[Users] Claws Mail 3.15.0-1 for Windows unleashed

edwardp at linuxmail.org edwardp at linuxmail.org
Sun Mar 26 21:19:55 CEST 2017

On Sun, 26 Mar 2017 15:11:12 -0400
edwardp at linuxmail.org wrote:

> Avast anti-virus doesn't like the 64-bit Windows version, at least. After installing and first launch, Avast kicked in, did a quick scan (even though I already scanned the installer file, resulting in 'no threat found') and sent the file to their anti-virus lab automatically. It also said it would take 61 minutes to determine if it's safe...
> Avast also said it was a 'rare file'. Please note that Avast had no issues with 3.14.1 64-bit Windows.
> It otherwise will not let me launch it again. I get a Windows permission error. There is an option in Avast that the file is to be trusted, but I haven't selected that.

The same occurred upon installation and first launch of the 32-bit Windows version.

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