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Offline MartinZ

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Version: 18.3.2333
« on: April 03, 2018, 02:04:05 PM »
Good news everyone,
new stable version 18.3.2333 has just been released.
 

What's new:

- Avast now opens even faster

- Avast Passwords settings have been redesigned for easier use

Fixed:

- Squashed a Virus Chest bug that mistakenly deleted files when you tried to restore them
- Our welcome screen is now displayed properly after Avast is installed
- Firewall no longer blocks your emails over IPv6
- Game Mode popups about newly added games now slide away as intended
- Exterminated a Behavior Shield startup bug


How to install:

1. Update from your existing Avast version via Settings -> Update -> Update program

2. Or you can download and install from here

Online installers (recommended):

http://files.avast.com/iavs9x/avast_free_antivirus_setup.exe

http://files.avast.com/iavs9x/avast_internet_security_setup.exe

http://files.avast.com/iavs9x/avast_premier_antivirus_setup.exe

Offline installers:

http://files.avast.com/iavs9x/avast_free_antivirus_setup_offline.exe

http://files.avast.com/iavs9x/avast_internet_security_setup_offline.exe

http://files.avast.com/iavs9x/avast_premier_antivirus_setup_offline.exe

We hope you enjoy the new version!
AVAST Team
« Last Edit: May 10, 2018, 05:41:36 PM by MartinZ »

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Re: NEW Version: 18.3.2331
« Reply #1 on: April 03, 2018, 02:49:00 PM »
Thank you soooo much

Atleast it finally opens fast
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Re: NEW Version: 18.3.2331
« Reply #2 on: April 03, 2018, 02:53:04 PM »
Over the top installation (update with offline installer) of Avast Free and there is no welcome screen.
Also, installed version is 18.3.2333.

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Re: NEW Version: 18.3.2331
« Reply #3 on: April 03, 2018, 03:01:17 PM »
Thanks for the new release :)
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Re: NEW Version: 18.3.2331
« Reply #4 on: April 03, 2018, 03:17:04 PM »
The restore tab at the virus Chest gets my files deleted .
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Re: NEW Version: 18.3.2331
« Reply #5 on: April 03, 2018, 03:22:23 PM »
My current issue still hasn't been resolved and still waiting for Avast https://forum.avast.com/index.php?topic=217162.0
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Re: NEW Version: 18.3.2331
« Reply #6 on: April 03, 2018, 03:22:40 PM »

Time for an update. :)
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Re: NEW Version: 18.3.2331
« Reply #7 on: April 03, 2018, 04:59:38 PM »
Thank you soooo much

Atleast it finally opens fast

we continue working on other improvements to load even faster. from the first number the improvement is approx 30% faster

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Re: NEW Version: 18.3.2333
« Reply #8 on: April 03, 2018, 05:08:05 PM »
Quote
new stable version 18.3.2331 has just been released.
Fix the typo. :)
Thanks.Testing it ASAP.. ;)
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Re: NEW Version: 18.3.2333
« Reply #9 on: April 03, 2018, 05:48:10 PM »
Avast v.18.3(Stable) GUI Loadup time:https://youtu.be/E2_mJudjPEg
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Re: NEW Version: 18.3.2333
« Reply #10 on: April 03, 2018, 05:52:34 PM »
Avast v.18.3(Stable) GUI Loadup time:https://youtu.be/E2_mJudjPEg
Mine starts up quite a bit faster. :)
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Re: NEW Version: 18.3.2333
« Reply #11 on: April 03, 2018, 05:55:37 PM »
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Re: NEW Version: 18.3.2333
« Reply #12 on: April 03, 2018, 06:51:16 PM »
What's new:
- Avast now opens even faster

Updated. If it is faster (talking about UI load times) it is barely noticeable, IMHO :) I have not noticed the the improvement of approx 30% :)

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Re: NEW Version: 18.3.2333
« Reply #13 on: April 03, 2018, 07:02:04 PM »
I'm not in the habit of timing GUI opening, however the UI on my OS's does open smoother and appears somewhat faster. :)
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Re: NEW Version: 18.3.2333
« Reply #14 on: April 03, 2018, 07:38:16 PM »
I too am not in the habit of sitting at my computer with a stop watch, however this 18.3.2333 UI does load noticeably quicker without the requirement of a stopwatch.  This was on my general test system, XP Pro SP3 Desktop

That said, I did break out my stopwatch, used on my morning exercise:
I did a test on loading the existing UI with all of the normal programs I would have loaded/running before update, that took 6.03 seconds

I then completed the update including the update and once things had settled down ran the test again, this took 3.64 seconds. This was with negligible programs running (startups only) so no additional load.

Now I loaded those programs I use regularly and started the UI again,  no difference really loaded in 3.59 seconds.  I may have been a little quicker on the buttons this time as the first ones caught me out a little.

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