Windows 10: Issue with Avast

  1.    27 Sep 2017 #1

    Issue with Avast


    Hi
    Was wondering if I could get an opinion on the Avast free security, I've been using for some time but the constant reminder of your PC is being slowed by certain things like 2 GB's of junk files and a few other things, is this a major concern. thanks very much and sorry for the lame question.
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    Windows 10-Pro 64bit
       27 Sep 2017 #2

    I don't use it any more, too many scare tactics. Defender works just as well.
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    Windows 10.4 Home 1709 x64
       27 Sep 2017 #3

    If you enable silent mode, you will not receive any notifications/ADs and it will work just fine.
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  4.    28 Sep 2017 #4

    Thanks so much, appreciate it.
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  5.    28 Sep 2017 #5

    Yes as above you can use silent mode or gaming mode, both those should cease notification.
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  6.    30 Sep 2017 #6

    Is that for the pro version, thanks so much.
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  7.    30 Sep 2017 #7

    Should work in all versions.
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  8.    01 Oct 2017 #8

    Cheers mate.
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