AVG Internet Security 9 has several features that interact with Firefox. This article describes how to configure AVG Internet Security 9 for use with Firefox.
AVG Internet Security has a firewall component that controls network traffic to and from your computer. If you find that Firefox cannot connect (and receive Server not found) errors, remove Firefox from AVG Internet Security's Firewall and add it back manually:
AVG Internet Security automatically installs extensions for Firefox. Some users may prefer to use Firefox without these extensions.
AVG Internet Security 9 automatically installs a Firefox toolbar. To disable it:
Disabling the AVG Security Toolbar does not affect your antivirus or firewall protection settings.
The AVG Safe Search and Link Scanner features may cause unnecessary network traffic. Firefox already protects you from malicious links - see How the phishing and malware protection in Firefox works for information. To disable the AVG features and just use the built-in Firefox protection: