AVG ....... Problem Updating ??

  Dirty Dick 10:28 25 Jan 05

I can't seem to get the latest update from AVG. I'm running Both XP Pro & Home (on 2 PCs). I trying to update the Free Version 7. I try to connect manually, and a window shows that there is a Priority update available, but when I click to download, a window eventually comes up saying I have lost my Internet Connection. Is anyone else still having this problem?

  Sethhaniel 10:33 25 Jan 05

click here

as in above link ;)

  Dirty Dick 10:36 25 Jan 05

Thanks for that Sethhaniel

I've just gone for a brew, and left the PC attempting to download. Still the message saying "Internet Connection has failed" came up but because I was elsewhere, it seemed to have carried on with the download. Everything OK now

  Stowit 10:58 25 Jan 05

I've been experiencing this, eventualy though it's done it on its own. Another Pc mystery!

  mags123 12:24 25 Jan 05

had the same problem but if left alone it does download eventually

  Peter 14:00 25 Jan 05


I think it's the usual problem when there is a large update; the site gets a bit overwhelmed. This update is about 4 Meg and eventually took just over 30 mins to download over my dail-up connection.


  ACOLYTE 14:04 25 Jan 05

What 4 meg update? mine wasnt anywhere near that big,have i missed somthing?.

  Modo 14:05 25 Jan 05

Have a look at your Firewall settings.

On ZA I noticed that recent updates have created a new program listing that is blocked unless you manually change the settings.

  Peter 14:10 25 Jan 05


Just downloaded the 4 Meg update. Perhaps this one has appeared sice you last downloaded. It was a bit of a surprise to me as I was expecting about 170K, at least that was what the update message said.


  daisy2bell 14:17 25 Jan 05

I had the same problem yesterday, but kept trying and after about 5 attempts it downloaded OK

  Chezdez 14:32 25 Jan 05

it's just because their server is really busy with loads of people downloading, just keep trying!

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