• Apple macOS 10.13.x (High Sierra), Apple macOS 10.12.x (Sierra), Apple Mac OS X 10.11.x (El Capitan), Apple Mac OS X 10.10.x (Yosemite), Apple Mac OS X 10.9.x (Mavericks). • Intel based Mac computer with 64-bit processor.
• 512 MB RAM or above ( 1 GB RAM or higher preferred). • 256 MB minimum hard disk free space. • Internet connection (to download and register the product, for automatic updates of the program and virus database). • Optimally standard screen resolution not less than 1024 x 768 pixels.
Jan 21, 2015 - If you have Avast AntiVirus installed in your computer and you cant. At this point navigate to 'Web Shield' and click on 'Settings' next to it. Jul 21, 2009 Perhaps this should be made clearer. Even in retrospect, it seems there should be some menu for this in the program options which makes access to Web Shield settings easier to find, versus this 'stop provider' thing. I didn't know what a 'provider' was, and it doesn't sound to me like it would refer to anything having to do with the Web Shield.
Avast Security does not run properly if you have any other antivirus software installed. How do I download and install Avast Security?
To download and install Avast Security: • Click the link below to download the Avast Security setup file: • • Double-click the downloaded file avast.setup.dmg. • In the dialog that appears, double-click the Avast setup option and follow the on-screen instructions, then click Install to complete the installation. • Click Close. If you have an Avast Security Pro subscription, you can it from Preferences ▸ Subscription.
For detailed installation instructions, read the following articles: • License and Registration Do I need to register for an Avast Security license? No, registration is not necessary for the free version of Avast Security. After installation, Avast Security is ready to use.
You can connect Avast Security to your to benefit from the device management feature. Avast Security Pro requires you to the product with a paid activation code. How do I upgrade to Avast Security Pro from Avast Security?
To upgrade to Avast Security Pro: • Click the Avast Menu bar icon and select Open Avast from the context menu. • Click Upgrade on the main Avast Security screen. • Follow the on-screen purchase instructions. After purchase, Avast Security Pro automatically activates. If necessary, you can manually the product from Preferences ▸ Subscription.
How do I activate Avast Security Pro? To manually activate Avast Security Pro: • Open the order confirmation email you received after purchasing Avast Security Pro. • Locate and copy the activation code from the confirmation email.
• Click the Avast Menu bar icon and select Open Avast from the context menu. • Go to Preferences ▸ Subscription and click Insert activation code. • Type or paste the activation code into the text boxes, then click Activate. You can view the duration of your subscription in the Your current subscription section. For detailed activation instructions, read the following article: • How do I connect Avast Security to my Avast Account?
After you Avast Security, you can connect the product to your in the Account section. To connect Avast Security to your: • Click the Avast Menu bar icon and select Open Avast. • Select Account from the left side panel. • Enter your Avast Account credentials, then click Login. • If prompted, enter your system credentials and click Install helper. For details, read the following article: • What is the difference between Avast Security and Avast Security Pro? Avast Security is a free product which does not require a paid license to use.
Avast Security Pro requires a paid subscription to use. The product includes the same features as Avast Security and additionally includes. Features What is File Shield? File Shield is the main layer of active protection in Avast Security. It scans programs and files saved on your Mac for malicious threats in real-time before allowing them to be opened, run, modified, or saved. If malware is detected, File Shield prevents the program or file from infecting your Mac.
What is Web Shield? Web Shield is an additional layer of active protection in Avast Security. It scans data that is transferred when you browse the internet in real-time to prevent malware, such as malicious scripts, from being downloaded and run on your Mac. What is Mail Shield?
Mail Shield is an additional layer of active protection in Avast Security. It scans your incoming and outgoing email messages in real-time for malicious content such as viruses.