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Ways to update your Antivirus Programs

Guarding your PC from viruses is of sheer importance, particularly if your PC is connected to the Internet. Antivirus software enables you to protect your PC, yet just in the event that you have its latest version. Use these steps to ensure that your antivirus software has the most up to date data about information that may affect your PC.

Update through antivirus program

Most new antivirus software (programs or PCs purchased after the year 2000) empower users to update their antivirus program through the software. Open the antivirus program and search for “Update,” “Check for updates,” “Live Update,” or something comparative. The following are a few instances of how a user may update their antivirus program.

Microsoft Windows users running recent versions of McAfee can double tap on the Vshield symbol in their Systray and snap “Check for VirusScan update” to check for accessible updates.

Microsoft Windows clients running current versions of Symantec (Norton) can double tap on the program symbol in their Systray and snap the “Live Update” to check for accessible updates.

Update through antivirus page

Some antivirus programs do exclude an update option. In the event that you are utilizing such software, you ought to have the option to download new virus definitions directly from the website page. It ought to be noticed that a few engineers expect you to recognize what rendition you are racing to get updates. The following are links to the website pages for the most prominent antivirus software.

AVG antivirus updates.
F-Secure antivirus updates.
Kaspersky antivirus update/upgrades.
McAfee antivirus updates.
Panda Software updates/upgrades.
Symantec (Norton) antivirus updates.
SOPHOS antivirus updates.
Trend Micro security software updates.
Webroot security software upgrades.

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