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algodfrey

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Home Version not working
« on: September 16, 2004, 07:14:57 AM »
??? A message board I belong to recommended Avast for virus protection and I've loved it since I downloaded it... even suggested it to everyone who would listen.  When the trial was up, I went online to register and realized home versions were free, so I uninstalled the professional version and downloaded the home version.  But now my computer isn't protected.  I don't know what's wrong.  Resident Protection wont stay enabled and I'm getting emails with obvious viruses in the attached files.  Have I done something wrong or is the home version not as reliable as the Pro version?  Thanks.

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Re:Home Version not working
« Reply #1 on: September 16, 2004, 07:22:31 AM »
The home version is the same as the pro version. Except the pro version is more configurable and has things like script blocking.

- Use the Avast uninstall util from HERE to remove Avast.
- Reboot
- Reinstall Avast Home

See if that solves it.

algodfrey

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Re:Home Version not working
« Reply #2 on: September 16, 2004, 07:50:12 AM »
Thank you... that worked!