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 += Remove Avira Password =
 +This is a small howto on how to bypass the password protected security build in Avira Antivir
 +* Go to C:​\Documents and Settings\All Users\Application Data\Avira\AntiVir Workstation
 +* Open AVWIN.INI with your favorite text editor
 +* Remove the lines that start with '​securityextention='​ and '​password='​ in the [COMMON] section
 +* Change the value of the '​protect*='​ lines the same section from '​1'​ to '​0'​
 +* Rightclick on the Avira icon in the system tray, select 'start update'​ to restart the Avira processes and reread the configuration
 +Tested to work on Avira Antivir version 8.
 +{{tag>​security windows}}
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