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Free 9.0 Install/Connection Problem

by billinwr / October 27, 2009 5:59 AM PDT

The .exe downloads but when I try to install it can't find the internet connection. Any ideas?

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unable to install avg free
by liquidfreefall / October 27, 2009 8:21 AM PDT

i am also having the same problem. i get a
"the avg setup is not able to detect a working internet connection please make sure that you are connected to the internet and click retry to try again." is there any way to correct this error?

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Connection Problem Answer
by thunter73 / October 27, 2009 9:22 AM PDT

I had the same problem, but if you would go to download AVG free again, and when you get to the page that asks you to download AVG 9.0 Free or upgrade to AVG Premium for free, scroll all the way to the bottom on the left side, and you will see a prompt that says "You can download AVG Anti-virus Free from AVG directly". I copied the link below - just click on it and download this one. It worked for me.

http://free.avg.com/us-en/download-file-ins-afg-free"download from

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AVG 9.0 Download Problem - Error Code 0xE001C04E
by peterlittleton / October 27, 2009 10:56 AM PDT

Having used AVG for over 8 years I was very surprised to encounter problems when trying to install AVG 9.0. I too kept getting the message that there was no Internet Connection, which I knew was wrong.

I had downloaded the AVG 868Kb Download Manager file from CNET and tried for 3 hours to get it working, but without success.

I then took the advice in the above post and downloaded and saved the full 72.5Mb file directly from AVG using the link at the bottom left of the AVG page, http://free.avg.com/us-en/download?prd=afg

It then ran and installed perfectly, many thanks for the advice, I wish I had found it earlier.

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