How to disable the avast!® antivirus

Some antivirus applications may interfere with your Linksys wireless-N router installation.  In order to complete the installation without any interruption, it is recommended that you temporarily disable your antivirus application.

Once your Linksys wireless-N router installation has been completed, you may re-enable your antivirus application.
 
NOTE:  The information on this article is provided as reference.  Antivirus applications are frequently updated.  Therefore, we recommend that you contact the application developer for proper disabling instructions.
 
The following steps will show you how to temporarily disable the avast!® antivirus.
 
Step 1:
Locate and right-click the avast!® antivirus icon at the systems tray at the bottom-right corner of your Desktop.
 
 
Step 2:
From the menu, select avast! shields control, then select the length of time that you would like to disable it for.
 
NOTE:  The recommended option is Disable until computer is restarted.
 
 
 
Step 3:
Click on the Yes button once the confirmation window appears.
 
 
 
avast!® antivirus has now been successfully disabled until the next computer restart.

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