Installing on Windows

Below are some common issues user face when installing on Windows.

diary for windows installation

1. Smart screen protection

Windows Diary app Smart screen

You may encounter Windows SmartScreen protection before opening the installer file. To proceed, press “More Info”, and then “Run anyway”.

2. Anti-virus app

Some anti-virus app may falsely detect the Journey as a dangerous app. To proceed, temporarily pause the anti-virus app until the installation is complete.

2.1 AVG

You can temporarily turn off AVG anti-virus before installation, and turn it back on after installation.




Alternatively, wait for a few hours for AVG to check the installer file.

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Founder, Lead Programmer of JotterPad & Journey