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Avast Sandbox sugestions
« on: September 28, 2020, 11:57:55 PM »
Hi Petr, long time no see :)

( For the people who don't know : Petr aka PK is the Deveoper of the Avast Sandbox )


I have some sugestions regarding the Sandbox :

- In a Windows Administrator account, offer to run the Sandbox as a limited user by default.

- In the " Ask me about decision " procedure from CyberCapture Technology, offer to run an unknown executable in the Sandbox ( as a limited user ) as well.


I am curious what you think !

Greetz, Erik aka Red.
« Last Edit: September 29, 2020, 12:33:28 AM by Rednose »
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Re: Avast Sandbox sugestions
« Reply #1 on: September 29, 2020, 08:03:49 AM »
- In a Windows Administrator account, offer to run the Sandbox as a limited user by default.
Hi Erik, the option is already available in Geek Area settings.
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Re: Avast Sandbox sugestions
« Reply #2 on: September 29, 2020, 11:47:56 AM »
Yes I know the setting in Geek Area, but that is a permanent setting.
What I would like is in an Administrator account an option in the Context menu to run it as a limited user as well.

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Re: Avast Sandbox sugestions
« Reply #3 on: September 29, 2020, 12:12:49 PM »
Submitting suggestions/ideas: https://forum.avast.com/index.php?topic=235975.0
Note, as an Evangelist, you can also use Avast Slack channel for direct contact... ;)

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Re: Avast Sandbox sugestions
« Reply #4 on: September 30, 2020, 01:55:08 AM »
Yes I know.
And yes I am on Avast Slack as you know.

But sometimes you should just share your thoughts openly ;)

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