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October 2012-Avast!

Here are the instructions I promised to forward for removing your current anti virus program and installing avast! and the special link to the 40% Bonus Discount.

Remember to save the programs you are downloading to a folder where you can find these files or to your Desktop.

To learn more about avast! Antivirus, go to:

http://www.avast.com 

To download any of Avast's Software, go to:

http://www.avast.com/download-software 

Instructions to successfully install avast! 7:

1. Download to a folder you can find or to your Desktop the product avast!7 Free:

setup_av_free.exe (Do Not Run at this time)

2. Download the REMOVAL TOOL for your current Anti Virus Program by following the Guide offered here:

How do I remove old third-party antivirus software before installing avast!?

Get removal tools for your current Antivirus Program and follow the instructions provided.

The removal tool for avast! Antivirus (should you ever need it): http://www.avast.com/uninstall-utility

3. Once these two programs are saved to your computer in a folder that you can locate or, to the desktop and, you can easily identify these 2 files, DISCONNECT FROM THE INTERNET.

4. Go to the Control Panel > Select Add/Remove >(Programs and Features in Windows 7).

Select your current antivirus program and select uninstall. (Allow it to uninstall all features of the program.)

5. Reboot your system.

6. Run the removal tool for your old Anti Virus Program saved in step #2.

7. When the tool finishes running, again Reboot your system and Reconnect your Internet connection.

8. Install avast!7 Free by running the program downloaded in step #1.

9. Shut down your system -- wait 10 seconds -- Start your computer.

10. Avast!7 Free will now be installed and will update its virus database.

11. Register your new avast!7 Free product by selecting the Register Now button.

If you need more help, get it from here:

 http://www.avast.com/registration-free-antivirus.php 

12. Once this is done, you'll be ready to enjoy the new product as much as I already have for many years.

Thanks for having me at your meeting and hopefully we'll meet again.

The links to the other 4 programs I mentioned at the end of the presentation can be found at:

Malware Bytes Anti Malware (MBAM) : http://www.malwarebytes.org/mbam.php 

Ccleaner : http://www.piriform.com/ccleaner/ 

CcEnhancer: http://www.techspot.com/downloads/5014-ccleaner-enhancer-ccenhancer.html 

WinPatrol : http://www.winpatrol.com/download.html 

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If you found this presentation helpful, please let your friends in other clubs know that it's available totally free of charge and without any strings attached.

If you're truly ambitious, letting my boss Jana at Avast know what you thought of the presentation would also be nice. ( If you didn't like it, it's still OK to let her know that too. )

You can write her at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. Please put Bob's avast! Security Seminar in the Subject line. (editor's note:  if you click the link, the cc to Bob and the subject will be filled in.)

(Attach a CC to me: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. Thanks)

This entry in my Blog is about my presentation at your club and, I hope that it will add a few more member to the clubs roster.

To take advantage of the special 40% discount on the paid versions that I offered during the presentation, simply go to: Coupon_Security_Buy_Links-Bob.html

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