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Offline suk

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Re: Avast blocking Windows 10 1803 from updating
« Reply #15 on: August 26, 2019, 10:58:37 AM »
The file that Microsoft Update checks (avastui.exe) can be also saved by user as a backup of their C: drive or for similar reasons.

If you are admin/geek type and want to find out the root cause of the block, you can try to follow https://www.reddit.com/r/windows/comments/cqyb9e/my_pc_says_i_need_to_remove_avast_to_get_the_may/ex1yp5g/



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Re: Avast blocking Windows 10 1803 from updating
« Reply #16 on: August 26, 2019, 02:36:30 PM »
The file that Microsoft Update checks (avastui.exe) can be also saved by user as a backup of their C: drive or for similar reasons.

If you are admin/geek type and want to find out the root cause of the block, you can try to follow https://www.reddit.com/r/windows/comments/cqyb9e/my_pc_says_i_need_to_remove_avast_to_get_the_may/ex1yp5g/
Can't Avast come up with an exe that totally removes all traces of Avast if the intention is to totally remove Avast?
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