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KBA-01406     Last Updated: 03/17/2011 Go back Return to previous page Print article Print this article

Updating to the latest version of an iolo technologies product

This article applies to:
  • All iolo products

System Mechanic 9/10 and System Mechanic 9/10 Professional

  1. Open System Mechanic by double-clicking on its desktop icon.
  2. From the main System Mechanic interface, click Help>Check for Product Updates
  3. Allow the update detection, download, and installation process to complete.
  4. Restart your computer as prompted.

Search and Recover 4

  1. Open Search and Recover by double-clicking on its desktop icon.
  2. Click the Updates button located on the right hand side of the Search and Recover main menu.
  3. Allow the update detection, download, and installation process to complete.
  4. Restart your computer as prompted.

Search and Recover 5

  1. Open Search and Recover by double-clicking on its desktop icon.
  2. From the main Search and Recover interface, click Help>Check for Product Updates.
  3. Allow the update detection, download, and installation process to complete.
  4. Restart your computer as prompted.

System Shield 4

  1. Open System Shield by double-clicking on its desktop icon.
  2. From the main System Shield interface, click Help>Check for Product Updates.
  3. Allow the update detection, download, and installation process to complete.
  4. Restart your computer as prompted.

DriveScrubber 3

  1. Open DriveScrubber by double-clicking on its desktop icon.
  2. Click the Updates button located on the right hand side of the DriveScrubber main menu.
  3. Allow the update detection, download, and installation process to complete.
  4. Restart your computer as prompted.

All other products

All iolo technologies products can be updated by either using their built-in update detection mechanisms or by downloading the most recent installation file from iolo's download center.

Note that whether you are using a trial version of an iolo product or a fully licensed copy, the installation file that you download will be the same and is designed to recognize and react accordingly to any licenses that already exist on your PC.

  1. Locate and download the latest version of your product using the iolo technologies download center.

    Note: Make sure to save the installation file to your desktop or another convenient location in case you want to use it again in the future.
  2. Start the installation update process by double-clicking the saved installation file. Allow the installation procedure to finish.
  3. Restart your computer as prompted.

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