How to Stop Avast From Blocking Websites

Avast is a well-known antivirus program. It guards users from dangers and lets him surf the internet safely. It also provides a wide array of other security features such as blocking malicious downloads, unsafe downloads and spam email. It will stop hackers from stealing data or taking over the device of the user. The company offers a variety of subscription options depending on the preferences and needs of the user. Avast could misinterpret websites or applications and block them. Users may receive an email notification that states “avast is blocking websites” or something similar. In these situations it’s recommended to temporarily disable Avast protection. Here are a few easy methods to do this.

Method 1 Fix the installation program

In the majority of cases, this issue occurs due to a corrupted installation file. To fix the issue, first conduct a full system diagnostic. Once the diagnostic has been completed, the user must visit the avast website and select ‘Settings.’ There, the user will need to find the option ‘Exceptions’ and then click on it. In this case users will have to enter the URL of the site that Avast blocks. After entering this information, they will have to click “Add an exception” and then save it.

During this process, users should make sure that they have a copy of the important files. Once the issue is fixed, they are able to restore all of their important files. It is crucial to remember that these methods are not the same as removing your antivirus completely. In case any of the methods mentioned above fail to work the user should call Avast support immediately.