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AVG 8.0 Free Edition Resident Shield doesn't work on firefox

by reddog40 / July 24, 2008 10:29 AM PDT

I upgraded to Firefox 3.0 and then downloaded AVG8 Free Edition and the
Resident Shield didn't work, what is the problem. It worked on firefox 2.0.

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Seems to me, FF3 is NOT compatible yet........
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My approach would be...
by glenn30 / July 24, 2008 11:32 AM PDT

First upgrade Firefox to 3.0.1... this can be done through the Firefox browser under Help "Check for Updates". Download a fresh version of AVG 8.0.138 from Grisoft:

http://free.avg.com/ww.download-avg-anti-virus-free-edition

Uninstall the present AVG 8 and anything that may be left over from AVG 7.5. Check the programs folder for any remnants and remove them.

Finally install the fresh AVG 8.0.138 download. I have no issues with AVG 8.0.138 using with Vista.

Hope this helps.

Glenn

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