Thank you for looking at this problem, Hans.
I did look at the Task Manager and "ASUpdaterUpdater.exe * 32" is only Aerosoft process running and only when I click on it. Otherwise it is absent from the list of processes.
The Updater did run earlier in the year but I had to reinstall A318/319, A320/321 and CRJ Pro and also installed KDAB and since then Updater no longer works.
I use Bitdefender and tried to add the .exe to anyplace I could add an exception. The Updater still will not work. I sure am puzzled!
What other process could possibly u