Kioskea
Recherche
Ask a question »

Avast: Enable detection of potentially unwanted software

February 2015


Avast: Enable detection of potentially unwanted software



The Avast antivirus detects viruses and malwares, but it is also able to protect you against adware and unwanted (search bars, intrusive adware, etc.) programs.
  • This option is not enabled by default. Here's how to activate it.
  • Open Avast, go to "Resident protection", "File Agent" and click on "Expert Settings
  • In the "sensitivity" section, select "Find potentially unwanted software (LPI)"
  • Repeat the operation for the other agents.

For unlimited offline reading, you can download this article for free in PDF format:
Avast-enable-detection-of-potentially-unwanted-software.pdf

See also

In the same category

Avast: Activar la detección de programas indeseables
By Carlos-vialfa on August 3, 2011
Original article published by sebsauvage. Translated by jak58.
This document entitled « Avast: Enable detection of potentially unwanted software » from Kioskea (en.kioskea.net) is made available under the Creative Commons license. You can copy, modify copies of this page, under the conditions stipulated by the license, as this note appears clearly.