Does avast slow down a computer?

Answer On One Hand: All Scanning Software Will Affect SpeedAvast, like any other spyware remover or virus scanning program, will affect your computer's speed. When running, Avast systematically scans you... Read More »

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Does the avast screen-saver slow down a computer?

On One Hand: A Standard ProblemAll antivirus and spyware-scanning programs actively use your computer's memory to scan files and folders in an effort to recognize threats. The result is a hit in s... Read More »

I've now successfully downloaded Avast Antivirus Free version, but find when running it seems to slow the?

Most antivirus programs slow down our computers, PCs laptops etc.You could speed up the process by only screening files which you regularly use.What I usually do is allow my PC to do a thorough che... Read More »

My computer is slow, but i have used software to clean it, but it is still very slow, what else can i do ?

I scanned my computer with avast! antivirus but when it gets something it says it can't repair it. Help ?

First thing first: avast protects you from infection, the one you would get if you follow the link. The infected links are caused by malicious settings, which can not be easily detected by antiviru... Read More »