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Question about 4.5
« on: November 04, 2004, 06:17:04 AM »
ok This is from my sister. She wants to know does she really need to update to 4.5 (final version not the beta) when it comes out?  She has a very slow 14.4 Dial up connection and hates large downloads. (in fact thats why she chose avast I told her about the small size of iAVS updates)

EDIT: By the way Guys Im useing the BETA 505 build and no problems so far
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Re:Question about 4.5
« Reply #1 on: November 04, 2004, 09:26:07 AM »
She doesn't have to, of course (she can set the program updates to "manual" so that the notifications won't be shown). However, she'll miss all the bugfixes and new features...

Btw, you can download the full installer (when its out) and bring it to her on a CD (or any similar medium) - it can be used to update the existing installation offline.

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Re:Question about 4.5
« Reply #2 on: November 04, 2004, 12:13:45 PM »
I strongly suggest she does update to 4.5 (final release) when it is there. (bugfixes, new futures and such) Remeber, a program update is not something that is released every week :D It is almost a 1 time event.

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Re:Question about 4.5
« Reply #3 on: November 04, 2004, 12:54:28 PM »
I will Burn the installer to a CD, then I just instal over the old installation?

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Re:Question about 4.5
« Reply #4 on: November 04, 2004, 12:57:14 PM »
Should work without a problem.


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Re:Question about 4.5
« Reply #5 on: November 04, 2004, 12:59:29 PM »
I will Burn the installer to a CD, then I just instal over the old installation?

Yes. Actually, you won't install it "over" it. When the installer detects an existing installation, it performs a regular update.