Update Now Task

The purpose of this task is to force updates on target workstations (virus signature database updates as well as program component upgrades).


1) Right-click on any workstation from the Clients pane and select New Task > Update Now.
2) If you wish to exclude certain types of ESET security products from the task, select them in the Configuration section drop-down menu and select the Exclude this section from Update Task option.
3) To use a specific update profile for the Update Now task, enable the Specify profile name option and select the desired profile. You can also select User defined profile name and enter the profile name; the value of the field will return to default if you click Clear History.
4) Then click Next to proceed to the dialog windows, Select Clients and Task Report. For a description of these dialogs, see chapter Tasks.