While Avast! Home Edition 4.8 installs and functions successfully in Windows Server 2003 / 2008 / 2008 R2 using the workaround
provided by Scimatar, the newly released Avast! Free Edition 5
does not.Avast! Free Edition 5
installs successfully in Windows 2008 R2, but it's unable to update the definitions successfully because it's use on Windows Server operating systems (and in a commercial environment) is not supported - as stated by an error message.
I'm using Windows Server 2008 R2 at home for non commercial purposes. Does anyone know of a workaround to getting Avast! Free Edition 5 to update successfully?