How to install Kaspersky Total Security without removing incompatible software or previous versions of the application


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How to install Kaspersky Total Security without removing incompatible software or previous versions of the application

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2014 Nov 06 ID: 11426

If Kaspersky Total Security detects incompatible software during installation, the installation wizard will display the list of applications that should be removed. You can uninstall the incompatible software (some applications require manual removal) or proceed without taking an action.

Kaspersky Lab products version 2015 can install on top of the versions 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014  with the retention of all preferences and information about the license, so it is not necessary to remove the previous versions.

In the Incompatible software detected window, you can:

  • Select a detected product and click the Remove selected button. In this case, Kaspersky Total Security will remove the incompatible application. If it does not happens for some reason, remove the incompatible product manually.

You can remove software incompatible with Kaspersky Total Security when installing the product

After you are done removing incompatible software, click the Refresh icon and click Restart the computer at the step titled You must restart the computer to continue this installation. After a system restart, Kaspersky Total Security will continue installing.

After removing software that is incompatible with Kaspersky Total Security, restart your computer. After a system restart, Kaspersky Internet Security 2015 will continue installing

  • Click the Skip button. If you are sure you do not need to remove any products, click Continue in the window titled Are you sure you want to keep incompatible software on your computer? The installation wizard will continue installing Kaspersky Total Security.
  • WARNNG. By refusing to remove incompatible software, you assume all responsibility for the possible malfunction of Kaspersky Total Security.

You can skip incompatible software removal when installing Kaspersky Total Security

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