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avast not getting updated
« on: October 06, 2014, 09:29:56 PM »
dear all
avast is unable to update itself by the use of proxy. I don't know what is the reason behind this. Please help. Also, the antivirus is not getting registered online.


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Re: avast not getting updated
« Reply #1 on: October 06, 2014, 09:56:42 PM »
What version of avast you are using? Did you try doing a repair of avast via add/remove? What previous antivirus did you use prior to installing avast?
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Re: avast not getting updated
« Reply #2 on: October 06, 2014, 09:59:14 PM »
GUI>Settings>Update>scroll down to "Proxy Settings">tick the "direct connection (no proxy)" box  :)
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