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  Disable avast! Antivirus:

E-mail is the most common way in which computer viruses are spread, so you should typically have automatic e-mail scanning enabled.  E-mail scanning applies to programs such as Outlook, Outlook Express, Netscape, Eudora, Pegasus, etc.  E-mail attachments, html files, etc. will be scanned automatically.  If you are having problems with an e-mail program, turn off avast! Antivirus to ensure avast! Antivirus is not the culprit. 

Disabling avast! Antivirus is quite simple.  Do the following:

In the bottom, right-hand corner of your Desktop is the System Tray and, within it, the avast! Antivirus icon.

Right click the avast! Antivirus icon and select Stop On-Access Protection from the menu.

avast! Antivirus is now disabled.

 

  Enable avast! Antivirus:

Enabling avast! Antivirus is just as simple.  Do the following:

In the bottom, right-hand corner of your Desktop is the System Tray and, within it, the avast! Antivirus icon.

Right click the avast! Antivirus icon and select Start avast! Antivirus from the menu.

avast! Antivirus is now enabled.

 

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