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patoo7

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update with vista
« on: November 03, 2007, 02:30:55 PM »
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Hi ,

i read this forum as much as i could but didn't find the same problem that i've experiment .

when i try to update avast (either virus def. or software ) i got a popup from vista ( acknowlegment to continu ) and then ...nothing! . It just stop , without any other infomation .

Someone already experiment that kind of thing ?
i'm pretty amazed...

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Re: update with vista
« Reply #1 on: November 03, 2007, 02:42:07 PM »
Just tried it on my system - Right click the icon - select programme update..  UAC appeared - clicked OK and it updated no problem..  Next question what is your firewall and is the setup allowed to access the net ?

patoo7

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Re: update with vista
« Reply #2 on: November 03, 2007, 02:47:26 PM »
i use the vista firewall .
i got another computer with XP pro and there's no problem ...

i've just downloaded the latest pack from avast website and i got the same thing .


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Re: update with vista
« Reply #3 on: November 03, 2007, 02:55:15 PM »
ok , i just found the problem .

i got to put the avast uploader executable file in firewall exeptions.

thanks

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Re: update with vista
« Reply #4 on: November 03, 2007, 02:56:04 PM »
No problem and welcome to the forum  ;D