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Offline Fubar

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Avast! Shields Control Problem
« on: April 01, 2010, 02:18:15 AM »
I do not know if anybody else has this problem but when I disable avast! shields for (for example) 10 minutes after the time expires shields do not become enabled!?

P.S. I am using 5.0.462 version.
« Last Edit: April 01, 2010, 02:20:13 AM by Fubar »
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Offline Lisandro

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Re: Avast! Shields Control Problem
« Reply #1 on: April 01, 2010, 04:44:37 PM »
I've experienced this also... just it's not easy to describe the environment on which this occurs.
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Re: Avast! Shields Control Problem
« Reply #2 on: April 01, 2010, 06:03:53 PM »
For me this works as stated and I only found this out by accident as I don't allow avast to restart on any timer.

If I stop a shield for a time I choose 10 minutes because that is the least duration and when I have done what I needed to do with the shield stopped I manually start it again. The other day I forgot to do that with the network Shield, but after 10 minutes it restarted as it should.
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Offline bo.elam

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Re: Avast! Shields Control Problem
« Reply #3 on: April 03, 2010, 01:21:16 AM »
In my case I have been able to restart the shield(s) either by allowing
the timer or doing it manually with no headaches.