Manually Deploying Components Using the Product Directory

Manual deployments allow you to update the virus patterns, spam rules, and scan engines of your managed products on demand. Use this method of updating components during virus outbreaks.

Download new components before deploying updates to a specific managed product or groups of managed products.

  1. Click Products from the main menu.

    The Product Directory screen appears.

  2. Select a managed product or directory from the Product Directory.

    The managed product or directory highlights.

  3. Move the cursor over Tasks from the Product Directory menu.
  4. Select Deploy <component> from the drop-down menu.
  5. Click Deploy Now to start the manual deployment of new components.
  6. Monitor the progress through the Command Tracking screen.
  7. Click the Command Details link on the Command Tracking screen to view details for the Deploy Now task.