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Offline Philsharpe

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File System Shield Provider not found
« on: September 19, 2010, 10:35:34 AM »
Avast has stopped running and error message File System Shield Provider not found is shown.  Can anyone help me with this please?

Offline SafeSurf

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Re: File System Shield Provider not found
« Reply #1 on: September 19, 2010, 10:41:43 AM »
Did you just upgrade or install Avast?
Have you tried to reboot your machine to see if it fixes the problem?

1.   What is your OS, 32 or 64-bit?
2.   What version of Avast did you install?  5.0.677? 
3.   What product of Avast did you install?  Free, Pro, AIS?
4.   What other security software do you currently have or did you have in the past on this machine including antivirus (AV), firewall (FW), and other security programs (resident and on-demand)?  If they were in the past, how did you remove them (the vendor's uninstaller's tool or another way)?
Mac 10.9.4 /Safari and Firefox (NoScript/AdBlockPlus/BetterPrivacy/Ghostey)/
Vista Home Prem (same add-on's)/Avast Free/Online Armor Premium Firewall/MBAM Premium)/ Mobile MBAM.