine, and I...
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AVG search

when i downloaded avg trial it also downloaded the security search with yahoo so I type in some thing and rather now yahoo or google it is avg and yahoo. I have remove avg but this is still there. Their suggest said to reinstall and remove the tick which i did but didn't suggest. I have right now installed...
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AVG becomes very slow

Hello - The recent AVG Free programme worked actually well until sometime back. Then it suddenly initiated taking five hours or more to scan my computer, with regarding 480,000 items and files. Before that it was regarding one hour. I exchanged nothing in the commands, I always ask it to do a "fast" scan....
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missing system tray icons

while following a work around for a trouble with another programme, I was told to uncheck all programs in msconfig and re-boot. After finishing that, I right now am missing some computer tray icons. i\'ve gone back to msconfig startup and there is no listing for the missing icons.AVG 8.5 is one of the missing...
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How do I know if AVG Free is working for me?

I've used AVG for years, but how do I know it's working? Daily scans take forever right now and computer is very sluggish during that time.
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Deleting Nortons to run AVG

When I loaded AVG on my other computer I had to download a app to unstall the rest of MacGafee. What do i\'ve to do for Nortons.
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AVG Free

Running AVG Free 8.5.409.AVG 8.5.412 became available on 07 Sept. 09 and I believe that was for paid subscribers first as traditionally us free members have access to it a week later.Today I noted that AVG 8.5.416 is right now available presumably for paid subscribers first.My issue is that I\'m right now two...
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Free versus Paid

Hello, i\'ve the paid version but I\'m not literally sure what I get versus the free. i\'ve had the paid for regarding 2 yrs but thinking next year will revert back to free. Would somebody tell me why not?Ken
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Is a security problem is created if a Db update is missed.

I sometimes miss a Db update and wish to know, given that each such adds new definitions to the database, if I\'m putting the PC at risk.My own procedure is as follows: 1. On start up I check for updates before I go to the E-mail customer.2. This is done nearly every time I wish to check mail and as...
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AVG 8 and Home Networks

i\'ve two Acer laptops running Windows Vista Home Premium, build 6002 and AVG net Security 8.5.421 and a (new) Advent 4421 netbook running Windows XP Pro and Free AVG.All 3 are connected wirelessly to a Sky Router to the net.i\'ve attempted to installed a Home network involving all 3...
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nuisance screen

i\'ve the AVG 8.5 Free on my computer. I don\'t have some troubles with AVG 8.5 Free. Whenever I turn on my computer a screen comes up stating "The AVG Security Toolbar was hidden with in your \'s browser so we restored it. OK?". I deliberately took this off my net Explorer toolbar because...
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The Group Safe Home Protcted. Ore T.G.S.H.P.

I Have no Gone Tru The Programing Yet , Except To Many Days Safe At Home OnLine ? Tanks To AVG. Fore The Clever Platform !!
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DOES MY FREE AVG KEEP ME JUST AS SAFE AS THE PAID ONE?

Thnx
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Will AVG free conflict with Microsoft Security Essentials?

i\'ve been led to believe that you shouldn\'t have more than one anti-virus. microsoft has come out with "Security Essentials" which the info states that it includes anti-virus protection. Can I install this for extra protection or not?Thank-you
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AVG always running scans

It appear like AVG (free) is always running scans. It appear to start regarding 8:00 AM and takes forever. Now they are starting to run again in the evening. I searched you can schedule scans in the middle of the night, but that only gives you an extra scan, it still scans at 8:00 AM every day. Am I missing...
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AVG FREE

HELLO DOWN LOADED THE AVG FREE AND BY THE TIME I STARTED THE SCAN IT TOOK 2 HOURS BY THE END I FOUND MY SELF REALLY ANGRY NOW NOT SHURE IF TWO KEEP IT IF IT WAS NOT SO SLOW I THINK IT WOULD BE A GREAT LITTLE PROGRAM FOR HOME PCS ITS A SHME REALLY BUT HAS ANY ONE ANY TIPS WHICH MIGHT INPROVE THE...
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AVG Free - Latest Version Fails to Operate

i\'ve made most try in the past few days to install AVG free after I had to reinstall Windows XP but the programme fails to operate. Immediately after installation the programme indicates that it is working properly but after closing down the computer and re-opening I got a Windows...
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"atdmt2.txt" Tracking cookie

Hello,After installing Windows live Mail, every time I open the programme, or open I E AVG anti-virus (paid version) pops up a threat window."atdmt2.txt" is detected as a trailing cookie.This appears to be a false positive as the procedure runs under genuine windows...
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AVG 9 & Email Scanner

i\'ve a paid 2 year subscription for AVG Anti Virus plus Firewall for 5 computers. I now right now downloaded and installed AVG 9 AntiVirus plus Firewall on 3 of my computers. All computers are running window xp Home with SP3. All computers usage Outlook Express 6 for the E-mail customer. On 2 of the computers...
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Download of Free version of AVG fails

When downloading the free version of AVG Antivirus the download fails at the end and the following bug inform pops up. Any ideas to resolve the trouble? Installing on a new computer running Vista.Local computer: installation failed Installation: Error: Action failed for file avgfinst.dat: creating...
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new edition of AVG Free

In today's (October 11) New York Times on the website, in the technology section, there is an article which states that AVG Free is coming out with a new edition of AVG Free (ninth version). Does anybody know the date I will be able to download this ninth version? Thank-you. user470
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Long scan time for AVG 8.5

I now right now downloaded 8.5 along with a number of microsoft updates and I noticed it takes AVG regarding an hour and half to scan my HD which has regarding 16 GB of raw data. I was now wondering is this normal even when i\'ve it set to a fast scan setting? An before version would take 20-25 minutes to scan regarding...
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Time difference and updates...

i\'ve a Windows (Toshiba)Vista Home Premium. i\'ve AVG8.5.409. I\'m and will be in Israel for the next 6 months. I\'m from Canada. The other thread asked if it is essential to upgrade to AVG 9.0. I wish to because no other anti virus has worked as well. Nevertheless, I attempted to download the AVG...
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Update AVG (free version)

i\'ve downloaded the AVG free version, but it always gets stuck at "Updating/checking for updates....".The header tells "AVG anti virus not updated"Kindly suggest.
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error during download

continue got "bug during download" inform causing download failure with both Free HOme version and bought Pro edition. Have used Avast for years on this computer.
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AVG 9.0 869kb?

AVG 8.5 is 63,344kb insize, while AVG 9.0 is only 869kb in size. Does this mean that 9.0 is an upgrade to 8.5 & 8.5 must be installed 1st ? Roger
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I have a previously used comptuer..

The previous owners have a license number for AVG, and it is not permitting me to sign up for a free account. How can I get rid of the previous owners info, along with license number, and many more to get my own AVG account?Thank-you
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Why is there no AVG anti-virus for Mac?

With Macs becoming more etc famous, why is there no AVG anti-virus that will work with Mac OS-X? At some point, viruses will start becoming more common for Macs, especially with the Intel duo core microprocessors, and I usage the freeware version in the Windows partition. I wish to notice one...
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AVG 9 & Identity Protection?

I now upgraded my AVG 8.5 to 9 and I can't find the icon or entry point for the Identity protection. I also can't find my way back to the downloadforums discussion which talks regarding the new AVG 9 where this is discussed.I didn't buy it I now upgraded which worked literally easy, My registration #...
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Quick question about AVG Free 9

Hello there. I got 2 problems.1.On their website-site ( http://free.avg.com/us-en/homepage ) on the Basic Protection, there is NOT catalogued Firewall. Now correct me if im wrong, but doesn\'t AVG 8 have the firewall? ("Resident Shield") If somebody with AVG 9 could confirm this, pls. I do not wanna...
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