How to Configure AVG Email Protection and Disable Pop-Up?

AVG Antivirus is one of the trusted security software available for the protection of the user in the market and it secures your gadget from emerging threat. It can install through by going to its official website via avg.com/retail. Along with the security of your device and data, AVG also helps to protect your emails. Here, you can also set up Email Protection just to scan the encrypted emails. Hence, in this blog you will read how to configure AVG Email Protection and Disable AVG Pop-up notification.

Configure AVG Email Protection: www.avg.com/retail

For this, first you have to open the AVG program and then click on Options. Now in the Options menu, you should click on Advanced settings. Here in the left side, you should expand Email Protection and choose Email Scanner and after this, select Servers. Then, you should select POP3 or IMAP according to your email settings and then click on Add new server. At this point, you should enter the name of the new server and then click on OK button. Now, you have to Edit the settings as follows:

  1. Type of login:  For this, you should select the Fixed host and then enter the details of your POP3/IMAP server.
  2. Local port: 5300
  3. Connection:  You should select Secure to regular port or you can secure to the dedicated port according to your network configuration.
  4. After this, you should select the Activate this server and then just use it for sending/receiving emails option.

Now in the left side, you should expand Email Protection and then select Email Scanner. Here, you have to select Servers, then click on SMTP and after this, just click on Add new server. Here, you have to enter the name of the new server and then click on OK button. At this point, you have to Edit the settings as follows :

  1. Type of login: You should select the Fixed host and then enter the details of your SMTP server.
  2. Local port: 5400
  3. Connection: You have to select Secure to regular port or you can Secure to the dedicated port based on your network configuration.
  4. At this point, you should select the Activate this server and then just use it for sending/receiving emails option.

Then, you have to click on OK button. Now, the AVG Email Protection is configured to communicate with your email server just by using your SSL encryption.

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Disable the AVG Pop-Up notification

You should select the AVG icon in the system tray and then you have to select “Open AVG“. Then, you have to select “Options” which is located at the upper-right hand side of the window. After this, you should choose “Advanced Settings”. Here, you have to select “Appearance” which is on the left side of the screen. Then, you should uncheck “Display system tray notifications“. Now, you have to select “OK” button after making desired changes. Here, you can also adjust which Pop-Ups displays on your screen and can also adjust the time for the following Popup: Info, Update, Warning and Alert notification.

The above procedure helps you to configure AVG Email Protection and disable Pop-up. If you need any kind of technical assistance or support, then you can visit to the site of AVG antivirus through avg.com/retail

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