[access-uk] Re: AVG AntiVirus

don't think it's norton. i used to use norton also before switching to AVG
and i've never had a problem and i've not used the tool mentioned from
symantec. are you using just AVG anti-virus? or is it the antivirus and
firewall package?
Kevin - co-owner/moderator of the blind gamers discussion list
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kream@xxxxxxxxxxxx
----- Original Message ----- 
From: "roger south" <roger.south@xxxxxxxxxx>
To: <access-uk@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Sent: Wednesday, February 01, 2006 5:12 PM
Subject: [access-uk] Re: AVG AntiVirus


> Hi Theresa
>
> I think your problem is the Norton. Uninstalling is not enough. It has to
be
> removed fully. Go to the Symantec site and download the uninstall tool and
> then run it. When done re-install AVG and I think your problems will be
> over.
>
> Roger
>
> If you must choose between two evils, pick the one you've never tried
> before.
>
> ----- Original Message ----- 
> From: "Theresa Hodge" <theresa.hodge@xxxxxxxxx>
> To: <access-uk@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
> Sent: Wednesday, February 01, 2006 4:40 PM
> Subject: [access-uk] AVG AntiVirus
>
>
> Hi All
>
> When I bought a new computer back in November it came with a three-month
> three trial of Norton Internet Security, so I've been using that for virus
> protection up to now.  The trial has now run out and I wanted to install
AVG
> rather than renew Norton as I prefer it.
>
> I downloaded and installed the free edition of AVG, but the next time I
went
> to download my e-mails I couldn't connect to the server, and got the error
> message below:-
> "The server responded with an error. Account: 'Theresa at Equal Access
> Consultancy', Server: 'mailhost.zen.co.uk', Protocol: POP3, Server
Response:
> '-ERR AVG POP3 Proxy Server: Cannot connect to the mail server!', Port:
110,
> Secure(SSL): No, Server Error: 0x800CCC90, Error Number: 0x800CCC90".
>
> I also noticed that in my system tray there was an entry that said
"AutoPop3
> ..." and I can't remember the rest.  The above error message came up when
I
> clicked on that entry in the System Tray.  There was also something at the
> bottom of the screen that said "E-mail Scanner" - I'm not sure if it said
> anything else.
>
>
> So, my assumption is that this might be something to do with e-mail
scanning
> ... but it seems to be preventing me from even accessing my e-mails at
all!!
> To restore normality for the present, I've uninstalled AVG and can send
and
> receive e-mails just like I could before.  I've had this problem before on
> another computer, and resorted to uninstalling AVG and using Norton, which
> was already on there as my husband had only just renewed it so didn't want
> to abandon it just yet!
>
>
>
> Has anyone ever come across this problem and can shed any light on the
> solution?
>
>
>
>
>
>
> Theresa Hodge
> theresa.hodge@xxxxxxxxx
>
>
>
>
>
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> -- 
> No virus found in this incoming message.
> Checked by AVG Anti-Virus.
> Version: 7.1.375 / Virus Database: 267.14.25/247 - Release Date:
31/01/2006
>
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