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Sunbelt Vipre Agent Definition update via Command Line

Hello Friends,

Sometimes we are unable to login to the machines those  having Vipre Agent installed. But if we are able to connect to the machine with NON-Interactive session via some applications i.e. Logmein and we can open the command prompt, We can run some commands to run the Definition update from here.
By this the user will also not get disturbed and the definition will also updated.

For this:-

Open a command prompt and navigate to the VIPRE installation directory. By default VIPRE is installed in one the following folders:
  • VIPRE Business 5.0
    • 32bit: C:\Program Files\GFI Software\GFIAgent\
    • 64bit: C:\Program Files\GFI Software\GFIAgent\
  • VIPRE Business 6.0
    • 32bit: C:\Program Files\GFI Software\GFIAgent\
    • 64bit: C:\Program Files (x86)\GFI Software\GFIAgent\
      • VIPRE Home
        • 32bit: C:\Program Files\GFI Software\VIPRE
        • 64bit: C:\Program Files (x86)\GFI Software\VIPRE
    • Run the following executable: sbamcommandlinescanner.exe /updatedefs 
    • (This will start updating the AV def via Internet, If you have downloaded the Definition locally you can give that path also) 
    • sbamcommandlinescanner.exe /applydefs [PathToDefsFile] - apply definitions

Let me know if you face any issues.



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