This chapter and the subsequent chapters briefly summarize all basic information you might need to know about your AVG system. We suggest that you read them through, especially if you are completely new to AVG.
AVG icon in the system tray
The system tray is a notification area of your screen, usually placed in the right bottom corner, and looks similar to this one:
AVG places its icon in the system tray upon installation. The icon is a convenient way to access the most frequently used features:
Also, the icon informs you of AVG Security Status:
Everything is all right, you are fully protected.
AVG reports warning or error status, you should check what is wrong.
Proceed to chapter Security Status for detailed explanation.
What to do immediately after installation of AVG
If you have not already done so, you should definitely:
Also, you might want to check configuration options to tailor the AVG protection and functions to your needs.
Proceed to next chapter Main Screen of AVG.