The Update mode tab contains options related to regular program updates. These settings enable you to predefine program behavior when new virus signature database or program component updates are available.
Program component updates include new features or makes changes to features from previous versions, and are included as part of regular (virus signature database) updates. After a program component update has been installed, a computer restart may be required.
Application update – When enabled, each program component upgrade will be performed automatically and silently without full product upgrading.
Ask before downloading update – When this option is active, a notification will be displayed and you will be asked to confirm the installation of any available updates before they are installed.
Ask if an update file is greater than (kB) – If the update file is larger than the size specified here, a notification will be displayed and you will be asked to confirm the installation of any available updates before they are installed.