Why My AVG Scan Won't Start?

 AVG Scan Won't Start

If you are undergoing issues with the AVG program installed on your computer, your AVG scan won't start. This will pave the way for viruses or malware to enter infect the files on the computer.

Steps To Fix The AVG Scan Issue.

  • Make sure that you don't have another third-party antivirus software installed on your computer.
  • Open the Control Panel window and select the Programs section.
  • Go to Programs and Features and select the Add or Remove Programs option.
  • Now, locate the AVG program and click on the Change/Remove button.
  • Select the Repair option and follow the instructions on the screen.
  • Restart your computer once the repairing process is complete.
  • Check if you could scan your computer using the AVG scan program.
  • If not, go to the Programs & Features section from Control Panel and select Uninstall a program.
  • Choose the AVG program from the displayed list and click the Uninstall option.
  • If you have a Mac computer, open the Terminal window from Utilities and uninstall AVG.
  • Complete the uninstallation process of the AVG program by following the on-screen instructions.
  • If the uninstallation is not complete, you can use the AVG remover tool to completely remove the antivirus software.
  • Now, reinstall the AVG antivirus software to fix the issue.
  • Open a web browser on your computer and go to the official AVG website.
  • Download the latest version of the antivirus software and install it on your computer.
  • Open the AVG user interface and run the scan to detect viruses or malware present on your computer.
  • When the scan results appear, remove the viruses and restart your computer.
  • Now, the AVG scan won't start issue has been fixed.


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