How to update Kaspersky Total Security 2016


Kaspersky Total Security 2016


How to update Kaspersky Total Security 2016

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2017 Mar 22 ID: 12059

Important! Kaspersky Total Security 2016 does not ensure full protection of your computer right after it is installed. For solid protection of your device, please run an update as soon as Kaspersky Total Security 2016 is installed and activated.

Kaspersky Total Security 2016 requires an active license to download updates. You can buy the license (activation code) in the eStore. To renew an expired license at a discount, visit License Renewal & Upgrade Center.

To upgrade the earlier version of the product (for example, Kaspersky PURE 3.0) to Kaspersky Total Security 2016, download the installer for the latest version from the Kaspersky Lab website and install it without removing the older version from your computer

If you encounter any errors during databases updates, perform the actions described in the Kaspersky Total Security 2016 update troubleshooting article.

By default, the application downloads updates automatically every three hours. Only the updates for enabled application components are downloaded. You can adjust updates download schedule in the application settings.


1. Update scope


2. How to run an update


3. How to know the databases release date


4. What to do in case of update problems


How-to Video

Watch a video on how to run update and scan in Kaspersky Total Security 2016:

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