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How to block an application from accessing the internet using firewall of AVG Internet security 2016

BLOCK AN APPLICATION FROM ACCESSING THE INTERNET

  • Open “firewall settings” from Options-> Firewall settings as shown below

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  • Click “Add” to add a new firewall Rule

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  • Select the application you want to block access to the internet
  • Click “Open

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  • Click “create

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  • Select “Application action” as “Block
  • Click “OK

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  • Click “Apply
  • Now a Firewall rule has been created that will block the application from accessing the internet. This rule blocks the network access in both IN and OUT direction.

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AVG Internet Security/Antivirus 2016 Recommended settings

The settings are same for both AVG internet security 2016 and AVG antivirus 2016.

FIRST TIME SCAN

  • After you have installed AVG internet security 2016 you must do whole computer scan for the first time.
  • To do so click “Scan Now” as shown below

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  • Let AVG complete the scan. It will take some time to complete the scan.

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RECOMMENDED SETTINGS

  • You may untick “Show AVG Shredder in the Windows context menu

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  • Untick “Ask me before removing threats
  • Tick “Scan files on close

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  • Tick “Scan for tracking cookies

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  • Select “Complete at next computer restart
  • Click “Apply” and then “OK

 

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HELP FILE

  • It is recommended that user read the help file to understand various features and settings of AVG.
  • To open help file select “options->Help contents

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  • User can also access help file by clicking “?” at lower right corner from advanced settings

 

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Direct download link AVG 2016 Antivirus free/Antivirus/Internet Security

Direct download link AVG 2016 Antivirus free/Antivirus/Internet Security for offline installation

Note : For AVG antivirus and AVG internet security there is two version available for download. The users should download the trial version if they haven’t bought AVG and don’t have the license key. If the user has bought the AVG and has the license key then he must download AVG paid version

AVG ANTIVIRUS FREE 2016

AVG ANTIVIRUS 2016

AVG INTERNET SECURITY 2016

AVG USER GUIDES

AVG Antivirus Free  :  http://files-download.avg.com/doc/AVG_Free/avg_free_uma_en_ltst_20.pdf

AVG Protection :  http://files-download.avg.com/doc/AVG_Protection/avg_gsr_uma_en_ltst_30.pdf

AVG Performance :  http://files-download.avg.com/doc/AVG_Performance/avg_gse_uma_en_ltst_30.pdf

AVG Ultimate :  http://files-download.avg.com/doc/AVG_Ultimate/avg_gsl_uma_en_ltst_30.pdf

AVG AntiVirus 2016 :  http://files-download.avg.com/doc/AVG_AntiVirus/avg_avc_uma_en_ltst_24.pdf

AVG Internet Security 2016 :  http://files-download.avg.com/doc/AVG_Internet_Security/avg_isc_uma_en_ltst_24.pdf

 

AVG ANTIVIRUS FREE 2016 RECOMMENDED SETTINGS

One good thing about AVG antivirus free is that the license granted never expires. So once you install it you can keep using it for many years without registering or getting a new key every year.

DOWNLOAD LINK AVG ANTIVIRUS FREE

 

FIRST TIME SCAN

  • After you have installed AVG antivirus free you must do whole computer scan for the first time.
  • To do so click “Scan Now” as shown below

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  • Let AVG complete the scan.

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RECOMMENDED SETTINGS

  • You may untick “Show AVG Shredder in the Windows context menu

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  • Untick “Ask me before removing threats
  • Tick “Scan files on close

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  • Tick “Scan for tracking cookies

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  • Select “Complete at next computer restart
  • Click “Apply” and “OK

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HELP FILE

  • It is recommended that user read the help file to understand various features and settings of AVG.
  • To open help file select “options->Help contents

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  • User can also access help file by clicking “?” at lower right corner from advanced settings

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