By: Kevin Smith
To protect your computer running on latest edition of Windows 7 from deadly security threats and virus, you need to install a proper antivirus. AVG, undoubtedly is the first choice of many computer users as it offers some outstanding antivirus
Here, we are discussing the steps to download and install AVG antivirus free edition on your computer. This will not only save your time but is extremely economical. Try these easy steps to make your computer safe against deadly security threats.
Step 1. Download AVG free edition from free.avg.com or download.com
Step 2. Look for the free edition and click on "download now'. When the window pops up, click on "Run" or "Save" file to your hard drive. You need to click "Run" again if you get IE security warning.
Step 3. Chose the language and then click on "Next".
Step 4. Opt for "Install only basic free protection" and then click "Next". To move on to next step you have to wait for a while as it depends upon the connection speed. Actually, the next step is to download the files that are required for completion of installation process.
Step 5. Click the "I have read the license agreement" and accept it.
Step 6. Go for standard installation and then click "Next" to activate the AVG Free License.
Step 7. The next page you get asks you to install the AVG Security Toolbar
Once the final step is over, choose "Optimize scanning now" in the next window. It might take a few minutes to complete but makes scans faster in the future. iYogi suggests you to buy a paid version of AVG antivirus as soon as possible to get the maximum protection against deadly virus.
About the Author
Kevin Smith is a computer specialist at iYogi that offers 24/7/365 remote computer services via phone, chat and e-mail and fix whatever tricky problems you are facing. You can choose from a variety of friendly and affordable plans that the company offers. The company's Microsoft Certified Technicians helps to over the Internet while you sit back and relax.
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