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Re: free avast 5.0 cannot update manually
« Reply #30 on: February 20, 2010, 04:59:33 PM »
1. the reason it is done is if there happens to be malware in memory it could be protecting malware on your system.

2. if you disable it then it won't be done and the above reason for doing it goes out the window.
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