How to update Kaspersky Anti-Virus 2014 databases



Kaspersky Anti-Virus 2014


How to update Kaspersky Anti-Virus 2014 databases

Back to "Popular Tasks"
2013 Aug 08 ID: 10054

An enormous number of new viruses and variants of viruses appear every day, therefore in order to protect your computer against infection, you must regularly update your Kaspersky Anti-Virus 2014 databases and at least once a week you must perform a full scan of your computer using the updated databases.

You will need an Internet connection in order to download updates from Kaspersky Lab servers. By default, the application determines the Internet connection settings automatically. However, if you use a proxy server to connect to the Internet, we recommend that you specify your proxy server's settings in the application.


1. How databases are updated


2. How to start a database update from the application's context menu


3. How to start a database update from the application window


4. How to update the databases on your computer without connecting to the Internet


5. How to find out the database release date


6. What to do if there problems with an update

Was this information helpful?
Yes No

Applies To:

  • Kaspersky Anti-Virus 2014



Feedback on Technical Support Site

Please let us know what you think about the site design, improvements we could add and any errors we need to eliminate

Send My Website Feedback Send My Website Feedback

Thank you!

Thank you for submitting your feedback.
We will review your feedback shortly.