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How to Disable Specific AVG Components?

04 March 2019

AVG Antivirus components work together to protect your PC on different levels, each of its components plays a specific role in providing you protection but at the time these protections become a hurdle in user’s path and doesn’t allow them to perform a definite task, this is when the user feels like disabling the component temporarily. The user has the option to disable all the components all together or disable them individually. We are here going to discuss how you can disable a specific component. In case, you want to disable all the components or AVG at once then take help from experts on AVG Helpline Number UK.

Note: Do not keep these components disabled for long, either select the duration for which you want to keep it disabled or manually enable it after some time as otherwise, your system will remain open to cyber-attacks.

Follow the guidelines given below as per the component that you want to disable:

Computer Protection

• Open AVG and click on Computer Component.
• Go to the Anti-virus section and drag the switch to disable it.

Web browsing Protection

• Launch the AVG program and click on the Web Browsing component.
• Then go to the LinkScanner Surf-Shield section and click the switch to make it red.
• After this, in the Online Shield section, click the switch to disable it as well.

Identity Protection

• Open your AVG antivirus and select the Identity component.
• In the Identity Protection section, drag the switch to disable it.
• Then in Identity Alert section, drag the switch to make it red.

Email Protection

• Run your AVG Antivirus program and click on the Email component.
• In the Email Scanner section, click the switch to disable it.
• Repeat the same in the Anti-spam section to disable it as well.

Firewall

• Open AVG antivirus and select the Firewall component.
• Next to the Firewall Mode option, click on Change.
• Now select the option that says “Turn firewall protection off” and click OK.

The process is pretty simple and even an amateur can perform these steps. But if you don’t know about the function of these components and have no idea for which purpose you should disable a particular component then you can call at AVG Toll Free Number UK and ask experts about it. You can tell them the issue you are facing and rest them will guide you.

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