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Avast 2015 Constantly Scanning
« on: October 27, 2014, 07:24:47 PM »
After updating to Avast 2015, I noticed that it was constantly scanning (as indicated by the spinning icon in the systray). I found the problem to be the ChiconyOSDService. I determined this by stopping noncritical processes one-by-one with the Windows task manager. I stopped the service and optioned it to start manually--and this stopped the constant scanning.

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Re: Avast 2015 Constantly Scanning
« Reply #1 on: October 28, 2014, 12:20:27 AM »
It seems that you can safely disable the process without causing a problem.