Troubleshooting AVG PC TuneUp – Fix Issues

Posted by jhon mark on March 23rd, 2020

AVG C TuneUp is an optimization tool to Clean up, Speed up, and fix your PC with the advanced PC performance optimizer. One can get the TuneUp from avg download site www avg com retail page, then if you have activation code, visit page and get the TuneUp on your device. It may encounter issues during installation, activation, or run. So, here we will discuss troubleshooting AVG PC TuneUp. This blog applies to AVG PC TuneUp OLDER versions.  


Troubleshoot AVG PC TuneUp, if the software does not open

The AVG PC TuneUp sort out the performance, storage, and many other issues. But if you download this software from any of official sites like or any other, but it is not opening after installation, or not installing correctly, then follow below steps to resolve the issue;

  1. Malware can be a reason for not running the AVG PC TuneUp on your computer. So, complete a malware scan on your system. With following steps;

Step 1 – On the AVG antivirus, click ‘Scan Computer’ and check if there is no malware.

Step 2 – If AVG scan detects any issue or malware, then resolve it quickly. Next, try opening AVG PC TuneUp.


  1. The other reason for not running the software can be corrupted installation. If you find the installation file missing, then you can follow below;

Step 1 – Open ‘Control Panel’ and go to the “Programs” option.

Step 2 – Then click on the “Programs and Features” tab. Also, in the case of Windows XP, click on the ‘Add or Remove Programs’ tab.

Step 3 – Next, right-click on AVG PC TuneUp from the list and hit the ‘Change’ tab.

Step 4 – Tap YES and click Repair, then follow on-screen instructions.

Step 5 – Restart the computer.


  1. If the above steps don’t resolve your issue, then uninstall the Tuneup and install again with the using the key. 

Troubleshoot if AVG PC TuneUp has changed it setting (Update Issue) –

Though this is a rare case, your installed AVG PC TuneUp updates may encounter problems when

  • You use some other apps.

  • Can ban some files from opening.

  • May slow down system speed.

To troubleshoot this issue, you have to undo AVG PC TuneUp changes. follow the below steps;

  1. Tap on the AVG PC TuneUp icon and open its user interface.

  2. Next, on the bottom-right corner, look for the Rescue Center icon, click on it.

  3. Now, choose that action that you want to undo.

  4. Click on the ‘Restore’ tab.

  5. To confirm the restore command-click OK.

Troubleshoot the issue if a disk check stops mid-progress –

Whenever on your hard disk find errors, you choose the option ‘Thorough analysis’ then PC restarts and hard disk check run again. But in a few cases, this scan for error stopped in mid-progress. Sometimes, it becomes unresponsive while it reaches 27%. In such cases you can follow the below steps;

  1. Allow and leave the disk check to complete upto 2 hours.

  2. In the case of an unresponsive disk check, restart your computer.

  3. After restarting the device, just for 1 second, you can see the Skip the Disk Check prompt. Once you see the disk check, press ‘SPACE’ key again and again.

  4. Next, download the ‘CheckDisk mod’ tool. It will ensure that next time you start up the Pc, AVG PC TuneUp won’t attempt the disk check.

  5. Run this tool and tap Continue, then wait for ‘Work was done’ dialog.

If all the above troubleshooting steps don’t help you, then contact AVG support.  

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