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System Requirements (AVG Business Management Consoles)

System Requirements (AVG Business Management Consoles)

AVG Business Cloud Console

Browsers (latest versions recommended):

  • Google Chrome
  • Firefox
  • Safari
  • Microsoft Edge
  • Internet Explorer

AVG Business On-Premise Console

Windows:

  • 7 SP1 or higher, 8.x, 10
  • Server 2008 R2 SP1, 2012 and 2012 R2, 2016, 2019, any edition
  • Small Business Server 2008, 2011 (64 bit only)
  • Exchange Server 2003 x86 (up to 18.8), 2007, 2010, 2013, 2016, 2019 (64 bit only)
  • SharePoint Server 2003, 2007, 2010, 2012, 2016, 2019 (64 bit only)

AVG Business Antivirus Endpoints

Windows:

  • 7 SP1 or higher, 8.x except RT and Starter Edition, 10 except Mobile and IoT Core Edition
  • Server 2008 R2, 2012 R2, 2016, 2019, all any edition with latest service pack excluding Server Core
  • Microsoft Exchange Server 2010 SP2, 2013, 2016, 2019
  • Microsoft SharePoint Services 3.0 and SharePoint Server 2010 and higher

AVG Business Patch Management

Windows Only:

  • 7 SP1 or higher, 8.x, 10
  • Server 2008 R2 with latest service pack excluding Server Core, 2012, 2016, 2019
  • Exchange Server 2010 SP2, 2013, 2016

Remote Deployment Requirements

  • Administrator credentials to the computer or Windows domain. If using domain credentials, include the domain name: (e.g., YOUR_DOMAIN\username).
  • Network information about the devices you are deploying to. You need this information to locate the devices on your network.
  • Prepare computers for the client installation. Uninstall any other Antivirus software if installing Avast Business Antivirus.

Configure the following on each device:

Windows Vista/7/8.x/10

Enable WMI Traffic

  • Execute NETSH command: netsh advfirewall firewall set rule group="windows management instrumentation (wmi)" new enable=yes

Enable ADMIN Share

  • Open Regedit
  • Navigate to: HKLM\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Policies\System
  • Create a new DWORD "LocalAccountTokenFilterPolicy" with Value of 1

Enable Printer and File Sharing

  • In Control Panel ▸ Network and Internet ▸ Network and Sharing Center
  • Click Change Advanced Sharing Settings, then enable File Printer Sharing
Firewall
  1. Open Firewall settings
  2. Go to Settings ▸ Profiles ▸ Directly connected to the Internet ▸ Applications ▸ Generic Host Process - and Generic Host Process 2
  3. Allow:
    • DCOM server data
    • Microsoft DCOM Server
    • DCOM Client Data (should be allowed by default)
    • Microsoft DCOM Client (should be allowed by default)
Enable DCOM
  1. Run dcomcnfg
  2. Navigate to Component Services ▸ Computers
  3. Right-click on My Computer ▸ Properties
  4. Click the Default Properties tab
  5. Click Enable Distributed COM on this Computer checkbox
Enable RPC
  1. Run services.msc
  2. Navigate to and enable "Remote Procedure Call (RPC)"

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