Avast 5.1.889 released

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Jan 24, 2011
Avast 5.1.889 released
Compared to the previous version, the most notable improvements are:
  • solved a compatibility problem with CorelDraw X5
  • solved a compatibility problem with Acer control software
  • solved a problem inserting a license file via the installation wizard
  • solved a compatibility problem with some Dell wireless network adapter drivers
  • solved a compatibility problem with Game Guard (used by a number of games)
  • solved a compatibility problem with with Sibelius
  • solved various 0xC0000005 and 0xC000007B errors (e.g. with some .NET applications)
  • issues related to upgrades from v5.0 (inactive shields, missing right-click associations, missing 64-bit boot-time scanner etc)
  • solved some possible deadlock conditions (relatively rare but possible)
  • performance related improvements
  • various UI related improvements[/list:u]

    It's a know fact that it takes up to a few days for download.com (and other local download servers) to update their servers. If you want to download the full installer now, use the following direct links:

    Download Avast Free AV
    Download Avast Pro AV
    Download Avast Internet Security
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