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Consumer Products => Avast Free Antivirus / Premium Security (legacy Pro Antivirus, Internet Security, Premier) => Topic started by: berni on May 31, 2006, 09:43:37 AM

Title: update without internet connection
Post by: berni on May 31, 2006, 09:43:37 AM
I use avast  at home where I don't have an internet connection, how can I update prg and virus db?
I have an internet connection at office! what are the files I've to download and where are they?

thanks
Title: Re: update without internet connection
Post by: Shino on May 31, 2006, 09:55:31 AM
Program update I'm not sure how. Maybe U need to download latest setup file.
But virus DB, U can download here manually:
http://www.avast.com/eng/update_avast_4_vps.html
Title: Re: update without internet connection
Post by: ardvark on May 31, 2006, 12:07:44 PM
Hi berni...

If I may ask, on what media will you be storing the vps file?
3.60 MB's is a little big for a floppy  ::)

Best Regards...
Title: Re: update without internet connection
Post by: kubecj on May 31, 2006, 01:18:00 PM
Two floppies?  ;)

(Or USB thumbdisk, or...)
Title: Re: update without internet connection
Post by: Lisandro on May 31, 2006, 01:28:44 PM
To split a file (into floppies, for instance) use http://www.kanastacorp.com/dariolius.html  8)
Title: Re: update without internet connection
Post by: ardvark on June 01, 2006, 04:44:14 AM
Hi tech...

Excellent advice :) I had no idea that Dariolius even existed....
proceded with downloading it immedietely.

Best regards...