Avast Paid Anti Virus latest version 8

  Billp64 19:21 PM 13 Mar 13
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This program has updated and now one program I use will not work, happened this morning, got it working by windows restore back to yesterday. Get message cannot connect to server. As Avast wants to update which it has the program will not work again. This is not a commercial program from big company but a specialist one. Any ideas or suggestions on another anti virus program please. Has any one else had trouble with Avast causing programs not to open. Thanks Bill

  tullie 20:32 PM 13 Mar 13

No problem here

  lotvic 21:31 PM 13 Mar 13

It's prob a case of telling Avast that the specialist program is okay/ or excluding it via Avast | Settings | Global Exclusions, and browse to the program, then Avast will ignore it.

  lotvic 21:33 PM 13 Mar 13

Might be a good idea to email Avast Support about that specialist program so they can issue a fix for the future.

  Billp64 14:25 PM 14 Mar 13
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Thanks for comments not sure what to do now maybe just use the program on laptop.

  Billp64 12:47 PM 17 Mar 13

Have now got the program working with system restore and all updates appear ok. I still have one program that will not work windows closes it after starting. Have downloaded the latest version but still no go.

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