How to Update Total Defense Internet Security Suite or Total Defense Antivirus (Legacy Products)?
Applicable Products
Total Defense Anti-Spyware 2007, Total Defense Anti-Spyware 2008, Total Defense Anti-Spyware 2009, Total Defense Anti-Virus 2007, Total Defense Anti-Virus 2008, Total Defense Anti-Virus 2009, Total Defense Internet Security Suite 2007, Total Defense Internet Security Suite 2008, Total Defense Internet Security Suite 2009, Total Defense Internet Security Suite Plus 2008, Total Defense Internet Security Suite Plus 2009
Problem Summary
How do I download the latest virus signature files for the legacy products?
Problem Resolution

By Default, Total Defense is set to update automatically and it keeps updating for every 24 hours. However, you can also do force update to check if you have all the updated signatures.
 
Total Defense Anti-Virus versions 2007, 2008, and 2009
 
Method 1 – Update from system tray (lower right, near the clock)

1. Right-click on the Total Defense Security Shield icon on your system tray, (usually the bottom right corner of your screen).
2. Select Update Product

Update Product

3. The Security Center will automatically download the latest signature file.
Update
 
4. After the virus signature files are updated, the following popup window will be displayed confirming that the Anti-Virus product has updated successfully.
 
 
Method 2 – Update from within Total Defense Anti-Virus

1. Open the Total Defense Anti-Virus program by right clicking on the Total Defense Security Shield icon on your system tray, browse to Total Defense Anti–Virus and left click on Open Total Defense Anti-Virus.
Open Total Defense Antivirus
 
2.    Click on the Update tab at the top of the screen.
Total Defense Anti Virus
 
3. The Security Center will automatically download the latest signature
Update Product
 
4.     After the virus signature files are updated, the following popup window will be displayed confirming that the Anti-Virus product has updated successfully.
 
Update
 
   If you would like to perform a manual update of Total Defense Anti-Virus, please click here.