Sims 4 avast PUP. [SOLVED]

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Sims 4 avast PUP. [SOLVED]

Post by TheSilentLink on Sun 12 Apr 2015, 16:59

Avast is detecting the TS4 file has a pup and virus total says it is a pup too. 

Is this a false positive?

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Re: Sims 4 avast PUP. [SOLVED]

Post by coolcandy3001 on Sun 12 Apr 2015, 19:15

If you are using the G4TW version then yes it's false. You can add it to your exceptions list and you'll be fine Smile!
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Re: Sims 4 avast PUP. [SOLVED]

Post by TheSilentLink on Sun 12 Apr 2015, 19:53

Ok thanks for clearing that up

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Re: Sims 4 avast PUP. [SOLVED]

Post by The_gh0stm4n on Sun 12 Apr 2015, 20:50

@TheSilentLink wrote:Ok thanks for clearing that up

Hello and welcome to the forum,


Please note that cracks of modern games are almost always recognized as "virusses" by anti-virus programs, but that doesn't necessarily mean the cracks are virusses indeed.

If you ever have any other questions, feel free to open a new thread. Have fun ! Problem solved, topic closed. Smile 


P.S. this guide here deals with configuring avast, so that it won't mess with your game installation, so you might want to check it out:
http://games4theworld.bestgoo.com/t18501-unable-to-start-initialization-error-at-startup-updated-on-6-3-2015

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