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Title: windows requires a digitally signed driver
Post by: anon125 on November 04, 2021, 07:44:44 PM
Hello fellow sufferers.
how do i fix this error?
thanks all

just downloaded the free one to a windows 7.
Title: Re: windows requires a digitally signed driver
Post by: bob3160 on November 04, 2021, 10:57:27 PM
How is this related to Avast?
Title: Re: windows requires a digitally signed driver
Post by: anon125 on November 04, 2021, 11:27:23 PM
the message popped up when i tried to install avast free.
thanks
Title: Re: windows requires a digitally signed driver
Post by: Asyn on November 05, 2021, 12:56:12 PM
Doesn't look like an Avast driver. Where did you download Avast Free..!?
Title: Re: windows requires a digitally signed driver
Post by: r@vast on November 05, 2021, 01:45:18 PM
Hello fellow sufferers.
how do i fix this error?
thanks all

just downloaded the free one to a windows 7.

Hi,

Are you using the latest setup file (please provide the download link)? Did you manage to install Avast free?
Title: Re: windows requires a digitally signed driver
Post by: anon125 on November 05, 2021, 05:08:14 PM
downloaded from avast site.

not yet installed

thanks
Title: Re: windows requires a digitally signed driver
Post by: Asyn on November 05, 2021, 05:49:04 PM
downloaded from avast site.
Provide the exact link.
Title: Re: windows requires a digitally signed driver
Post by: anon125 on November 06, 2021, 06:56:45 PM
seriously how would i remember the link page?????
it was from the avast site
send a link that you think should work.
thanks
Title: Re: windows requires a digitally signed driver
Post by: bob3160 on November 06, 2021, 09:48:44 PM
seriously how would i remember the link page? ??? ?
it was from the avast site
send a link that you think should work.
thanks
You'll find it here,
https://forum.avast.com/index.php?topic=306968.msg1661463#msg1661463
Title: Re: windows requires a digitally signed driver
Post by: anon125 on November 07, 2021, 08:42:21 PM
wish me luck it is probably the same version
thanks
Title: Re: windows requires a digitally signed driver
Post by: anon125 on November 08, 2021, 04:53:26 AM
you were right- it installed!!
where do i turn of any nag screens, advertisment etc?

thanks for your great help

PS what is passive mode?
Title: Re: windows requires a digitally signed driver
Post by: Asyn on November 08, 2021, 09:04:49 AM
PS what is passive mode?
-> https://support.avast.com/en-ww/article/43/
Title: Re: windows requires a digitally signed driver
Post by: bob3160 on November 08, 2021, 01:38:14 PM
you were right- it installed!!
where do i turn of any nag screens, advertisment etc?

thanks for your great help

PS what is passive mode?
You're welcome.
In the free version, you can lessen the popups you can't totally eliminate them.
Menu > Settings > Personal Privacy
Uncheck all boxes except the top one.
Title: Re: windows requires a digitally signed driver
Post by: anon125 on November 08, 2021, 05:58:31 PM
thanks folks for all your great help


is there any difference between avg free and avast free?

avast tried to sell me advanced which protects my webcam- is this actually VPN?
cameras is covered in tape
thanks
Title: Re: windows requires a digitally signed driver
Post by: bob3160 on November 08, 2021, 07:34:42 PM
thanks folks for all your great help


is there any difference between avg free and avast free?

avast tried to sell me advanced which protects my webcam- is this actually VPN?
cameras is covered in tape
thanks
The user interface. :)
Title: Re: windows requires a digitally signed driver
Post by: anon125 on November 09, 2021, 03:08:01 AM

avast tried to sell me advanced which protects my webcam- is this actually VPN?