- 1 ABOUT AVAST:
- 2 INSTALLATION:
- 3 STEPS:
- 4 ADVANCED FEATURES:
- 4.0.1 Intelligent Antivirus:
- 4.0.2 Cyber Capture:
- 4.0.3 New Behavior Shield:
- 4.0.4 Smart Scan:
- 4.0.5 Firewall:
- 4.0.6 Sandbox:
- 4.0.7 Wi-Fi Inspector:
- 4.0.8 Browser Cleanup:
- 4.0.9 Passwords:
- 4.0.10 New Passive Mode:
- 4.0.11 Real Site:
- 4.0.12 Anti-Spam:
- 4.0.13 Safe Zone Browser:
- 4.0.14 New Game Mode:
- 4.0.15 In-Product Support:
- 4.0.16 Avast Account:
Avast Antivirus is a family of internet security applications developed by Avast Software for Microsoft Windows, MacOS, and Android. The Avast Antivirus products include free and proprietary cross-platform versions that provide computer security, browser security, antivirus software, firewall, anti-phishing, anti-spyware and anti-spam among other services.
As of 2015, Avast is the most popular antivirus on the market and it had the largest share of the market for antivirus applications.
Avast is a company perhaps best known for its free antivirus software. But paying for Avast Internet Security 2014 will get you such premium features as a robust firewall, online banking security, and phishing and scam email protection.
Now, here is the step by step manual that explain how to install Avast Free Antivirus 2017 software on all major Windows versions running on your PC or laptop – Windows 10, 8, 8.1, 7, Vista and XP (32-bit or 64-bit).
Avast antivirus system requirements are nothing special, and really everyone meets them these days, but if you’re not sure you can check them here.
This guide is focused on the Avast Free Antivirus, you may also use it when installing other Avast products like Pro Antivirus, Internet Security or Premium…
Download the offline installer for Avast Free Antivirus by clicking the button below and save it to a familiar location on your PC.
Right-click the downloaded setup file avast_free_antivirus_setup_offline.exe and select Run as administrator from the context menu.
when prompted by the User Account Control dialog for permissions, click yes.
Click Install to proceed with the default installation.
And now, Click Continue.
If prompted to install Avast Free Mobile Security, click the relevant option according to your preference.
Detects all kinds of nasty threats, from viruses to malware. Yes, even spyware, ransom-ware, and phishing attacks.
Personal, real-time threat detection. Sends unknown files to the Avast Threat Labs to be analyzed by our experts, and quarantines them if they’re dangerous.
New Behavior Shield:
Malware loves to act innocent. Avast analyzes app behavior in real-time to catch any suspicious changes before damage is done.
A simple click has never been more powerful. Checks your PC and network for all kinds of issues – and tells you how to fix them instantly.
You lock your front door to keep thieves out of your home – so why should your computer be any different? A firewall keeps you safe from all kinds of intruders.
Ever downloaded a file from a shady server and suspected it’s trouble? Test files in a sealed space first, and keep the rest of your PC safe.
Is your router set up properly to block threats? We’ll tell you. Otherwise, anyone can break into your home network and anything connected to it.
Get rid of mystery toolbars, add-ons, and extensions that were installed without you noticing – and without your permission.
Too many passwords, none of which are safe? It’s fairly common. Remember just one, and Avast Passwords will take care of the rest.
New Passive Mode:
Don’t like to play favorites with antivirus? No problem. Avast can sit quietly in the background until you need our other advanced features.
Your router settings can be changed to connect you to a fake site. Why? So hackers can steal your banking details. Secure DNS keeps your online banking safe.
Spam isn’t just annoying. It can be dangerous, too. Internet Security keeps you – and your money – safe from threats like phishing emails. The anti-spam is available as a separate, free download.
Safe Zone Browser:
The new way to browse, bank, and shop. With a suite of tools designed to provide extra protection, discover why Safe Zone is the world’s most secure browser.
New Game Mode:
Automatically puts your Windows and other notifications on hold so you’ve got maximum processing power and speed for your game.
Having trouble with your Avast? You don’t have to search far and wide to get help. Just send us a message from your very own Internet Security.
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