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  • Overview
  • How to proceed?
  • Configuration options
  • "General" tab
  • Configuring the affected products
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Overview
WDAutomaticUpdate allows you to automatically or manually update the different PC SOFT products installed on your computer.
You have the ability to configure:
  • The temporary directory for downloading the updates.
  • The backup directory for saving the products before update.
  • Whether to use or not the automatic search for updates when starting the editor.
  • The different products affected by the update (whether it is a manual update or an automatic one).
How to proceed?
To configure WDAutomaticUpdate:
  1. Start "WDAutomaticUpdate" manually ("?.. Information on the Web .. Find upgraded versions on Internet").Start "WDAutomaticUpdate" manually: on the "Home" pane, in the "Online help" group, expand "Information on the Web" and select "Find updates on Internet".
  2. In the wizard, specify whether the search for updates must be automatically performed when starting the products. If this option is enabled, the search for updates is performed every 7 days. This option is enabled by default.
    You still have the ability to find the updates manually ("? .. Information on Web .. Find upgraded versions on Internet") even if this option is disabled.You still have the ability to find the updates manually even if this option is disabled: on the "Home" pane, in the "Online help" group, expand "Information on the Web" and select "Find updates on Internet".
  3. Click the "Options" link (bottom left). The configuration screen is displayed.
Configuration options

"General" tab

The "General" tab is used to configure the temporary directory for downloading the updates. By default, the updates regarding the PC SOFT products are downloaded in the following directory:
\My Documents\Temp\WDAU_DOWNLOAD\
The downloaded file is automatically erased as soon as an update is installed.

Configuring the affected products

The "Products" tab displays the products installed on your computer and taken into account by WDAutomaticUpdate. The automatic search can be disabled at any time for one of the products.
The list of disabled updates is displayed in the "Inactive updates" tab. To re-enable an update for a product, all you have to do is select and click the "Re-enable" button.
Minimum required version
  • Version 9
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