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#1 PapaLazarou


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Posted 15 December 2010 - 03:52 PM

Evening all,

As the title says, I have just installed Avast Internet Security, and now I cannot access the internet without disabling the Web Shield.

I've looked at their knowledge base which, for a computer numpty like me, is not very helpful...

It says...

Check your firewall configuration. For the correct operation the Web Shield process (ashWebSv.exe or aswWebSv.exe) needs a permission to access the Internet on TCP port 80 and a permission to act as a server and accept incoming connections from localhost (the local machine) on TCP port 12080.

Err... What? How do I go about this?

For your information, I have uninstalled Norton 360, and am running Windows 7 Home Premium.



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Posted 16 December 2010 - 12:11 AM

How do I go about this?

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