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AVG anti virus 2013

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    AVG anti virus 2013

    hellp and merry christmas to you all on windows 8 forums,

    just a quick question why i carn't install AVG anti virus 2013 on windows 8.
    think i had this discussion only 12 months ago but had to go back to windows 7 but someone shown me how to install AVG 2013 on windows 8...thank you and i hope i have put this in the correct place.

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    Windows 8.1 Enterprise

    Greetings daviditfc,

    AVG 2014 is the current version. If you have previously installed AVG on this system, first use the AVG Removal Tool before attempting to install another version.

    AVG Removal Tool(32 bit) -
    AVG Removal Tool(64 bit) -

    Links for the current version are below.

    AVG 2014(32 bit) - Download AVG Free Edition 2014.0.4259 (32-bit) -
    AVG 2014(64 bit) - Download AVG Free Edition 2014.0.4259 (64-bit) -

    If you receive an error during installation please post the details in your next post.
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    thank you for your answer, avg 2014 works a treat..happy christmas mate
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