As more and more users Antivirus avira, sometimes perbagai questions began to emerge. In itself may be difficult ebsoft counting questions about Avira, both Update, installation and more. And most often the same questions. So perhaps the following tips can answer questions imaginable.
This I wrote after reading the FAQ (Frequently Asked Question) and the forums about problems and solutions as well as important information pleased with Avira antivirus.
Using Avira License HBEDV.KEY
If using a paid version of Avira, it would require a license file, name HBEDV.KEY. To activate Avira when starting the installation process, after selecting the type of installation "Complete" will appear Window Activation / License, as follows:
Just click the blue link (HBEDV.KEY) and find files that have been obtained HBEDV.KEY. If have just click Next, then if the license is valid will appear to confirm the license validity period.
Avira AntiVir Personal license runs out?
If using a free avira and suddenly appeared that linsesi ended, then to try to download avira license from the server and place it in the installation folder avira, stacks of old files if any. Another alternative or re Install the latest avira program.
Download the license can be here http://www.free-av.com/en/download/download_servers.php
Installation Offline (do not need an Internet connection)
For users Avira AntiVir Personal - Free Edition, was able to install without having to online. This fact is even more quickly, without having to register. When he started, and have chosen mengiinstall Installation Type "Complete", the Registration window will appear, as follows:
Remove the check mark above two, namely:
- Yes, I would like to register as a user ...
- Yes, I would like to subscribe ...
If you've removed, then the installation can proceed without the need Online / registration.
Process Update Failed?
Before reading the update, if you want to update the Manual Avira, can read my article Tips Update Antivirus: Avira Antivir. Muncu questions often fail to update the message as "Internet Connection Failed" or stop in the middle of the road etc..
Here's an explanation that might solve the problem.
Test the connection to the server Avira update
Open the address / link: http://dl2.antivir-pe.de/upd/idx/master.idx
If the information appears as follows, means we can still connect to the server avira
CRDATE = 20090123_1805
Check whether the Internet using a Proxy settings
Avira Try setting the following: Configuration (Expert mode) General-> Update-> webserver-> Proxy and change the settings to do not use a proxy server. and try to update again.
Double-click the file directly in preupd.exe Avira Installation
This file is in charge untu doing avira update. Or after trying the previous step to continue with this step.
Scan with antispyware software / mallware
In the avira forum, suggested using the software from http://www.malwarebytes.org/mbam.php, although paid version, we still can use it with some features disabled.
There are software Windows Defender?
If no software Windows Defender, then try for a while to non aktifkannya (disable) through the following menu:
Control panel -> Windows Defender -> Tools -> Options -> remove the check mark "Use Real-Time Protection" and also "Use Windows Defender", click OK or Apply. Next run update Avira.
Try to disable your windows firewall or other firewall programs while
Edit the file windows C: \ WINDOWS \ system32 \ drivers \ etc \ hosts
Open with notepad, and add the line below it that it becomes as follows (the additional 10 lines from the bottom)
# Copyright (c) Microsoft Corp. 1993-2006.
# This is a sample HOSTS file used by Microsoft TCP / IP for Windows.
# This file contains the mappings of IP addresses to host names. Each
# Entry should be kept on an individual line. The IP address should
# Be placed in the first column followed by the corresponding host name.
# The IP address and the host name should be separated by at least one
# Additionally, comments (such as these) may be individually inserted on
# Lines or following the machine name denoted by a '#' symbol.
# For example:
# 220.127.116.11 rhino.acme.com # source server
# 18.104.22.168 x.acme.com # x client host
If you can not be stored, when storing a notepad (run by run. Run as administrator) and make sure to select the file types: All Files and stored with quotation marks, the "hosts". After that try to update again
Fix the installation / Install Avira Birthdays
Download Manual avira
after downloading the manual, online update process is sometimes able to walk again.
What difference version of the Free and the No?
The most important that there is no free version Email feature from prtection and Adware scan / spyware. More information can see the comparison of several versions of Avira follows:
Send to Avira Virus Sample
Like other anti-virus, Avira also received the virus samples if it turns out we find the virus and not or not yet able to detect no reply. Viruses can be sent directly by opening the following address
http://analysis.avira.com/samples/index.php (Maximum size of 8MB)
Or via email to be firstname.lastname@example.org, provided in the file formats such as kompress in ZIP or RAR and dipasswword file with the password "infected". If we do not want to be mempassword email@example.com be sent via email.
Warning appears when the Scan
Usually when a computer scan, appears warning when encountered file C: \ hiberfil.sys or C: \ pagefile.sys that the file could not be opened. This is not a problem because the file is a Windows system file that the lock by a Windows for security reasons so that it can not be scanned.
Status Antivir Guard stops / Unknown
To try to overcome by avira manual update or to install / repair Install Avira. Another alternative is to use AntiVir RegistryCleaner can be obtained at http://www.avira.com/support/downloads.php
Avira can not Delete infected files
If this happens to try to scan from Safe Mode and turned off system restore. To enter Safe Mode, restart your computer sampil and pressing the F8 key when the option appears, select Safe Mode menu (at top).
You know how much it costs as avira antivirus which provides an automatic update facility / online?
Based on the information in the FAQ on why the free version of avira release, mentioned that the automatic update service requires a monthly fee equal to the purchase of a car.
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