1. Nuuq's Avatar
    I have just seen Update agent app on my galaxy nexus. Never installed one. Icon is green Android. Someone knows what this is?

    Sent from my Nexus 7
    12-18-2012 12:33 PM
  2. patruns's Avatar
    This is the Google Galaxy Nexus phone forum. You might have more luck posting in the Nexus 7 forums.
    12-18-2012 02:53 PM
  3. KlineAJ's Avatar
    He's asking about the galaxy nexus calm down.

    Sent from my Galaxy Nexus using Android Central Forums
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    12-18-2012 03:01 PM
  4. Nuuq's Avatar
    It is for GNex

    Sent from my Galaxy Nexus using Android Central Forums
    12-18-2012 06:15 PM
  5. Nuuq's Avatar
    Nobody knows?

    Sent from my Galaxy Nexus using Android Central Forums
    12-19-2012 09:08 AM
  6. pontiac005's Avatar
    Sorry, never seen it on mine and a search produced no results.

    Sent from my Galaxy Nexus using Android Central Forums
    12-19-2012 10:40 AM
  7. 15israellai's Avatar
    I have just seen Update agent app on my galaxy nexus. Never installed one. Icon is green Android. Someone knows what this is?

    Sent from my Nexus 7
    Malware?
    Only thing it reminds me of is the update centre on Sony devices...

    Transmitted from my Nexus Prime
    12-21-2012 03:48 AM
  8. Nuuq's Avatar
    Well nvm ant more. I factory reset my Gbex so he is new and shiny

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    KlineAJ likes this.
    12-21-2012 03:56 AM
  9. viafax999's Avatar
    I see it on my galaxy nexus too. According to apps it's version 2.0.4333
    A google search says that is part of the anti theft software ftrom Avast AV
    04-13-2013 05:50 AM
  10. Sampoerna Dianto's Avatar
    Have you installed Avast for android?
    Update Agent may have came from Avast installation, or when Avast asks you to download it for anti-theft protection.
    The green icon might be caused by icon corruption.
    nimopress likes this.
    05-05-2013 09:58 PM
  11. nimopress's Avatar
    Yup, Was Avast in my case.
    Launch the Avast App, Select 'Setting' (top-right button)
    Scroll all the way to the bottom and select 'avast! Anti-Theft removal wizard'.
    'Fix Issue' will remove the 'Update Agent' if it is installed.
    Have you installed Avast for android?
    Update Agent may have came from Avast installation, or when Avast asks you to download it for anti-theft protection.
    The green icon might be caused by icon corruption.
    10-23-2013 03:14 AM

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