Author Topic: Can´t find "ashAvast.exe"  (Read 1682 times)

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Offline ruif

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Can´t find "ashAvast.exe"
« on: June 26, 2007, 12:27:29 AM »

Is the first time i use the avast anti-virus and i've already received my registration key, but the ".exe" file does
seems to exist.
It's the second time i' ve downloaded the setup of the free Home Avast 4 and still appears a shortcut in my desktop that does not work.... and also because that "ashAvast.exe" file does not exists in my Programs + Avast file.

I thought it was from an error, but twice in different setup languages????

What can i do?

Is there anyone that can solve my problem?

Thankx in advance. ;)


Offline DavidR

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Re: Can´t find "ashAvast.exe"
« Reply #1 on: June 26, 2007, 01:56:51 AM »
Have (or did) you another AV installed in this system, if so what was it and how did you get rid of it ?
Were you experiencing any problems before you installed avast ?

You may have had an infection before installation that is killing ashavast.exe.

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Windows 10 Home 64bit/ Acer Aspire F15/ Intel Core i5 7200U 2.5GHz, 8GB DDR4 memory, 256GB SSD, 1TB HDD/ avast! free 21.3.2459 (build 21.3.6164.561) UI 1.0.609/ Firefox, uBlock Origin, uMatrix/ MailWasher Pro/ Avast! Mobile Security