Re-start needed every day for AVG

  jtt 22:46 13 Sep 2008
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I have XP, and have installed the free AVG V8. It updates every day (as expected) but after it updates, it notifies me that I need to re-start my PC. Is this normal?

  peter99co 22:50 13 Sep 2008

No it is not normal but no idea why it should either.

  peter99co 22:51 13 Sep 2008

Is it your only anti virus?

  provider 2 23:49 13 Sep 2008

Scroll down to 27 (I think):

click here

  birdface 11:18 14 Sep 2008

Open AVG and go into Tools.Advanced Settings.Updates. Make sure update immediately is dotted.Apply .Ok See if that helps.

  howard64 11:24 14 Sep 2008

I had a similar problem and found it to be zone alarm blocking it without advising. I went into za progs and found avg8 and made it allow. If you are not using za check out the windows firewall and make it allow avg8.

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