How to update Kaspersky Rescue Disk 8 databases using an updater utility?



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How to update Kaspersky Rescue Disk 8 databases using an updater utility?

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2012 Jan 23 ID: 3091

Applies to Update utility

Updater utility can update databases in Kaspersky Rescue Disks created by the following Kaspersky Lab applications:

  • Kaspersky Anti-Virus 2010
  • Kaspersky Internet Security 2010
  • Kaspersky Anti-Virus 6.0 for Windows Workstations MP4
  • Kaspersky Anti-Virus 6.0 for Windows Servers MP4
  • Kaspersky Anti-Virus 6.0 SOS MP4

In order for Kaspersky Rescue Disk 8 to be able to update from a database folder created by the Updater utility, it is necessary to include the components KDB and UPDATER into downloads in the updater utility configuration file:

For the utility Updater
parameter component in the file ss_storage.ini;

For the utility retranslator
parameter RetranslateComponentsList in the file retranslator.conf.

InformationNo additional configuration of the utility is required if you select any of the aforementioned applications in the Updater utility (for Windows) GUI. You can then update Kaspersky Rescue Disk 8 antivirus databases from the existing updater utility folder.

In order to update Kaspersky Rescue Disk 8 antivirus databases, you should specify the updates folder path (on a hard disk or a removable drive) as the update source in its GUI, click OK and start an update process:

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