AVG Ant Virus fails to update

  williamj 19:54 22 Oct 2008

Update Manager shows "Invalid Update Control CTF File" and "Free Edition of AVG" will not update.
Anyone come across this fault?
I am tempted to uninstall and reinstall.

  skidzy 19:58 22 Oct 2008
  williamj 20:31 22 Oct 2008

Many thanks skidzy.
Action taken as you suggested in AVG Forum.
Two CDF files deleted and update now O.K.

  setecio 21:41 22 Oct 2008


  john-m 15:46 26 Oct 2008

Thanks from me too, Skidzy. Just back from holiday and found same problem. Seems OK now.

  skidzy 16:10 26 Oct 2008

Your welcome guys :-))

  wee eddie 07:13 27 Oct 2008


  wee eddie 07:25 27 Oct 2008

"Note: The Application Data folder is hidden by default. You need to enable Windows Explorer to show hidden files in order to view the Application Data folder. Alternately, type the above folder path in the Start, Run dialogue and press {ENTER} to launch the folder."

I renamed the files by adding ".old" and then deleted them when I had successfully Updated.

  anchor 09:27 27 Oct 2008

When will AVG sort out the problems with v:8?.

It`s been around for more than 6 months, and they still have problems.

I removed it some time ago and reverted to v:7.5.

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