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trying to install avast
« on: May 07, 2009, 03:52:41 AM »
will not install, tried for two hours. i dont know much about this stuff. was told i would like this better than avg. any help.  windows xp

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Re: trying to install avast
« Reply #1 on: May 07, 2009, 04:35:43 AM »
Did you uninstall AVG?  Try using their removal tool first, then try to install avast.  http://www.avg.com/download-tools

For generic computer (not avast) problems, you can also visit my forum for help: http://www.jacobytech.net/forum

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Re: trying to install avast
« Reply #2 on: May 07, 2009, 04:20:22 PM »
help us to help you, as there is no information to work with.

Why wouldn't it install, e.g. what errors ?

As scythe944 mentions not having uninstalled your previous AV is a normal culprit and we are seeing more remnants left behind with AVG8 even after uninstall, than with previous versions of it.
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