Avasti & Google Chrome problems

  Ynyshir25 14:43 03 Jun 14
Locked

I am using Windows XP Prof and as Microsoft are not now updating I had to find another virus protection. I downloaded Avasti and was informed that I should download Google Chrome instead of Windows Explorer.

I have had nothing but trouble ever since. It takes forever to get onto the internet and I am wondering if Google is the problem or is it Avasti.

This afternoon after a long battle to try to access Advisor, I downloaded the Browser Maxthon and got to PC Advisor immediately. Hurrah!!

Now, do I delete Google Chrome or do I still need it to use Maxthon?

Any helpful advice would be appreciated.

  tullie 17:37 03 Jun 14

No you dont need chrome,you would have had the opportunity to untick this before your download.

  Forum Editor 18:46 03 Jun 14

Jock1e

"What is Avasti.Do you mean Avast"

Some people mistake the exclamation mark in Avast! for an 'i'

  Ynyshir25 19:07 03 Jun 14

Yes I think I mean Avast

  Ynyshir25 22:11 03 Jun 14

Can I now go to Add & Remove in control panel & Delete Chrome

  tullie 22:29 03 Jun 14

Yes,if you dont want it.

This thread is now locked and can not be replied to.

Surface Pro 5 News - release date, UK price, features, specs

Microsoft Surface Studio hands-on review: the iMac killer is here

Best Mac antivirus 2017