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Having trouble with your Avast Antivirus

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Add protection to my Avast device

Do you want to add protection to the Avast device? You can use password protection so no one can use the Avast antivirus on your device. The process of securing the Avast product is very simple and straightforward. Get through the whole content to learn how to add protection to Avast.

Solution 1. Protect your Avast software using the password.

  1. First, you need to open the Avast antivirus software on your computer system. 
  2. Next, move to the Menu option and click on it. 
  3. And then, from the open list of options, select Settings.
  4. In the settings screen, ensure you are on the General tab and click Password. 
  5. After that, click on the Create new password option.
  6. You need to enter a password in the first box and then re-enter the same password in the box below it. 
  7. Once the earlier process is done, select the create new password option once again. 
  8. Moreover, you are required to choose any of the follow-up radio buttons:
    • Require a password to open Avast and access settings: It will enable the password security to open Avast antivirus and settings.
    • Protect access to Settings only: It will only provide protection when someone tries to access settings. 
  9. Lastly, you need to click on the OK option.
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Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ's)

To add exclusions to Avast antivirus are as follows-
  1. Launch the Avast antivirus product on your device and then go to its dashboard. 
  2. And then, click on the Menu option and choose the settings tab. 
  3. Now, select the Add exception option under this tab. After that, a new window will appear on the screen. 
  4. Afterward, click on the ADD EXCEPTION option to save the URL.

If you are using the subscription to an Avast antivirus product and the subscription ends, it will automatically turn to the free version. Also, you can still check the expiry details of your subscription plan. To do that, you need to click on the Menu option and then choose the My subscription option.

Follow the steps below to install and activate Avast product-
  • Open your computer system and visit the official website of Avast on your device. 
  • And then, download and install the Avast product you want to use. 
  • Once the product installation is complete, click on the product icon to open it. 
  • After that, move to the Menu option and click on it. 
  • From the available option, choose sign-in. 
  • Now, enter the account credentials, such as the user ID and password, and select the sign-in option. 
  • Complete this process by clicking on the Continue option.

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