Configuring Virus Definition and Antivirus Updates

This Article Applies to:

  • Avast Business Antivirus
  • Small Office Protection

You can automatically update the virus definitions and Avast Business Antivirus or Small Office Protection program version on your device(s) when new updates are available. You can also set your device(s) to update manually. For more information, see Updating Antivirus.

If you have a Windows device, Avast advises configuring Windows updates to run separately from Avast Business Antivirus or Small Office Protection updates in the event conflicts occur while both updates are running concurrently.

Configuring Automatic Updates

  1. Click Menu in the top-right of the UI
  2. Click Settings
  3. In the General section, navigate to the Update tab
  4. Beside the two Check for Updates buttons, click More options
  5. Select Automatic Update

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Updating Antivirus