How to configure Avast? All computer owners have as one of their priorities protect your investment and privacyOne of the things that is done when configuring an operating system is the configuration of an antivirus, which allows us to protect our financial investment from any malware that may cause irreparable damage to the equipment.

On the other hand, there is the protection that is given to all the data that is stored in the computers, in this case protecting the equipment is also a way to protect our security and privacy, one of the most requested antivirus in the market is the Avast, its reputation is excellent and ranks as one of the most efficient in protecting the equipment and the privacy of its users.

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This is, as we indicated above, one of the most requested antivirus on the market, as it is also one of the most efficient in terms of data protection, it's completely free and easy to find in several web pages that are responsible for recommending this type of program.

The configuration of this antivirus is not complicated and can be done by anyone without resorting to specialized technicians for this, its interface is quite friendly and the same system will give you the necessary instructions for the proper configuration of it.

What you need to download it

  • For this system it is required to have the operating system Windows higher than 7, XP, or Vista.
  • A computer compatible with this operating system, minimum a Pentium 4.
  • A memory RAM greater than 256 MB.
  • Have a free space of at least 2 GB on the HDD.
  • A good internet connection that does not fail during the download.


The first is locate the page trusted to download, there are several specialized pages for this type of search.

Once you select the page you like the most, click on the alternative of download the file.

Save the file, this is what will allow you to execute the program file.


Once the file is downloaded you must, open it and request that the corresponding file is executed.

As soon as the system asks for your confirmation, accept it and continue with installation.

From here you only have to follow the instructions that the system will give you, as we indicated are very simple instructions to carry out.

Click on the option to install and the system will take care of the installation. You should not close the pop-up window.

The configuration

To configure the antivirus you will only have to enter the options section, press on the general alternative.

These are basically about the actions to take as soon as new threats appear, in this case it is you will configure according to your preferences.

In this case, it is best to install the Enhanced Mode of the antivirus, this will give you the alternative of reinforcing the security of your computer.

You will always have the alternative of scan the equipment manually or configure Avast to perform periodic checks of the equipment.