Executing Managed Product Tasks

Use the Tasks drop-down menu to issue tasks to a specific managed product or a group of managed products.

The types of commands that display change depending on the managed products selected. Some common tasks include:

  • Deploying components

  • Sending scan commands

  • Synchronizing agents


Download the latest components from the Trend Micro ActiveUpdate server to the Apex Central server before deploying updates to a specific managed product or a group of managed products.

For more information, see Configuring Manual Update Settings.

  1. Go to Directories > Products.

    The Product Directory screen appears.

  2. Select a managed product or folder from the Product Directory tree.

    If you select a folder, Apex Central attempts to send the selected command to all applicable managed products contained within the selected folder.

  3. From the Tasks drop-down menu, select a task to perform.
  4. To send the command to managed products, do the following:
    • For deployment commands: Click Deploy now.

    • For scan commands:

      1. Select a scan command.

      2. Select the managed products.

      3. Click Send Request.

  5. Click Command Details to monitor the task progress or click OK to proceed with other tasks.