Author Topic: updating avast 5.1.864  (Read 2769 times)

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mokkaman

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updating avast 5.1.864
« on: January 04, 2011, 05:54:50 AM »
i have updated to avast 5.1 and found that when u right click on avast tray icon , select update->Program, the maintenance tab in avast UI opens yet the update doesnt start as it was in avast5.0!! also right click icon->update->Engine and virus definitions also open avast UI but the update doesnt start..!

is it a problem wit my avast or others too experience the same ?

Offline rwaters

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Re: updating avast 5.1.864
« Reply #1 on: January 04, 2011, 06:14:33 AM »
i have updated to avast 5.1 and found that when u right click on avast tray icon , select update->Program, the maintenance tab in avast UI opens yet the update doesnt start as it was in avast5.0!! also right click icon->update->Engine and virus definitions also open avast UI but the update doesnt start..!

is it a problem wit my avast or others too experience the same ?

Alwil has confirmed this as a bug. See the following thread:

http://forum.avast.com/index.php?topic=68708.0

SafeSurf

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Re: updating avast 5.1.864
« Reply #2 on: January 04, 2011, 07:16:45 AM »
If the Avast Team is aware it is a bug, which they did, it will be fixed in time.  I do not know when this will be fixed, however they must prioritize the bug fixes.  Thank you for your patience.

mokkaman

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Re: updating avast 5.1.864
« Reply #3 on: January 04, 2011, 07:47:10 AM »
nice to know the bug is being taken care of  ;D ;D ;D