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Windows 7: Latest version of Avast Antivirus

13 Nov 2008   #1
Brink
Microsoft MVP

64-bit Windows 10 Pro
 
 
Latest version of Avast Antivirus

Latest Version of Avast Antivirus Released


information   Information
WHQL Version: 12.1.2272 (free version)
Release Date: June 21st 2016

Release Notes


What's new:

+ Lower system impact - faster boot time, less space taken on disk

+ CyberCapture - better detection of unknown and unique files via our cloud technology

+ Regular monthly program updates - automatic and silent, configurable via Settings

+ Improved detection of router vulnerabilities

+ New Bank mode in SafeZone browser

+ Faster SecureLine connection

+ Antispam is now as opt-in component

- Removed hardware virtualization (NG) - replaced with CyberCapture,that has much lower impact on system resources

- Removed Remote assistance - not used enough and not a core functionality


How to install:

1. Update from existing Avast version via Settings -> Update -> Update program

2. Or you can download and install from here:

avast_free_antivirus_setup.exe

avast_pro_antivirus_setup.exe

avast_internet_security_setup.exe

avast_premier_antivirus_setup.exe

Offline installers:

(Free) http://files.avast.com/iavs9x/avast_...up_offline.exe

(Pro) http://files.avast.com/iavs9x/avast_...up_offline.exe

(Internet Security)http://files.avast.com/iavs9x/avast_...up_offline.exe

(Premier) http://files.avast.com/iavs9x/avast_...up_offline.exe




warning   Warning
Avast Free Antivirus is a free antivirus program, but you will need to register it each year to get a free license key for it.
  • avast! Free Antivirus works for 30 days after installation in trial mode
  • After 30 days you need to register to get your free license key and stay protected
  • Your free license key is sent within 24 hours by e-mail after registration
  • If the license does not come in 24 hours please check your junk or SPAM folder
  • You need to enter the license key in the program to continue to use it after the 30-day trial period



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13 Nov 2008   #2
Bare Foot Kid
Microsoft MVP

W 7 64-bit Ultimate
 
 

Hello Brink....

Thanks for the update!















Later Ted
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13 Nov 2008   #3
Brink
Microsoft MVP

64-bit Windows 10 Pro
 
 

You're welcome Ted.
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14 Nov 2008   #4
Mark

Windows 7 Ultimate Vista Ultimate x64
 
 

Thanks from me too Brink, I thought that it would auto update the program on its own.

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14 Nov 2008   #5
Bare Foot Kid
Microsoft MVP

W 7 64-bit Ultimate
 
 

Hello Mr Grim.

It will if you have it set to automatic update in the program control panel.















Later Ted
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14 Nov 2008   #6
echrada

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
 
 

Thanks Brink!
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14 Nov 2008   #7
Brink
Microsoft MVP

64-bit Windows 10 Pro
 
 

You're welcome guys.

Shawn
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14 Nov 2008   #8
StackOverflow

Windows Vista Ultimate SP1 x64, Windows Vista Ultimate SP1 x86, Fedora 9 i386, Ubuntu 8.04 x86_x64
 
 

Avast! is definitely the best antivirus for Windows, after being totally satisfied with the home edition for a couple of years I moved on to pro. But thanks for getting the word out so people with other AVs could get one that actually doesn't bother them. The most useful feature by far is P2P protection which scans Limewire downloads as soon as they're finished.
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15 Nov 2008   #9
Ex_Brit

Win 7 Ult SP1/Win 10 Pro (all x64)
 
 

Gaving never used Avast before I nearly jumped out of my skin a few minutes ago when Avast announced in loud stentorian tones that it had updated itself. I had no idea it had a verbal updater.
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15 Nov 2008   #10
Barman58

Windows 10 Pro x64 x2 Windows 10 Enterprise x64, Ubuntu
 
 

Whenever I install it for anyone I always wait for that bit ...He he ..
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