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Should I remove AVG 2014?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
5% remove it95% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Excellent
What do people think about it?
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How common is it?
Global Rank #105
United States Rank #121
Reach 5.4356%
Installation trends (last 30 days)
Uninstallation trends (last 30 days)
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 4.98 days
146.84 days >
Average installed length: 77.15 days

Versions

VersionDistribution
2014.0.4765 0.15%
2014.0.4745 4.57%
2014.0.4744 5.12%
2014.0.4716 11.20%
2014.0.4714 0.69%
2014.0.4665 0.06%
2014.0.4592 11.58%
2014.0.4577 3.44%
2014.0.4570 5.78%
2014.0.4569 2.10%
2014.0.4542 0.09%
2014.0.4516 0.12%
2014.0.4512 0.04%
2014.0.4355 7.19%
2014.0.4354 2.30%
2014.0.4336 3.66%
2014.0.4335 6.96%
2014.0.4311 0.09%
2014.0.4259 21.56%
2014.0.4220 0.05%
2014.0.4161 0.14%
2014.0.4158 9.72%
2014.0.4142 1.76%
2014.0.4117 1.46%
2014.0.4116 0.08%
2014.0.4089 0.03%
2014.0.4070 0.04%
2014.0.4016 0.03%

Typically installed together

AVG 2014

What is AVG 2014?  (from AVG Technologies)

AVG AntiVirus Free not only gives you the top-quality antivirus protection and security features that you'd usually expect only from a paid product, but added privacy features for 2014 help keep your personal information safe both online and on your PC, and the new integrated File Shredder permanently deletes sensitive...  Read more

Overview

AVG 2014 is a software program developed by AVG Technologies. The most common release is 2014.0.4259, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. Upon being installed, the software adds a Windows Service which is designed to run continuously in the background. Manually stopping the service has been seen to cause the program to stop functing properly. It adds a background controller service that is set to automatically run. Delaying the start of this service is possible through the service manager. A scheduled task is added to Windows Task Scheduler in order to launch the program at various scheduled times (the schedule varies depending on the version). The software is designed to connect to the Internet and adds a Windows Firewall exception in order to do so without being interfered with. The primary executable is named avgmfapx.exe. The setup package generally installs about 73 files and is usually about 96.5 MB (101,186,149 bytes). Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 7 (SP1) and Windows 8. While about 48% of users of AVG 2014 come from the United States, it is also popular in United Kingdom and Canada.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: free.avg.com/us-en/download
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\avg\avg2014
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\AVG\AVG2014\avgmfapx.exe" /AppMode=SETUP /Uninstall
Estimated size: 96.5 MB

Program filesFiles installed by AVG 2014

Program executable:avgmfapx.exe
Name:AVG Internet Security
AVG Installer Application
Path:C:\Program Files\avg\avg2014\avgmfapx.exe
MD5:f87383d315244cd149827d041af5dc8a
Additional files:
  • avgadvisorx.dll - AVG Internet Security (AVG Advisor Library)
  • avgapia.dll - AVG API Wrapper
  • avgapiimpla.dll - AVG API Module
  • avgapiimplx.dll
  • avgapix.dll
  • avgapps.dll - My Apps Resource Library
  • avgaspma.dll - AVG Antispam Module
  • avgaspmx.dll
  • avgcclia.dll - AVG Scanning Core Module - Client Part
  • avgcclix.dll
  • avgceix.dll - AVG Configuration Exporter
  • avgcerta.dll - AVG Cert SDK
  • avgcertx.dll
  • avgcfga.dll - AVG Configuration Module
  • avgcfgex.exe - AVG Configuration Management Application
  • avgcfgx.dll
  • avgchcla.dll - AVG Cache Manager Module - Client Part
  • avgchclx.dll
  • avgchjwa.dll - AVG Scanning Cache Module
  • avgchjwx.dll
  • avgclita.dll - AVG Scanning Core Module - Lite Version
  • avgclitx.dll
  • avgcmgr.exe - Prevalence reporter
  • avgcmla.dll - AVG CML Library
  • avgcmlx.dll
  • avgcomdlga.exe - AVG Common Dialogs
  • avgcomdlgx.exe
  • avgcomma.dll - AVG Communication Module
  • avgcommx.dll
  • avgcorea.dll - AVG Scanning Core Module
  • avgcorex.dll
  • avgcrema.exe - AVG Virus remover
  • avgcremx.exe
  • avgcsla.dll - AVG Common Client Library
  • avgcslx.dll
  • avgcsrva.exe - AVG Scanning Core Module - Server Part
  • avgcsrvx.exe
  • avgdecider.dll - AVG Decider Library
  • avgdetallocatora.dll - None
  • avgdetallocatorx.dll
  • avgdiagex.exe - AVG Diagnostics
  • avgduix.dll
  • avgdumpa.exe - AVG Crash Dumper
  • avgdumpx.exe
  • avgemca.exe - AVG E-mail Scanner
  • avgemcx.exe
  • avgfilevaulta.dll - AVG Language Module
  • avgfilevaultx.dll
  • avgfwcfg3dllx.dll - AVG Firewall Configuration Library
  • avgfws.exe - AVG Firewall Service
  • avgfwui.dll - AVG Firewall user interface
  • avgfwwlx.dll - AVG Firewall Wizard Library
  • avgidpmx.dll - AVG IDP Monitor Library
  • avgidpsdkx.dll - AVG Identity Protection Library
  • avgidsagent.exe - AVG Identity Protection Service
  • avgiproxya.dll - AVG Proxy Detection Module
  • avgiproxyx.dll
  • avgkrnlapix.dll - AVG Kernel API Library
  • avglngx.dll
  • avglogx.dll - AVG Logging Library

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

10 Scheduled Tasks
  • avgntdumpx.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{F913793C-C899-4175-BBAB-FB65581B4A14}' (runs on registration).
  • avgnsx.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{8DE3C864-4158-4F54-ADBC-528A09469E9D}' (runs on registration).
  • avgndisx.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{3ED77BFD-1821-4C08-9853-D605877B9D7C}' (runs on registration).
  • avgfws.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{5BA3460F-480A-4F24-8762-8F9D86B01BAA}' (runs on registration).
  • avgemcx.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{F704BA4B-16B3-4087-AD6B-AF5F8DF42830}' (runs on registration).
  • avgdumpx.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{5D48575B-3FB1-40EA-9E06-72E0D4ED416D}' (runs on registration).
  • Plus 4 more
2 Services
  • avgidsagent.exe runs as a service named 'AVGIDSAgent' (AVGIDSAgent) "Provides Identity Protection Against Cyber Crime.".
  • avgfws.exe runs as a service named 'Pare-feu AVG' (avgfws) "Service du Pare-feu AVG".
5 Windows Firewall Allowed Programs
  • avgmfapx.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\AVG\AVG2014\avgmfapx.exe'.
  • avgemcx.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\AVG\AVG2014\avgemcx.exe'.
  • avgdiagex.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\AVG\AVG2014\avgdiagex.exe'.
  • avgnsx.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\AVG\AVG2014\avgnsx.exe'.
  • avgemca.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\AVG\AVG2014\avgemca.exe'.

Program resource utilizationResource utilization averages

avgcsrva.exe
Memory:13.53 MB
21.09 MB average
Total CPU:0.0003225179%
0.031193% average
Kernel CPU:0.00018204%
0.016088% average
User CPU:0.00014048%
0.015104% average
CPU cycles/sec:1,492,677
8,062,084 average
I/O reads/min:5.07 MB
435.61 KB average
I/O writes/min:137.19 KB
105.02 KB average
avgcsrvx.exe
Total CPU:0.0037404873%
Kernel CPU:0.00103447%
User CPU:0.00270602%
avgemca.exe
Memory:2.47 MB
Total CPU:0.0001332573%
Kernel CPU:0.00008227%
User CPU:0.00005099%
CPU cycles/sec:17,316
I/O reads/min:1.28 KB
I/O writes/min:32 Bytes

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  1. On the Start menu (for Windows 8, right-click the screen's bottom-left corner), click Control Panel, and then, under Programs, do one of the following:
    • Windows Vista/7/8: Click Uninstall a Program.
    • Windows XP: Click Add or Remove Programs.
  2. When you find the program AVG 2014, click it, and then do one of the following:
    • Windows Vista/7/8: Click Uninstall.
    • Windows XP: Click the Remove or Change/Remove tab (to the right of the program).
  3. Follow the prompts. A progress bar shows you how long it will take to remove AVG 2014.

OS VERSIONS
Win 7 (SP1) 53%
Win 8 0%
 
HOW IT RUNS
Windows Service? Yes
(Installs a service)
 
USER ACTIONS
Uninstall it 5%
Keep it 95%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 58.16%
Windows 8 27.35%
Windows XP 7.50%
Windows Vista 6.94%
Windows Server 2003 0.05%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 33.85%
Windows 7 Ultimate 13.16%
Windows 8.1 12.11%
Windows 7 Professional 8.44%
Microsoft Windows XP 7.53%
Windows 8 5.96%

Distribution by countryGeography

48.26% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 48.26%
  United Kingdom 8.10%
  Canada 4.27%
  Italy 3.99%
  Netherlands 3.04%
  Australia 2.80%
  Brazil 2.48%
  Israel 1.99%
  Belgium 1.79%
  France 1.73%
  Germany 1.70%
  Sweden 1.28%
  Spain 1.18%
  India 1.04%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 27.00%
Dell 20.10%
Acer 17.98%
ASUS 10.38%
Toshiba 8.30%
GIGABYTE 4.97%
Samsung 4.23%
Lenovo 3.74%
Intel 1.54%
American Megatrends 1.10%
Sahara 0.67%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 6.72%
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 6.61%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 4.25%
HP 2000 Notebook PC 3.22%
HP Pavilion g7 Notebook P... 3.17%
ASUS All Series 2.52%

About AVG Technologies

AVG Technologies is a global leader in security software, protecting more than 110 million consumers and small business computer users in 167 countries.
Publisher URL: www.avg.com

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orangebeak1 month ago
I love This Antivirus.