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Avast! Internet Security show AD in Avast! GUI!!!! :o
« on: September 16, 2016, 07:14:52 AM »
 Avast! IS shows AD OF "BACK TO SCHOOL SPECIAL"Offer in Avast! main GUI,In POPUPS i disabled show popups offers for other avast! products then why avast! doing this???? ::)Pls fixed that.
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Re: Avast! Internet Security show AD in Avast! GUI!!!! :o
« Reply #1 on: September 16, 2016, 07:19:07 AM »
Hi, this is no popup, but a gui ad.
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Re: Avast! Internet Security show AD in Avast! GUI!!!! :o
« Reply #2 on: September 16, 2016, 07:19:50 AM »
Hi, this is no popup, but a gui ad.
But why it is here?
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« Reply #3 on: September 16, 2016, 07:22:06 AM »
Nothing I can answer, wait for one of the devs.
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« Reply #4 on: September 16, 2016, 01:05:54 PM »
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But why it is here?
Haven't you learned by now how the marketing from avast is working after all the time you are using their av and be here on this webboard ?

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« Reply #5 on: September 16, 2016, 01:18:51 PM »
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But why it is here?
Haven't you learned by now how the marketing from avast is working after all the time you are using their av and be here on this webboard ?
Yes i have :).But it is a paid product after all...so this is not accepted. >:(
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« Reply #6 on: September 16, 2016, 01:20:35 PM »
Well, there's nothing to fix, but feel free to contact support: https://support.avast.com/support/tickets/new
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« Reply #7 on: September 16, 2016, 01:28:08 PM »
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But why it is here?
Haven't you learned by now how the marketing from avast is working after all the time you are using their av and be here on this webboard ?
Yes i have :) .But it is a paid product after all...so this is not accepted. >:(
I may agree with you but, I also remember a time when we paid for Cable TV to avoid the Ads. :)
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Re: Avast! Internet Security show AD in Avast! GUI!!!! :o
« Reply #8 on: September 16, 2016, 01:30:23 PM »
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But why it is here?
Haven't you learned by now how the marketing from avast is working after all the time you are using their av and be here on this webboard ?
Yes i have :) .But it is a paid product after all...so this is not accepted. >:(
I may agree with you but, I also remember a time when we paid for Cable TV to avoid the Ads. :)
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Re: Avast! Internet Security show AD in Avast! GUI!!!! :o
« Reply #9 on: September 16, 2016, 01:37:26 PM »
Cable tv in my country works entirely different ;)

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« Reply #10 on: September 16, 2016, 01:38:49 PM »
Cable tv in my country works entirely different ;)
You have no ads when watching cable TV ???  Lucky you. :)
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Re: Avast! Internet Security show AD in Avast! GUI!!!! :o
« Reply #11 on: September 16, 2016, 01:52:10 PM »
Cable tv in my country works entirely different ;)
You have no ads when watching cable TV ???  Lucky you. :)
Seems we're getting a little bit OT here... ;)
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Re: Avast! Internet Security show AD in Avast! GUI!!!! :o
« Reply #12 on: September 16, 2016, 02:50:10 PM »
It is a big advertisement, and you can't even click it away :-\

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Re: Avast! Internet Security show AD in Avast! GUI!!!! :o
« Reply #13 on: September 16, 2016, 03:18:09 PM »
No answar form Avast! UI team...I am shocked :o.
They need to change their marketing plan for sure.
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Re: Avast! Internet Security show AD in Avast! GUI!!!! :o
« Reply #14 on: September 16, 2016, 03:33:00 PM »
As far as I'm aware.
Historically, when these UI ads were introduced in the bottom 1/4, 1/3 of the UI it was only in the free version.

That I believe is absolutely fine in the free version as they aren't obtrusive (I don't live in the UI), but this really shouldn't be in the paid versions. The ability to opt out of the ads in the paid versions should automatically be extended to the UI.

No answar form Avast! UI team...I am shocked :o.
They need to change their marketing plan for sure.

You are being very optimistic in thinking you would get a reply from avast in this short period of time.
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