Installation of Antivirus software has become an absolute must in all scenarios, irrespective of the purpose of setting up a computer network. For preventing the system against possible damage, many programs have been introduced in the market. AVG is one of the popular Antivirus programs that offers benefits like periodic scans, scans of sent and received mails and also repairing virus-infected files. It can be used not only in Windows enabled operating systems but also for Linux, Free BSD and Mac OS X computing platforms.
The AVG 7.5 is one of the new versions available for the software that are used to scan files to check if they contain any malware and then remove them. Before opening or downloading any file from the web, it must be checked through the software. Although the latest version available now is AVG, many people prefer using 7.5 because they are unsure of bugs in the new software.
Instructions to Install AVG 7.5 free Antivirus Software
You can buy the application but it is also available free of cost on the web. The following steps can be followed to download it.
Step 1: Search for the application on the Internet. The most common way to find it is by typing its name in the Search Box in Google. It will take you to a list of the all the links where you can download the file for free. Go to any of the links and look for the ‘Download’ or ‘Install’ option to get the software on your system.
Step 2: Once you get the application, open it to go to its welcome screen. Click on ‘Next’ followed by ‘Continue’. Once you have read the terms and agreement of its usage, click on ‘Accept’. Then the program would check the system statistics.
Step 3: After the previous step, the application needs to be personalized. Choose the user name. The free version would already contain the license number in the application. You can change the install folder if you click on ‘Browse’ or by typing the name of the folder. Click on ‘Next’ to continue further. After that, all the components would be installed. Click on “next’. You can then choose your e-mail program. This step would ensure that any e-mail that you receive would be free from any viruses or infection. Click on ‘Next’ and then ‘Finish’ after reading the summary of the installation procedure.
Step 4: You would need to wait for the program finish installation, which may take approximately a minute. Once it is done, you would get the ‘Installation Complete’ prompt on the screen. Restarting the computer would be required. Click on OK.
Step 5: Click on the ‘Update’ button once the program restarts. This would make the download and installation procedure complete.
It must be made sure that the AVG 7.5 software is updated at least once every seven days to maintain proper check on any new virus. After all, prevention is better than cure.