Author Topic: XP service pack 3 problems  (Read 2279 times)

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RonTon

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XP service pack 3 problems
« on: October 23, 2013, 04:21:52 PM »
I tried to update my XP service pack 3 system to the latest 9.X version of avast! Internet Security and after doing so it would not boot. I have now removed version 9 in safe mode but now am not protected. Can I download version 8 to get protection again?

masks44

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Re: XP service pack 3 problems
« Reply #1 on: October 24, 2013, 02:06:57 AM »
How did you get it uninstalled I can't get anything to work on my XP

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Re: XP service pack 3 problems
« Reply #2 on: October 24, 2013, 02:24:12 AM »
How did you get it uninstalled I can't get anything to work on my XP
Uninstall Utility   http://www.avast.com/en-eu/uninstall-utility

was all previous used AV removed before installing avast?

General: Uninstalling a third-party antivirus software
http://www.avast.com/en-eu/faq.php?article=AVKB11#artTitle

« Last Edit: October 24, 2013, 02:26:50 AM by Pondus »

masks44

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Re: XP service pack 3 problems
« Reply #3 on: October 24, 2013, 03:29:37 AM »
Thanks, finally got my PC to boot in safe with networking and was able to get the avast uninstall tool  Worked able to get back onto my computer now.
Now need to check it for any malware or virus.

Thanks