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Sometimes Avast may also block safe programs or websites because of the out-dated virus definitions. Major updates to Avast virus definitions are usually released daily, while the smaller ones are delivered constantly throughout the day via the streaming updates.By default all Avast antivirus solutions (Free Antivirus, Pro Antivirus, Internet Security and Premier) are downloading the virus definitions updates automatically when your computer has access to the Internet.

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For instance, if you’re using latest Avast 2017 version (i.e Avast 17), click on download button for ‘Avast VPS Update for versions 12 ’ Tip: Clicking about avast in Settings reveals program version number 2.

After downloading VPS update file aka vpsupd.exe, copy that file to USB drive. Connect the USB drive to your computer and copy it to a folder and double click on that file to run the update.

First of all you need to download the latest update of virus definitions (VPS).

Those updates are regularly published for all Avast versions, including the old ones from v4.8 to 2016.

To manually update virus definitions just run the file you can download from this page and follow the instructions.

We will see below how to manually update the antivirus software Avast! This can be useful for various reasons, either the servers for the update are saturated, or for example update Avast on a computer that has no Internet connection in order to eradicate an infection .

The virus recognition process is based on the definition files and with new threats appearing each day, keeping the signatures up-to-date is vital for ensuring effective protection.

If your computer is connected to the Internet, the automatic update feature allows the security application to check the availability of a new version for the definition files every four hours, without requiring user interaction.

We’ve covered how to update free Antivirus AVG and Avira on computers offline, today, I am going to tell you how to update another popular free antivirus Avast offline.

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