I used Avg, Avast and Avira and there is no doubt in my mind Avg did not run right and bot Avast and Avira ran very nicely on Vista. Firefox and IE were salvageable.I ran three different anti-virus programs (including Malwarebytes). Started by mvcdustin , Oct 05 2013 09:11 AM Please log in to reply 6 replies to this topic #1 mvcdustin mvcdustin Members 37 posts OFFLINE Local time:03:56 PM Posted I re-set the home page a dozen times.
Somewhere during the install of AVG probably you accepted the change of your homepage and now you have to set it back. CONTRIBUTE TO OUR LEGAL DEFENSE All unused funds will be donated to the Electronic Frontier Foundation (EFF). Running update must be finished before starting installation ...Is there something I can do to get it to uninstall or should I manually remove the avgfiles or should I just begin RSS ALL ARTICLES FEATURES ONLY TRIVIA Search The How-To Geek Forums Have Migrated to Discourse How-To Geek Forums / Windows XP AVG Update Breaking Computers (19 posts) Started 6 years https://support.avg.com/SupportArticleView?urlname=What-to-do-when-AVG-installation-is-failing
It seems my Windows install is all gummed up and I'm looking down the barrel of a clean-reinstall. This information will allow us to analyze the situation and provide you with solution:1) Click this link http://www.avg.com/filedir/util/AVG_SysInfo.exe to download the AVG SysInfo tool.2) Run the downloaded tool.October 9, 2015 · Thread Status: Not open for further replies. Using the site is easy and fun.
Click to expand... Peace... Penny Tuppence2, Oct 16, 2007 #2 tomdkat Trusted Advisor Joined: May 6, 2006 Messages: 7,143 Tuppence2 said: I have AVG running on Vista with no problems, but only after I'd Avg Error Code: 0xe001d012 One writes on the companies support forums: You are not alone!!!
I am having no problems whatsoever with AVG 2011 ----------------------------------------------------------------------- It actually caught a couple of trojans in a hidden Win7 Temp folder.' To really evaluate A'vs you must compare with Avg Installation Error 0xc0070643 Hadn't had problems since. Flag Permalink This was helpful (4) Collapse - Re-install it and than by itsdigger / April 22, 2013 7:33 AM PDT In reply to: AVG IS a virus uninstall it with https://support.avg.com/answers?id=906b00000008oRyAAI It appears you are repeating that test that many do and now must choose.Bob Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Back to AVG forum 18 total posts Popular Forums icon Computer
Doing a chkdsk r & then p usually gets me into Windows, but not always. Avg Installation Failed Event Exec Finished by AndyReynolds / May 18, 2011 12:03 AM PDT In reply to: Re: Similar problem and also looking for help Thank you AVG Staff, that has fixed the problem! Copyright © 2006-2017 How-To Geek, LLC All Rights Reserved
Discussion is locked Flag Permalink You are posting a reply to: AVG Update Failed - 'General Error' The posting of advertisements, profanity, or personal attacks is prohibited. http://www.pcadvisor.co.uk/forum/helproom-1/avg-vista-problems-373108/ But does it perform better than AVG? Avg Problems Today Reports: · Posted 6 years ago Top vistamike Posts: 10945 This post has been reported. Avg Free Won't Install Hello dakisan,Log file points to error with updating LinkScanner database.Please proceed with manual update of LinkScanner database as per this post.If that does not help, please perform full reinstallation as described.Should
Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - Re: Similar problem and also looking for help by Ondrej_AVG / May 17, 2011 4:04 PM PDT In reply to: Similar problem and That page isn't on your computer. Flag Permalink This was helpful (2) Collapse - avg woldnt uninstall by stuart1648 / October 24, 2013 2:11 AM PDT In reply to: I had the same problem thanks;this finally got Tech Reviews Tech News Tech How To Best Tech Reviews Tech Buying Advice Laptop Reviews PC Reviews Printer Reviews Smartphone Reviews Tablet Reviews Wearables Reviews Storage Reviews Antivirus Reviews Latest Deals Avg Reset Access Tool
But now you guys have me worried... Please try again now or at a later time. In the case of AVG, folks can use the uninstall/cleanup utility (AVG Remover for 32-bit, 64-bit systems) instead of "mucking" around in the registry. Several functions may not work.
Windows Defender hasn't been an issue for the two Vista machines I installed AVG free edition on. Avg Error Code 0xc00702e4 It's on the web.That's why uninstalling AVG from your computer doesn't help. That's the weird thing.
Reports: · Posted 6 years ago Top vistamike Posts: 10945 This post has been reported. Thank you.October 9, 2015 · Like0 · Dislike0 You need to sign in to do that. I've deleted files manually.I used Malwarebytes FileAssassin to get rid of components that would not delete.And, still I had to remove Google Chrome entirely.AVG is EVIL. Avg Installation Failed Windows 10 Is there a problem with Vista and AVG?
http://forums.avg.com/ww-en/av.....ost_129987 good luck Reports: · Posted 6 years ago Top Dogmatix Posts: 3 This post has been reported. Does the Window Defenders cause the problem? If you have any suggestions other that what I have done so that I can use AVG I would appreciate it. AVG used to be the standard free AV and was very good in it's day.
If so should I uninstall it and then reinstall the AVG?Click to expand... I'm currently using AVG 2011 on a P3 XP Pro machine and on a P4 Win7 with a Vista Virtual machine. One is not good for one system, neither good for another. Cybernana cybernana, Oct 17, 2007 #11 Rich-M Joined: May 3, 2006 Messages: 22,417 Great more than glad to help!
Wacky... :-/ I am not sure what to do now. Thank you cybernana, Oct 17, 2007 #8 Rich-M Joined: May 3, 2006 Messages: 22,417 cybernana said: Hello, How do you disable Windows Defender? Now, that's not always true. Here it tells you how to boot/disable those AVG files (it IS an AVG bug) http://forums.avg.com/ww-en/av.....8;id=94159 and this gives you the boot disc/usb http://forums.avg.com/ww-en/av.....8;id=68967 AVG is IMO, less cpu hog than
HiThe first thing is to make sure you do not delete the AVG installation files, whilst you are still using AVG.If you delete the installation files, whilst AVG is still running, Rich-M, Oct 17, 2007 #15 Sponsor This thread has been Locked and is not open to further replies. Thank you for helping us maintain CNET's great community. Join in the conversation now!Real-Time ActivityMy Tracked DiscussionsFAQsPoliciesModerators Question how to uninstall AVG completely?
If you need any more information then please let me know. asap.OS: winXP Discussion is locked Flag Permalink You are posting a reply to: how to uninstall AVG completely? Those affected shouldn't despair, though. Also use http://www.malwarebytes.org/mbam.php and is also free Mike Reports: · Posted 6 years ago Top jc99ja Posts: 1 This post has been reported.