Managing pop-up notifications in Avast Antivirus

Avast Antivirus displays notifications about other available Avast products, as well as information related to Avast activity, product updates, warnings, and alerts. You can manage these notifications in the application settings.

Disable pop-up notifications about Avast updates

  1. Open Avast Antivirus and go to MenuSettings.
  2. Select PerformanceSoftware Updater.
  3. Untick the box next to Notifications about new updates.
Notifications about new updates is ticked by default to keep you notified about outdated products that may slow down your PC. If this option is unticked, you can check for outdated software manually.

Disable all pop-up notifications

  1. Open Avast Antivirus and go to MenuSettings.
  2. Select GeneralNotifications.
  3. Tick the box next to Use silent mode and turn off all pop-ups, alerts and messages.

All notifications are now silenced.

  • Avast Omni 1.x
  • Avast Premium Security 20.x
  • Avast Free Antivirus 20.x
  • Microsoft Windows 10 Home / Pro / Enterprise / Education - 32 / 64-bit
  • Microsoft Windows 8.1 / Pro / Enterprise - 32 / 64-bit
  • Microsoft Windows 8 / Pro / Enterprise - 32 / 64-bit
  • Microsoft Windows 7 Home Basic / Home Premium / Professional / Enterprise / Ultimate - Service Pack 2, 32 / 64-bit

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