Author Topic: How to turn of Network Scanning?  (Read 704 times)

0 Members and 1 Guest are viewing this topic.

Offline dale79

  • Newbie
  • *
  • Posts: 4
How to turn of Network Scanning?
« on: November 10, 2021, 05:24:01 PM »
I do not need Avast to scan any networks I join.  I use a VPN so it is useless to me.
How do I turn it off so I quit getting the pop-up box asking if public or private and scanning?

Offline Asyn

  • Avast √úberevangelist
  • Certainly Bot
  • *****
  • Posts: 76051
    • >>>  Avast Forum - Deutschsprachiger Bereich  <<<
Re: How to turn of Network Scanning?
« Reply #1 on: November 11, 2021, 09:32:26 AM »
Hi, you can turn it off in the settings, see screenshot.
W8.1 [x64] - Avast Free AV 23.3.8047.BC [UI.757] - Firefox ESR 102.9 [NS/uBO/PB] - Thunderbird 102.9.1
Avast-Tools: Secure Browser 109.0 - Cleanup 23.1 - SecureLine 5.18 - DriverUpdater 23.1 - CCleaner 6.01
Avast Wissenswertes (Downloads, Anleitungen & Infos): https://forum.avast.com/index.php?topic=60523.0