How to Download and Install AVG Free Antivirus

Teclane Review: AVG Free Antivirus is an award winning and one of the best Free Antivirus software for both Mobile and Computer users. Over 220 million active users are using AVG antivirus software around the world as per AVG website. AVG has tremendous capabilities of preventing malware attack and instantly blocks any upcoming virus threat. If your computer or mobile device is not protected from virus threat, you must download AVG Antivirus 2017 and try at least the free version. AVG antivirus has high customer satisfaction rate with most recommended antivirus to download in CNET download center.

AVG Free Antivirus has great Internet security option which protects from any harmful malware, spyware and virus attack. The new look AVG interface has four options; Computer Protected, Web Protected, Identity Protected and Emails Protected with simple settings options. I highly recommend this free antivirus software to any computer or mobile user from my personal user experience and as per CNET download user review.

What’s New in AVG?
– Cloud based real-time malware detection
– Antivirus protection for Mac and Android
– Scan PC remotely form mobile
– Fully compatible with Windows 10

Statistics as per CNET download user review.
CNET Download Rating: Very Good          Price: Free 
Average User Rating: 4 Stars                     Total Downloads: Over 562 million
File Size: 2.76 MB                                       OS: Windows 10/8/7/XP/Vista

According to the above statistic, AVG Free is very popular and most downloaded antivirus software with Rank#2. There is upgraded paid version also available for the user with more security options. You can get CNET up to date statistics for AVG free form the following link:

 http://download.cnet.com/AVG-AntiVirus-Free-2015/3000-2239_4-10320142.html

Pros
Very light weight with excellent virus protection. Powerful scanning engine with excellent web protection. Free version provides exact protection that is advertised.  No pop ups for selling the paid version.

Cons
I had to struggle with upgrading to a new version. Uninstall older version did not work either until removed the reg keys. Not very good in malware detection.

How to Download and Install?

You can download AVG Free antivirus directly from the AVG website or from the CNET Download center. Here are the simple step by step instructions on how to download and Install AVG Free Antivirus.

Step 1:  Go to the Avg Free antivirus website (http://free.avg.com/us-en/homepage) and click on the FREE Download as displaying on the picture 1.

 Step 2: Click on the FREE Download under AVG protection as showing on the picture 2.

 

Step 3: Wait until a pop up window display for saving option. Save the exe file on the Desktop as shown on the picture 4.

Step 4: Double click on the exe file you saved on the desktop and wait for the AVG installer

Step 5: You can select language or use default as English and click on the Next button

Step 6: Next, read End User Software License Agreement and Click on Accept button to continue.

Step 7: Select Basic protection and it is free. If you want to install full protection, you have to buy after 30 days. Click on Next

Step 8: Next, It will ask for the license key. If you do not have license, just enter an email address and AVG will send a free license key. Enter license key and proceed

Step 9: From Select type of installation , select Express (Recommended ) option and click Next.

Step 10: It will take a while to complete the installation and you should get a message as “Your software has been successfully installed”

Step 11: Just click on the Finish button and AVG antivirus user interface will display.

Congratulations ! You have successfully installed AVG, the best Free antivirus software in your computer. Your computer is now protected. You can perform a full scan to detect and remove any virus or malware in your computer.