How To Disable The AVG Free Antivirus 2017 Without Uninstalling The Software

AVG Free is the mini version of the AVG antivirus 2017 program which is available for free of cost. AVG resistant shield is included in the free version of the antivirus which is used to protect the system from the incoming virus and threats. The free version of the software contains the AVG E-mail Scanner too, which is used to locate the threats in your emails. You can easily disable both the features from the free version of the software without uninstalling the software from the system.

To disable these features without uninstalling the software, you have to follow the following procedure.


Step 1. In the home screen of the desktop, click on the 'Start' button. A pop-up menu will appear in which you have to Click on 'All programs' and locate the 'AVG free folder'. Click on the 'AVG Free User Interface' to open the software.

Step 2. Now, search for the icon reading 'Resident Shield' and click on it. Now, in the screen displayed, uncheck the box labeled 'Resident shield active' by clicking on the box. Click on the 'Save' button and this will disable the Resident shield. You can reactivate it later


How To Disable AVG Free Antivirus Without Uninstalling The Software


Step 3. From the 'Start' menu, open the AVG user interface. Click on the ‘Tools’ and select 'Advanced Settings' option. Now, search from the option reading 'E-mail Scanner - Servers - POP3'. Select the POP3 server.


How To Disable AVG Free Antivirus Without Uninstalling The Software


Step 4. Click on the box next to 'Activate this server and use it for receiving e-mails' to uncheck the box.

Step 5. Repeat this process selecting the SMTP server and the AVG E-mail scanner will deactivate.


If any issue occurs while following the steps you can take help of the AVG support Number +61-283206061 which will provide you the immediate assistance with the help of latest technology available.


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