Avast Free Antivirus 2017 PC Software Tutorial

Avast Antivirus software is an anti-virus program that determines and removes viruses and all malicious files from your PC. Avast Free Antivirus is a standout amongst the most common anti-malware items around. The 2017 adaptation redesigns the interface. However, it could remain to be more educational. Going past the nuts and bolts, Avast Antivirus has a couple of elements that make it remarkable from different antivirus software available.


Other than general protection, Avast Antivirus software protects you when you use Web browsers, instant messaging programs, P2P programs, wireless or wired Internet, Electronic email and Microsoft Outlook.

Other Features

When installed, Avast Antivirus software separates itself from the opposition by providing alarms and program processes, a boot scan when you start up Windows and a customisable interface.

Multiple Platform

Avast antivirus software is not only available for Windows operating system, but it is also available for Linux, MAC OS, Android & iPhone IOS. Avast also has specialised versions for networks and servers as well as an in-depth scanner for companies who use inter-company email.

What’s New in Avast Antivirus 2017?

The latest Nitro Update for Avast Antivirus is the most lightweight software yet. From now on, Avast will be running a significant portion of analysis in the Cloud – and not on your system where it can slow you down.
Introducing CyberCapture. This exclusive forefront innovation catches hidden files and sends them to the Avast Threat Labs for real-time analysis to keep you safe.
It provides security for your Internet. Your home is your castle. So why invite hackers in to stay? The Avast Nitro Update delivers a new level of router threat detection so you can protect the devices around your home.

System Requirements for Avast Antivirus 2017 on PC or laptop

Microsoft Windows 10 / 8.1 / 8 / 7  / Vista / XP
Minimum Processor Intel Pentium 4 / AMD Athlon 64
RAM of at least 256 MB
1.5 GB of space on your hard disk
Please note that Avast Antivirus 2017 (version 11) won’t work on older operating systems.
These system requirements are relevant for all Avast core products (Free Antivirus, Pro Antivirus, Internet Security, and Premier)

How to install Avast Free Antivirus 2017?

Download the Avast software from the official website.
When the official site page opens, Click on the download   button
The download will start automatically.
Double-click the Avast installation file to install the software on your computer.
Select the option reading “Express Install” to install the Avast software on your computer using its default configuration.
When the installation process completes, reboot your computer.
Launch the Avast anti-virus by double clicking on its icon labelled as “Avast Free Antivirus” on your desktop/laptop.
After completing all the steps described above there is the only thing left to do is perform a full scan of the existing files on your computer.
Select the “Full Scan” option from the window on screen to allow the program to begin analysing your hard drive. If any malicious programs or files are found during the scan, they will automatically be quarantined and deleted.