How do I stop AVG 8.5 blocking gmail images

  six-h 13:31 13 Nov 2009
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Since updating to Virus DB 270.14.63/2500 on both my Vista PC and my XP laptop I notice that images in all gmail messages are blocked.
Is there some way to un-block them or is my AV not working correctly?

  User-1229748 13:48 13 Nov 2009

there are a few things to try hereclick here

  six-h 13:56 13 Nov 2009

Thanks for that smackheadz.
You won't believe it but since posting this query, gmail images are all back to normal!
Not wishing to sound like "Yoda" but "Nothing I have done..!"
I'll never understand the logic of these machines!

  User-1229748 14:02 13 Nov 2009

glad it righted itself :o)

  six-h 15:01 13 Nov 2009

just figured out what probably caused it!

Having read the advice of FE regarding "hotspot security", I changed the settings in gmail to use the secure server option.

since then I occasionslly get a message when clicking "display images" asking if I want to display secure info only.
Opting for "No" displays 'em, "yes" blocks 'em.

I presume clicking "No" negates the benefit of the secure server, and I wouldn't take this option if connecting via a hotspot.

  User-1229748 15:07 13 Nov 2009

could well be the case,thanks for the feedback.

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