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Avast disabled by Windows XP OS


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#1 aisea

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Posted 07 May 2010 - 04:50 AM

I was trying a new restore point and the OS disabled my installed Avast antivirus.
I went back to the windows control trying a number of options and restarts to no avail.
Noted all this time I was never connected to Internet.
What am I doing wrong?

Aisea

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#2 RedDawn

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Posted 07 May 2010 - 07:03 PM

Hello aisea,

Try this;
Go to Control Panel > Add Remove programs, select 'Avast Anti-Virus' click the Change/Remove button from the pop-up window, scroll down to Repair, click next and follow.

If that does not help, uninstall, reboot, install again, reboot once more.




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