Avg edition not updating

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Avast also reached out to the UK publication, the Register“We have tested this and couldn't identify any problems affecting Avast Antivirus consumer users specifically.

Online user comments show that many are unfortunately experiencing problems updating to Windows 10 ‘1803’.

Sophos has published its own blog post on this topic, walking individuals through how to uninstall the Microsoft updates if they also use Sophos Endpoint.

Sophos claims that specific updates KB4493467, KB4493446, KB4493448, KB4493472, KB4493450 and KB4493451 are responsible for these problems.

If you’ve completed these steps, your computer should be back in business! Now’s the time to throw in the towel and contact your IT support team or take your computer to a repair specialist.

However, other users experiencing this issue stated they do not have Avast or AVG installed.Beta News reports that these problems may also hit Avast owners running Windows 7 who also use Avast for Business and Cloud Care.Avira has warned that Windows 10 may run slower following KB4493509 (Windows 10) or KB4493472 and KB4493448 (Windows 7).Computer Cellar has provided a step-by-step guide on how to fix the issue.NOTE: we recommend reaching out to your IT support team first before you try their walkthrough.

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