Author Topic: Windows 10 Action Center Message "Check virus protection"  (Read 2481 times)

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Offline Hadrian Walker

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On Windows 10 startup,an Action Center message appears "Windows Defender and Avast Antivirus are both turned off.  Tap or click to see installed antivirus apps."  Avast subsequently starts without taking any action.

Message began occurring after recent Windows 10 update.

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Re: Windows 10 Action Center Message "Check virus protection"
« Reply #1 on: May 09, 2017, 07:39:05 AM »
Repair Avast:
1. Control Panel -> Add/Remove programs -> Avast
2. Click on 'Repair'.
3. Follow instructions.
4. Reboot.
W8.1 [x64] - Avast Free AV 23.3.8047.BC [UI.757] - Firefox ESR 102.9 [NS/uBO/PB] - Thunderbird 102.9.1
Avast-Tools: Secure Browser 109.0 - Cleanup 23.1 - SecureLine 5.18 - DriverUpdater 23.1 - CCleaner 6.01
Avast Wissenswertes (Downloads, Anleitungen & Infos): https://forum.avast.com/index.php?topic=60523.0

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Re: Windows 10 Action Center Message "Check virus protection"
« Reply #2 on: May 10, 2017, 04:55:42 AM »
Thanks Asyn.  Problem appears to be fixed.

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Re: Windows 10 Action Center Message "Check virus protection"
« Reply #3 on: May 10, 2017, 04:59:03 AM »
You're welcome.
W8.1 [x64] - Avast Free AV 23.3.8047.BC [UI.757] - Firefox ESR 102.9 [NS/uBO/PB] - Thunderbird 102.9.1
Avast-Tools: Secure Browser 109.0 - Cleanup 23.1 - SecureLine 5.18 - DriverUpdater 23.1 - CCleaner 6.01
Avast Wissenswertes (Downloads, Anleitungen & Infos): https://forum.avast.com/index.php?topic=60523.0