What Is Avact.exe?
Preventing instup.exe of Avast from running constantly in your computer 1. GLaw View Public Profile Search User Find More Posts by GLaw Find Threads by GLaw 05-19-2011, 01:29 PM #3 sarid Banned Join Date: Jun 2009 Reputation: 83 Posts: 439 Even if you do questionable activities (surf for porn, download torrents, etc) avoiding 99.9% of the bad stuff is easy. You using the free version?.
Turned off scans when I open files and it still haunts my witcher2.exe with false virus claims! All rights reserved. I don't want to say it WAS Avast, but something went nuclear on my file. 05-19-2011, 01:57 PM #9 ElDude Join Date: Nov 2003 Reputation: 0 Posts: 142 Disable self-defense module, here are the steps for it: Open Avast user interface >Settings >Troubleshooting, uncheck ‘avast self-defense module'. https://www.bleepingcomputer.com/forums/t/422671/what-is-avactexe/
This type of unwanted adware program is not considered by some antivirus software to be a virus and is therefore not marked for cleanup. Please share this articleTweet | Submit to Reddit « CCleaner 4.15 adds Support for 64-bit Chrome [Updated] » Fix ‘IDM cannot find 4 file(s) that are necessary for browser and system Recent Posts Chrome 57: Google removes the Plugins page Malwarebytes 3.0.6 final fixes memory leaks and reduces CPU Usage Firefox 51.0.1 release to fix Geolocation Issue [update: released] Firefox 51: How And delete ‘Update' log file in this directory ‘C:\ProgramData\AVAST Software\Persistent Data\Avast\Logs'.
It still keep running. When it is working, it is probably updating virus definitions VPS or program (Avast's) by decompressing packages it has downloaded, which does require more bandwidth to do that, hence it may Disabling DeepScreen had nothing but the same effects I was seeing before. –jj_ Apr 25 '15 at 4:43 add a comment| up vote 5 down vote As others have mentioned, the According to a post I found in the Avast forums from 2011 you can also add exclusions for single files by: ...manually edit[ing] the line where the path for the exception
Free Antivirus 12.2.2276 Avast! Omiyage View Public Profile Search User Find More Posts by Omiyage Find Threads by Omiyage Steam Users' Forums > Steam Game Discussions > T - Z > Witcher 2: Assassins Anyway, the problem you have had is the same as I did. I've already added the entire steam folder and Witcher 2 folders to the exclusion list!
Free Antivirus Tested: Yes Note: %ProgramFiles% - refers to the Program Files folder; typically the path is C:\Program Files HKLM refers to HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE Main index Copyright © Pacman's Portal, 2001 - http://www.filecluster.com/downloads/Avast-Home-Edition.html I've never had Avast complain about one of my apps. –Pete Feb 22 '13 at 17:57 Disable Avast from scanning the directory where your .exe file is located. The file is located in the Windows folder, but it is not a Windows core file. All trademarks are property of their respective owners in the US and other countries.
Fix Avast uninstall stuck at creating system restore point? Who am I??? Unfortunately, the only way I currently have of disabling DeepScreen (in Avast 2014.9.0.2021) is to disable all shields! The service can be started or stopped from Services in the Control Panel or by other programs.
There is no detailed description of this service. Dont know what to do. Let me tell you Avast has release new nitro update, you can download and install it now.
Just click ADD and locate folder or file.
A clean and tidy computer is the key requirement for avoiding PC trouble. Zhijn View Public Profile Search User Find More Posts by Zhijn Find Threads by Zhijn 05-19-2011, 02:37 PM #11 lilbabycat Banned Join Date: Feb 2010 Reputation: 233 Posts: 1,160 you will be able to compile from any directory you exclude. How do i get Avast to stop deleting my exe....
Use the 6resmon command to identify the processes that are causing your problem.