New version of AVG anti-virus software announced by AVG UK

New version of AVG anti-virus software announced by AVG UK


Grisoft, manufacturers of the range of AVG Anti-Virus software products, has announced that AVG UK, its official UK partner, has launched a new upgrade to its AVG antivirus software family, AVG 7.1.

According to the company, the upgraded version of the software from AVG includes a number of new features such as; new remote administration features, improved file scanning, smaller update files, detection of unwanted applications, adding event history logging and additional configuration options for AVG Resident Shield.

In addition the product also provides support for Windows 64-bit Edition, although this is only applicable to customers with the full version of AVG Anti-Virus and does not extend to users of AVG Free.

Upgrades to version 7.1 can be made through the standard update process by existing AVG customers. According to the company, the upgrade is available as two updates, a “Recommended Update”, available immediately, and a second update available on 24 October, which will include a number of additional components.

AVG 7.1 is available immediately and is free of charge to existing customers holding a current AVG licence.

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