• AVG Free update

    AVG Free just bumped up to version 8.5. You’ll no doubt see the upgrade notification when you log on.

    I’ve come to expect this more and more from AVG: if you follow the links, and you aren’t very careful, you’ll end up installing the free 30-day trial of a PAID version of AVG. You don’t want or need it.

    Follow the link on the upgrade notice. Then, at the bottom of the page, click the link that says “Stay protected by downloading our basic free protection today.” You have to click a couple more times, but each time remember you want FREE – not the 30 day free trial.

    In the end, you can upgrade with few hassles. But, man, AVG keeps on trying…