AVAST

avast
PLATFORM
Windows, Mac
DIFFICULTY
EASY
VERSION
11.1.2245

Similar to viruses, spyware and adware can access your data without you noticing. To prevent this, it is important to have reliable, up-to-date antivirus software installed. Avast is a free antivirus software acknowledged as reliable by security experts. It requires registration upon installation.

HOW TO INSTALL

Windows

1. Download the installer from https://www.avast.com by clicking Free download. Open the file and click install to install the software. After launching the software you can register it by clicking the green Registration button. You can do the registration within 30 days.

Mac

Download the installer from https://www.avast.com/mac. Open the downloaded avast_free_mac_security.dmg and follow the installation instructions. If your browser is running, the installer may ask you to close it. Registration of the software will be automatic

HOW TO USE

2. With Scan – Smart scan the software looks for viruses and other problems degraging the performance of the computer

3. By selecting scan for viruses you her you can choose whether you want a quick or a longer full system scan.

4. You can also set a recurring scan with Scan settings – Scheduling.

LAST MODIFIED: 16.01.2016.