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How Do I Remove Avast Plugin From Outlook?

Avast antivirus comes in a lot of forms. The internet security edition bestows a plug-in onto your browser. At hindsight it is an extremely useful addition. The reason for its usefulness is its constant scanning of the add-ons, downloads and emails. But as well know, overtly zealousness of such antivirus applications could cause the browser or a system to slow down and malfunction. In case of Outlook, where the scanning process is indeed extremely comprehensive; Avast pays no mind to its issues when the browser slows down.

Avast Support Australia Presents To You The Step To Remove The Antivirus Plugin From Outlook

The Antiviral tool’s versatility is only marred by its own overly aware attitude. It is thorough, yes, but to that end it also takes up a lot of power meant for some other application, Microsoft Outlook being one of many. It is therefore necessary to remove it from the browser to avail better browsing session. Follow the below steps to accomplish this task

  • Open the outlook application. Here you would disable the add-on.
  • Navigate to the top left corner of the screen, you would see an option called “File”. Click on that tab.
  • Within the file, you would be presented with a smorgasbord of options. Out of these options, you must click on the “options“button
  • Once clicked, you would encounter the options that controls and manipulates all the additional extensions of the email application. Click on the “Add-ins” button present on the left pane.
  • Click on the “Avast plug -in” in the listed Additions. From there, you must click on the “Go” button. This button is present right beside the “Manage” tab at the bottom of the window.
  • You must navigate the COM Add-ins. The COM Add-ins entails the most security wise necessary plug-ins of the system. The Avast can only be removed from here. Click on the plug-in here and then select and click on the “Remove” button.
  • Finalize the removal using the “OK” option. At the end of the process, you would have to restart Outlook to confirm the changes.

Follow these steps to the tee to fully remove the plug-in. For more information; you can contact our Avast Support Australia at our toll free number +61-283173532. Here, you would be provided with a lot more than just a few troubleshoots. The antivirus tool is pretty vast; therefore, we are also going to provide you with a wide variety of troubleshoot.