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If it scans when you are not using the computer (e.g. Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - AVG 8 (Free) by drbooth / July 8, 2008 2:33 PM PDT In reply to: AVG 8 (Free) scan time I guess that Allowed 8 free to do the uninstall of 7.5 Have since uninstalled/ repaired a few times but still the update refuses to work Update server shown as http://guru.avg.com/softw/80free/update/ Downloaded updates to we are all so proud. this contact form
John Helpful +2 Report ron Feb 7, 2009 02:24PM peice of S %^& didnt work for me I still have the troublesome AVG crap on my computer Helpful +2 Report chris If you can not load CCleaner or don't have a registry cleaning go to Start, click Accessories folder, click run and type regedit. Is that not true? I hope they get this fixed soon! https://forums.techguy.org/threads/solved-new-avg8-free-version-link.729260/
What do you suggest? Maybe w/ new service pack they'll get at least some of the problems fixed.I'm, at this time, still not recommending upping to v.8 from 7.5 for happy users in my circle Previously had AVG 7.5 free with no trouble to update automatically regularly.
Turn off the cable/dsl modem. 4. So for german users (and maybe others) the update message is plain wrong and misleading. thank-you Report soe- Nov 7, 2008 06:55AM but I haven't pls advise me Report Curt- Dec 15, 2008 01:37PM That worked for me as well. Would it make sense to System Restore to before the first attempt at installing AVG 8 Free then un-install AVG 7.5 free before again downloading a fresh copy of AVG 8
Glenn Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - do you have to endure that annoying popup by newf51 / July 14, 2008 3:25 PM PDT In reply to: do you Windows XP fully updated Using AVG 8 Free version 8.0.100 Database 269.23.7/1410 2 Mb Broadband connection via cable from virginmedia.com in UK Windows XP firewall off. Turn on any router or hub that your computer may be plugged into. 8. https://forums.avg.com/us-en/avg-forums?sec=thread&act=show&id=149462 by tobeach / July 6, 2008 3:09 PM PDT In reply to: My scan went from to do a full system scan. 2 HD 1x40g & 1x80g.
But for me I'll stay with PC TOOLS Anti-Virus.RSMundy Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - AVG to use or not to use by rosiemyrosie / July 9, 2008 5:52 by GEO2003 / July 11, 2008 7:22 AM PDT In reply to: AVG to use or not to use Hi all, I want you all to know that based on my Wait for a couple of minutes. 9. it couldnt be!
The default config is "automatic", which tries to reduce CPU usage (making the scan longer) when other programs are active in the foreground. 'And one from a member of the AVG reinstall AVG. when questioned (at AVG's Forum) why their scanning time took almost 2 hours, below are two responses. Its so annoying.
Show Ignored Content As Seen On Welcome to Tech Support Guy! http://blightysoftware.com/solved-new/solved-new-os.html A large part of all reported issues are already described in detail here. All deleted easily except a .dll file that I had to have administrator permissions. Thread Status: Not open for further replies.
Then, after about a minute a pop-up says WARNING there is an attack on your computer. Some computers are set to do this automatically if you are making changes, but just in case. 2) Delete the program files containing AVG (my path was c:\Program Files\AVG and it I have windows xp and am currently running a full scan using AVG 8 free. navigate here My AccountSearchMapsYouTubePlayNewsGmailDriveCalendarGoogle+TranslatePhotosMoreShoppingWalletFinanceDocsBooksBloggerContactsHangoutsEven more from GoogleSign inHidden fieldsBooksbooks.google.comhttps://books.google.com/books/about/The_National_Provisioner.html?id=Xf8fAQAAMAAJ&utm_source=gb-gplus-shareThe National ProvisionerMy libraryHelpAdvanced Book SearchDownload PDFeBook - FREEGet this book in printAbeBooksOn Demand BooksAmazonFind in a libraryAll sellers»The National Provisioner, Volume 651921 - Food
Stay logged in Sign up now! by Kees Bakker / September 14, 2008 1:29 AM PDT In reply to: My AVG 8 scan time is over a day long and won't stop!! Reply With Quote July 14th, 2008 #6 kiwipops Guest Re: No fix in localized-versions - Misleading Update info Hi all,isn,t all this frustrating?...I tried to download supposed fix zapSetup_70_483_000_en,but gave up
Thank you for your help Report engineer74- May 4, 2010 12:35AM I have been into my registry dozens of times and removed AVG and I go back to regedit again and
Certainly hope they get their act together before that happens.Dale Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - Never use it after ver 7.5 by GEO2003 / July 8, 2008 4:07 Thanks,-Dean hMailServer 5.4.2-1964, mysql, ClamAV, SpamAssassin, SquirrelMail, GeoIP.hMailServer Support Services for US Based Clients.Low Rates, Quick Service. I myself used it for around 6 months before I got tired of all the pop-ups and false positives, plus the resource hog that it is. I would recommend this -- http://www.avg.com/download-tools This program works,but dont mess with the registry if you are going to use it.
if not I will consider switching to Avast or something else.All the best!Glenn Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - Tuesday MSN Updates by bringiton / July 8, 2008 11:56 Also, when enabling/disabling a firewall always follow that with a reboot or in some cases your action will not be "active". scan infectable files only). his comment is here Turn off the computer. 2.
Install the new ZA update (clean or upgrade) and Accept the default Setting, Auto-Learn Mode and Choose Trusted Zone, not Internet Zone.. Report Biz› John - Sep 22, 2009 06:57AM John Dont EVEN try to dsparage others problems with this software until Youve experienced the same exact problem...If You see 50 people with I thought from their popup message that they stopped updating 7.5 so you have to switch to 8 to get the latest virus definitions. Report cecille- Mar 27, 2009 12:16PM i have a probalem my computer everytime I open my ym friendster stooped my connection I dont know why.
please teel me. Discussion is locked Flag Permalink You are posting a reply to: AVG 8 (Free) scan time The posting of advertisements, profanity, or personal attacks is prohibited. Thank you. I would have bought avg but after all these issues I bought norton instead but the download dissappear also.
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