Web Console Navigation

Web Console Main Sections

The web console contains the following main sections:

Section Description

A. Main menu

At the top of the web console is the main menu.

At the top right corner is a drop-down box containing shortcuts to tasks that administrators perform frequently.

The Logout link is also provided to allow you to end your current session.


Configuration area

Below the main menu items is the configuration area. Use this area to select options according to the menu item you selected.


Menu sidebar (not available on all screens)

When you choose a Security Agent group from the Security Settings screen and click Configure Settings, a menu sidebar displays. Use the sidebar to configure security settings and scans for the desktops and servers that belong to the group.

When you choose a Messaging Security Agent from the Security Settings screen (Advanced only), you can use the sidebar to configure security settings and scans for your Microsoft Exchange servers.

Web Console Menu Options

Use the following menu options from web console:

Menu Options


Live Status

Provides a central function in the Worry-Free Business Security strategy. Use Live Status to view alerts and notifications about outbreaks and critical security risks.

  • View red or yellow alert warnings issued by Trend Micro

  • View the latest threats to clients on your network

  • View the latest threats to Microsoft Exchange servers (Advanced only)

  • Deploy updates to clients that are at risk

Security Settings

  • Customize security settings for agents

  • Replicate settings between groups

Outbreak Defense

Configure and deploy Outbreak Defense, Vulnerability Assessment, and Damage Cleanup.


  • Scan clients for threats

  • Schedule scanning for clients


  • Check the Trend Micro ActiveUpdate server (or a custom update source) for the latest updated components, including updates to the virus pattern, scan engine, cleanup components, and the agent program

  • Configure update source

  • Designate Security Agents as Update Agents


Generate reports to keep track of threats and other security-related events


  • Set up notifications for abnormal threat-related or system-related events

  • Set up global settings for ease of maintenance

  • Use management tools to help manage security for the network and clients

  • View product license information, maintain the administrator password, and help keep the business environment safe for the exchange of digital information by joining the Smart Feedback program


  • Search for specific content and topics

  • View the Administrator’s Guide

  • Access the latest information from the Knowledge Base (KB)

  • View Security, Sales, Support, and version information