Backing Up and Restoring Customized Settings

This Article Applies to:

  • Avast Business Antivirus
  • Small Office Protection

Avast Business Antivirus and Small Office Protection allow you to back up your customized program settings and restore them if necessary; for example, if you reinstall an operating system or upgrade your PC.

Backing Up Customized Settings

  1. Open the Avast Business Antivirus or Small Office Protection client UI
  2. Click Menu in the top-right, then Settings
  3. In the General ▸ Troubleshooting section, click Back Up Settings
  4. Select a location where the backup file will be saved, then click Save
  5. Click Ok on the success dialog box

Restoring Customized Settings

This process requires the device to restart in order to apply the new settings.

  1. Open the Avast Business Antivirus or Small Office Protection client UI
  2. Click Menu in the top-right, then Settings
  3. In the General ▸ Troubleshooting section, click Restore Settings
  4. Select the previously saved backup file, then click Open
  5. Click Restart Now in the dialog to restore your settings completely