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Avast Free Antivirus (Install)

18.7.4041.0

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This package was approved as a trusted package on 10/9/2018.

Free antivirus software from Avast.

NOTE: This package can take upwards of 10 minutes to complete the install (depending on your computer specs and internet bandwidth).
NOTE: The uninstall for this package is not silent.

NOTE: This is an automatically updated package. If you find it is out of date by more than a week, please contact the maintainer(s) and let them know the package is no longer updating correctly.

To install Avast Free Antivirus (Install), run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:

C:\> choco install avastfreeantivirus --version 18.7.4041.0

To upgrade Avast Free Antivirus (Install), run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:

C:\> choco upgrade avastfreeantivirus --version 18.7.4041.0

Files

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  • tools\chocolateyinstall.ps1 Show
    $ErrorActionPreference = 'Stop';
    
    $packageName= 'avastfreeantivirus'
    $toolsDir   = "$(Split-Path -parent $MyInvocation.MyCommand.Definition)"
    $url        = 'http://files.avast.com/iavs9x/avast_free_antivirus_setup_online.exe'
    
    $packageArgs = @{
      packageName   = $packageName
      unzipLocation = $toolsDir
      fileType      = 'EXE'
      url           = $url
    
      softwareName  = 'Avast Free Antivirus'
      checksum      = '742fae67e441d78e8f0ed0daf649a82b02707887b61295f149d641f986db8ec5'
      checksumType  = 'sha256'
    
      silentArgs    = "/silent"
      validExitCodes= @(0)
    }
    
    Install-ChocolateyPackage @packageArgs
    

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Dependencies

This package has no dependencies.

Package Maintainer(s)

Software Author(s)

  • Avast Software

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Version History

Version Downloads Last updated Status
Avast Free Antivirus (Install) 19.5.4444.0 1958 Monday, May 20, 2019 approved
Avast Free Antivirus (Install) 19.4.4318.0 2200 Tuesday, April 9, 2019 approved
Avast Free Antivirus (Install) 19.3.4241.0 1875 Monday, March 11, 2019 approved
Avast Free Antivirus (Install) 19.2.4186.0 2136 Wednesday, February 6, 2019 approved
Avast Free Antivirus (Install) 19.1.4142.424 1882 Friday, January 4, 2019 approved
Avast Free Antivirus (Install) 18.8.4084.0 2375 Thursday, November 15, 2018 approved
Avast Free Antivirus (Install) 18.7.4041.0 1940 Tuesday, October 9, 2018 approved
Avast Free Antivirus (Install) 18.6.3983.0 2667 Tuesday, August 21, 2018 approved
Avast Free Antivirus (Install) 18.5.3931.0 2616 Wednesday, June 20, 2018 approved
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