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Opening the AVG AntiVirus user interface

After installing AVG Internet Security or AVG AntiVirus FREE and restarting your PC, you are immediately protected. To access certain AVG features, such as manual antivirus Scans, Quarantine, or Settings, open the user interface by following the steps in the sections below.

Open AVG AntiVirus

  1. Double-click either the AVG Internet Security or AVG AntiVirus FREE icon on your Windows desktop.
  2. Click a tile to explore your AVG product's features.

The AVG AntiVirus user interface is now open.

  1. Click the AVG system tray icon on your Windows taskbar.
  2. Click a tile to explore your AVG product's features.

The AVG AntiVirus user interface is now open.

Access settings

Settings in AVG Internet Security and AVG AntiVirus FREE are configured by default to suit most users, however, you can manually set your own preferences in Settings.

  1. Double-click either the AVG Internet Security or AVG AntiVirus FREE icon on your Windows desktop.
  2. Click Menu in the top-right corner, then select Settings.
  3. Click the relevant tile in the left panel, or Search for your preferred setting.

You can now configure AVG settings.

  1. Click the AVG system tray icon on your Windows taskbar.
  2. Click Menu in the top-right corner, then select Settings.
  3. Click the relevant tile in the left panel, or Search for your preferred setting.

You can now configure AVG settings.

  • AVG Internet Security 20.x
  • AVG AntiVirus FREE 20.x
  • Microsoft Windows 10 Home / Pro / Enterprise / Education - 32 / 64-bit
  • Microsoft Windows 8.1 / Pro / Enterprise - 32 / 64-bit
  • Microsoft Windows 8 / Pro / Enterprise - 32 / 64-bit
  • Microsoft Windows 7 Home Basic / Home Premium / Professional / Enterprise / Ultimate - Service Pack 1, 32 / 64-bit

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