Author Topic: AVastui.exe and desktop/taskbar icons not installed with Free 18.5.3931  (Read 934 times)

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Offline almurray1958

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Installing on an older HP A6512P with 4GB running windows Vista.
installer seems to have completed and a background scan was run (according to task and process mgr)
service and updater service seem to be loaded but
* no desktop icon was created
* avastui.exe was not installed
* task bar does not show avast at all

here is list that was installed

Directory of C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast

7/27/2018  06:59 PM            87,256 ashQuick.exe
7/27/2018  06:59 PM           379,608 ashUpd.exe
7/27/2018  06:59 PM            52,368 asulaunch.exe
7/27/2018  06:59 PM           243,928 aswChLic.exe
7/27/2018  06:59 PM         1,623,768 aswRunDll.exe
7/27/2018  06:59 PM           252,320 aswWrcIELoader32.exe
7/27/2018  06:59 PM           316,768 aswWrcIELoader64.exe
7/27/2018  06:59 PM           600,280 AvastNM.exe
7/27/2018  06:59 PM           322,464 AvastSvc.exe
7/27/2018  06:54 PM         2,980,568 avBugReport.exe
7/27/2018  06:54 PM           810,712 AvDump32.exe
7/27/2018  06:59 PM         2,716,376 AvEmUpdate.exe
7/27/2018  06:59 PM           224,984 gaming_hook.exe
7/27/2018  06:59 PM         1,591,000 RegSvr.exe
7/27/2018  06:59 PM           217,816 sched.exe
7/27/2018  06:59 PM           262,744 VisthAux.exe
7/27/2018  06:59 PM            57,504 wsc_proxy.exe

tried repair:  no change
tried uninstall/reboot/download/install: no change

Any suggestions? 

- Al

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