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Offline Amkor

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getting notifications on the Mac
« on: December 01, 2019, 09:25:16 PM »
Free Avast virus protection on my iMac (Yosemite). How do I get notifications of Avast performing it's duties? I set Avast to scan my iMac every Saturday night and expect a notification to give me a report or at least a verification that the scan was actually performed. But there is no such notification showing, and in the System Preferences > Notifications, Avast does not show up in the list of applications that are srt to create notifications.

Thanks for your help!

Offline ondrej.kolacek

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Re: getting notifications on the Mac
« Reply #1 on: December 02, 2019, 02:04:11 PM »
Hello,
Unfortunately with release of Avast 14 GUI rewrite scan results are only reported via popup, which is not a standard Mac notification; however hopefully within a few weeks a new version should be released, and it reintroduces the list of completed scan.
We apologise for this, the feature was deprioritized during development, which was a mistake.
Kind regards,
Ondrej Kolacek