File transfer

  rins36 18:59 22 Oct 2005

At the moment my file transfers are scanned via norton, i want to change it to Avast as tht is the virus scanner i use now

can anyone help plz

  Diodorus Siculus 19:24 22 Oct 2005

Have you uninstalled Norton?

  rins36 19:26 22 Oct 2005

yes uninsalled norton

  Diodorus Siculus 19:31 22 Oct 2005

In which case, download the files and then right click and choose "scan [filename]"

  rins36 20:53 22 Oct 2005

explain in more detail please as I am not sure wht i should do

soz to be a pain

  MAJ 20:57 22 Oct 2005

"explain in more detail please as I am not sure wht i should do"

Right click on the file you want to scan and from the context menu that appears, choose "Scan" (it will have an Avast icon beside it).

  rins36 21:08 22 Oct 2005


my friend wants to show me her scan pic on msn as its 2 big to e-mail

the message i get is unable to scan go to 'tools then 'options' then file transfer

in file transfer it says scan files using c:\Program Files\Norton Internet Secruity\Norton

there is a browse option but not sure how to change this

  MAJ 21:20 22 Oct 2005

Click on the Browse button and select

C:\Program Files\Alwil Software\Avast4\ashQuick.exe

  rins36 21:25 22 Oct 2005

thanks MAJ will give it a go

  rins36 23:42 22 Oct 2005

its not worked

Virus scan could not be completed. Please check your settings in Tools > Options > File Transfer.

Is the message i am getting

any other advice

  woodchip 23:56 22 Oct 2005

You need to find the path to the Avast file above as it may be a different location

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