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Offline Charyb-0

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Hardened mode/PUP's
« on: October 20, 2014, 10:29:20 PM »
When I enable hardened mode, pups is also enabled without me doing so.

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Re: Hardened mode/PUP's
« Reply #1 on: October 20, 2014, 10:39:09 PM »
I have Hardened Mode (Aggressive) and my PUPs settings have remained as before - AvastUI > Settings > Active Protection > File System Shield > Actions > PUP (1. Ask; 2 No Action).

I'm assuming the above area is where you have seen this changed ?
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Re: Hardened mode/PUP's
« Reply #2 on: October 20, 2014, 10:43:18 PM »
I should have been clearer. It's where you enable global pups under general settings. I attached an image.

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Re: Hardened mode/PUP's
« Reply #3 on: October 21, 2014, 12:34:04 AM »
No PUPs still off on my system.
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