Kaspersky Anti-Virus for Mac


Standard installation of Kaspersky Anti-Virus 2011 for Mac

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2012 Aug 16 ID: 4800
Information Before installing Kaspersky Anti-Virus 2011 for Mac it is recommended to check whether third-party incompatible software is installed on your computer. You can find the list of software incompatible with Kaspersky Anti-Virus 2011 for Mac in KB5029. If any third-party incompatible software is installed, delete it. 

The Kaspersky Anti-Virus 2011 for Mac distributive includes not only the installation tool, but also the uninstallation tool. In order to install Kaspersky Anti-Virus, perform the following actions:

  • Open the Kaspersky Anti-Virus file with the extension *.dmg:

or launch the distributive volume:

  • In the Kaspersky Anti-Virus window select Kaspersky Anti-Virus 2011 and double-click it.

  • On the Introduction step click the Continue button in order to start the installation process.

  • On the Read me step review the main Kaspersky Anti-Virus 2011 for Mac functions and the system requirements.
  • To continue click the Continue button.

  • On the License step read carefully the license agreement to exclude disputable questions connected to the product use. To continue click the Continue button.

  • To confirm that you agree to the terms of the license agreement click the Agree button.


  • On the KSN step the Setup Wizard suggests participation in Kaspersky Security Network. If you participate in the program, Kaspersky Lab will receive information about new threats, detected on your computer. As well as system information and a unique identifier will be specified for your computer by Kaspersky Anti-Virus 2011 for Mac. Please note that no personal data will be gathered or sent within this process. Read the Terms of participation in Kaspersky Security Network. If you agree with all the terms, check I agree to participate in Kaspersky Security Network. Click Continue button to proceed with the installation.

  • On the Destination Select step select the disk where you wish to install the application and click Continue.

  • In order to install the application click Install on the Installation type step.

  • Enter the name and the password of the administrator account to confirm the Kaspersky Anti-Virus 2011 for Mac installation.
  • Click the OK button.
  • Wait until the installation process is complete.
  • On the Summary step the information about the successfully installed application will appear.
  • To close the installation window click the Close button.

After program installation and launch, you have to activate commercial version of Kaspersky Anti-Virus 2011 for Mac.
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  • Kaspersky Anti-Virus for Mac