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How to skip scan for incompatible software when installing a Kaspersky Lab 2011 product?

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2012 Aug 28 ID: 3993
 
 
 
 

A new option has been added to Kaspersky Anti-Virus 2011 / Kaspersky Internet Security 2011 which allows skipping scan for incompatible software during the product installation. 

Warning This option is recommended ONLY if you are absolutely sure that the third-party software was deleted but is still detected by the Setup Wizard of Kaspersky Lab 2011 products. Otherwise after the program installation the operating system may malfunction and even crash. 

 

Applications not compatible with Kaspersky Anti-Virus 2011

 

Applications not compatible with Kaspersky Internet Security 2011

In order to start Kaspersky Anti-Virus 2011 / Kaspersky Internet Security 2011 and skip scan for incompatible software, do the following:

  1. download the distributive of the latest version of Kaspersky Anti-Virus 2011 / Kaspersky Internet Security 2011 from the link http://www.kaspersky.com/productupdates and save it on your PC. 
  2. run the product installation
  3.  in the Setup Wizard window click Cancel 
  4. make sure the following folder appeared on the local disc: 
    • for Windows XP on the local disk C:\: 
      • if you are installing Kaspersky Anti-Virus 2011 the folder \Documents and Settings\All Users\Application Data\Kaspersky Lab Setup Files\Kaspersky Anti-Virus 2011 11.0.0.xxx\English (the version number of Kaspersky Anti-Virus should be specified instead of xxx in the path, for example, the version 232) with the embedded files setup.exe and kavkis.msi 
      • if you are installing Kaspersky Internet Security 2011 the folder \Documents and Settings\All Users\Application Data\Kaspersky Lab Setup Files\Kaspersky Internet Security 2011 11.0.0.xxx\English (the version number of Kaspersky Internet Security should be specified instead of xxx in the path, for example, the version 232) with the embedded files setup.exe and kavkis.msi 
    • for Windows Vista on the local disk C:\: 
      • if you are installing Kaspersky Anti-Virus 2011 the folder \ProgramData\Kaspersky Lab Setup Files\Kaspersky Anti-Virus 2011 11.0.0.xxx\English (the version number of Kaspersky Anti-Virus should be specified instead of xxx in the path, for example, the version 232) with the embedded files setup.exe and kavkis.msi
      • if you are installing Kaspersky Internet Security 2011 the folder \ProgramData\Kaspersky Lab Setup Files\Kaspersky Internet Security 2011 11.0.0.xxx\English (the version number of Kaspersky Internet Security should be specified instead of xxx in the path, for example, the version 232) with the embedded files setup.exe and kavkis.msi

    Information By default these folders are hidden and cannot be viewed. You can find detailed instruction on how to view hidden files in KB3580.

  5. open the folder with the files setup.exe and kavkis.msi
  6. right-click the setup.exe file and then select the Create Shortcut item from the drop-down menu
  7. right-click on the created shortcut to setup.exe
  8. select the Properties item from the drop-down menu
  9. go to the Shortcut tab
  10. enter "[full path to setup.exe file]" /pSKIPPRODUCTCHECK=1 in the Target field ("[full path to setup.exe file]" is specified in the Target field by default)
    For example, if you are installing Kaspersky Anti-Virus 2011 (build 11.0.0.232) under Windows XP, the text in the Target field will be the following:
  11. "C:\Documents and Settings\All Users\Application Data\Kaspersky Lab Setup Files\Kaspersky Internet Security 2011 11.0.1.232\English\setup.exe" /pSKIPPRODUCTCHECK=1

  12. click the OK button
  13. run the application installation by double-clicking the created shotcut to setup.exe

Skipping scan for incompatible software when installing the application from a boot disk If you purchased a box version of the application (the installation is performed from the installation CD), you can also install Kaspersky Anti-Virus 2011/Kaspersky Internet Security 2011 skipping scan for incompatible software. For this, perform the following actions:
  1. In the bottom left corner of the screen click the Start button.
  2. Next perform the following actions:
    • For users of Windows XP:
      • In the Start menu select Run.

 

    • For users of Windows Vista/7:
      • In the Start menu select All Programs > Accessories > Run

 

  1. In the Run window in the Open field enter <cd-rom>:\install\setup.exe /pSKIPPRODUCTCHECK=1
  2. Click the OK button.

  1. The preformed actions will launch installation of Kaspersky Anti-Virus 2011/Kaspersky Internet Security 2011 skipping scan for incompatible software.
 
 
 
 
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Applies To:

  • Kaspersky Internet Security 2011
  • Kaspersky Anti-Virus 2011