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Message: "Update required. AVG Antivirus FREE needs to be updated."

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If you are using AVG Free 2012 or 2011, you may receive the following message to update your product to our 2013 version:

Update Required
AVG Antivirus FREE needs to be updated.
It's easy and only takes a couple of minutes to ensure your protection is up-to-date.

To update your protection, click Update now to start the update process. Once the update starts, you can continue with AVG Free 2013, or try a 30 day trial version of AVG Internet Security 2013 or AntiVirus 2013.

To postpone the update click Later. You will be reminded again in a couple of days. Declining the update request several times will disable it, and you will need to perform the upgrade manually.

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