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AVG Free Edition wont install on Dell Studio lap top runs Vista

Local machine: installation failed Installation: Error: Action failed for file avgmfx64.sys: starting service.... Error 0x80070002

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First follow the following steps :

  1. Start the computer. Press the F8 key during startup to start the computer in Safe mode.
  2. Start Registry Editor (Regedt32.exe).
  3. Delete the following registry keys in the Windows registry:HKEY_USERS\.DEFAULT\Software\Microsoft\Cryptography\AVGHKEY_USERS\S-1-5-20\Software\Microsoft\Cryptography\AVG
  4. Quit Registry Editor.
  5. Restart the computer.
Then uninstall AVG completely from your computer http://computersservicing.blogspot.com/2009/04/download-avg-removal-tool.html
and install AVG free edition.


Posted on Jul 11, 2009

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Please uninstall any other antivirus that you have installed and give it a try..If it still fails then try installing avg 8 in safe mode.

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This is simply a bad download. You will need to start by completely removing the failed install, otherwise you're going to run into it all over again. Now, did you save the down load or just run it straight from the net? If it was a straight run, you may have encountered a slight internet glitch during the run. What you want to do is save the download to the desktop, then right click on it and run as administrator. It should install properly this way. Another thing is make sure that you don't have any other Antivirus, spyware, or adware programs on the machine. If you do, you will need to remove them, AVG covers them all. The reason you want to remove them is because they perceives the AVG as a threat, especially other Antivirus programs, not a harmful threat, but a competitor threat, and will stop the download or install. Antivirus companies, especially Norton, doesn't like to lose their customers, so they throw in these little blocking programs, in hopes that it will detour you from going to another.

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