3 Ways to Disable Avast Antivirus 2020 Completely in Windows 10?

Hello, Please let me know that how to disable Avast Antivirus 2020 completely in windows 10. I don't know about this Avast antivirus. Help me.

Tom Bruce 1   Ans 5 months ago
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Ways to Disable Avast Antivirus 2020

Are you searching for the solution relating to 3 Ways to disable Avast Antivirus 2020, then I will tell you the solution to this issue.

Maybe your Avast antivirus is creating a hindrance in particular software installation like some video programs or graphics drivers or some other types of software.Maybe the Avast antivirus in itself has become a hindrance. Maybe you need to install some third-party firewall and you need to disable the antivirus for some time. 

If you have opted in for Avast antivirus since the installation of Windows, then it can be a tough one. Still, I have some great techniques through which you can disable Avast Antivirus in Windows 10.


Setup in the year 1988 in the Czech Republic, Avast Software s.r.o is a company that was founded by Eduard Kucera and Pavel Baudis in Prague, the capital of the Czech Republic. 

The company works in the sector of computer security. The old name of the company is Alwil Software. This company has a big database of users and till this date, the company has 435 million users in the whole world. Still, the official headquarters of the company is in Prague in the Czech Republic only.

So, How to Disable Avast Antivirus 2020:

So here are the three ways through which you can Disable Avast 2019. These three ways will help you in running that program or just the great firewall that you need. 

1st Procedure: Disabling Avast through the system tray

1.Go to the taskbar and search for the Avast Icon on the right side. There you will see the Avast icon.

2.Right click on that icon and go into the option of Avast Shield Control.

3.Now, you will see the different times for which you want to disable the Antivirus.

4.Select out of the four option:

  • Disable Avast for 10 minutes.
  • Disable Avast for 1 hour.
  • Disable Avast until next restart of the computer.
  • Disable Avast permanently.

5.Select the option for how long to disable that antivirus.

6.Now you will get a dialogue box and ask you Do you want to  Continue

7.Press Yes go further.

2nd Procedure: Disabling Avast through settings

1.Firstly, go to tray icon as the last time on the taskbar.

2.Double click on the Avast icon and open the main windows of Avast Antivirus.

3.Now go into the Settings option.

4.After that select the Components option

5.Then, you will see the option of File system Shield, Web Shield and Mail Shield. Now disable these options. You also have the choice to disable these options for the duration you want.

3rd Procedure: Uninstalling Avast Completely

If these solutions above do not work then you should consider the third option to Uninstall Avast completely from your system. Although, we recommended not to as it is a great antivirus that will help you save viruses and malware. 

So, these are the 3 Ways to disable Avast Antivirus 2020.

Steve 11 May 2021