How to use Kaspersky Update Utility 4.0 for Linux
Before running Kaspersky Update Utility for Linux install additional library packages Qt 5.8 or later and ia32-libs (for 64-bit) and follow the recommendations for deployment and startup from this article.
To start using the tool:
- Download the archive with the tool and extract the files to any folder, for example, to /home/user:
- Run uu-gui.sh.
- Carefully read the Kaspersky Security Network Statement. If you agree with the terms and conditions, select the corresponding checkbox and click Accept.
- In the main window of Kaspersky Update Utility for Linux, click Applications.
- Find the group of applications and select the versions of the Kaspersky applications that you would like to update. Click OK.
- Click Settings.
- Go to Download and specify the folder to save the updates. Click OK.
- Click Start and wait for the download to complete.
Updates for selected applications will be downloaded to the folder you have specified. Update the applications using the downloaded files. See the guide below.
How to use the downloaded files to update Kaspersky applications
In your Kaspersky application, change the update source to the folder with the updates you have downloaded with Kaspersky Update Utility. To update the applications without internet connection, share the updates folder through the local network or copy it to a removable drive.
How to update Kaspersky applications through the local network
- Give network access to the Updates folder.
- In the settings of your Kaspersky application, specify the shared Updates folder as an update source.
How to update Kaspersky applications using a removable media
- Copy the Updates folder to the removable drive.
- Insert the removable drive into the computer on which the update is required.
- In the settings of your Kaspersky application, specify the Updates folder on the removable drive as an update source.