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Omik

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Virus chest question
« on: May 17, 2003, 01:15:55 PM »
Hi
New to Avast i i really do love it.
Perhaps im not too bright today ;D , but is there a way within the virus chest, to send a suspicious file to Alwil. ???
Regards Omik
« Last Edit: May 17, 2003, 01:17:49 PM by Omik »

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Re:Virus chest question
« Reply #1 on: May 17, 2003, 02:45:55 PM »
Sorry, not at the moment. Planned to be added to the next version.

Meanwhile, you can do it 'by hand', though.
The easiest way is to go to the chest folder (typically <avast-folder>\Data\Chest), open the index.xml file and find the ID of the corresponding file. The infected file itself will be stored in the chest folder as well, with the ID used as the file name. It is encrypted, but you can send it to us in this form, we'll manage...  :)

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Omik

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Re:Virus chest question
« Reply #2 on: May 17, 2003, 03:02:40 PM »
THX alot Vlk. :D