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Consumer Products => Avast Free Antivirus / Premium Security (legacy Pro Antivirus, Internet Security, Premier) => Topic started by: thevinery on April 11, 2016, 10:18:42 AM

Title: will not start
Post by: thevinery on April 11, 2016, 10:18:42 AM
hi sunday my avast premier updated and to day my computer will not start just hangs there but if i turn it off by the power button and turn it on again it starts but it will not start if you turn it of and leave it for 5 minutes it just hangs again you have to turn of by the power button and turn it on again was working fine on sunday also i renewed my licence 5 days ago i had 100 days left now it is showing 275 days any ideas thanks if you can help.johnyjohn
Title: Re: will not start
Post by: Pondus on April 11, 2016, 11:33:49 AM
scroll down to > If you cannot  Boot the computer <  https://forum.avast.com/index.php?topic=53253.0


Title: Re: will not start
Post by: bob3160 on April 11, 2016, 03:31:11 PM

Repair Avast:
Control Panel> Program and Features (Add/remove program)>Select Avast> Select Repair. Reboot when completed
https://www.avast.com/faq.php?article=AVKB204
If Repair doesn't fix the problem, try the following:
Clean Install of Avast:
https://goo.gl/4Ptzkf
Title: Re: will not start
Post by: thevinery on April 11, 2016, 05:08:38 PM
hi thanks but i have decided to give avast a miss and i have gone to using bitdefender total thanks for all the help you have offered.johnyjohn startup all solved now