Solution for Windows 8.1 and avast! Compatibility Issues
UPDATE: We have released a dedicated article describing avast! and Windows 8 / 8.1 compatibility…
If you’re an avast! antivirus user, you probably already known what ‘green’ pop-up is meant. It’s the one which comes everytime your avast! virus definitions get updated. Which could be up to twice a day, and usually when you turn on your computer. This quick tip should help you to get rid of it. As well as the sound which comes with it.
Also it’s important to say that by disable the pop-up notification your avast! antivirus will be still automatically updated. Just you won’t know about it.
In case you don’t know what pop-up we’re talking about, check this image. Familiar enough?
Typical avast! antivirus update pop-up notification
Disabling the avast! antivirus update pop-up notification
This tip is relevant for all avast! antiviruses – avast! Free Antivirus, avast! Pro Antivirus, avast! Internet Security, and avast! Premier.