For mobile data connections, security updates are
always downloaded when you are in your home operator's network by default.
However, the updates are suspended when you visit another operator's network.
This is because the prices of connections may vary between operators, for
example, in different countries. You might consider keeping this setting
unchanged, if you want to save bandwidth and possibly, also costs, during your
Note: The mobile data setting applies only to mobile broadband
connections. When the computer is connected to a fixed or wireless network, the
product is automatically updated.
To change the preferred update option for mobile connections:
Right-click the product icon in the system tray.
A pop-up menu appears.
Open common settings.
The Common settings dialog opens.
From the left navigation, select
Select the preferred update option for mobile connections:
You have the following options:
Never - Updates
are not downloaded when you use mobile broadband.
Only in my
operator network - Updates are always downloaded in your home
operator's network. When you visit another operator's network, the updates are
suspended. We recommend that you select this option to keep your security
product up to date at expected costs.
Updates are always downloaded, no matter what network you use. Select this
option if you want to make sure that the security of your computer is always up
to date regardless of the costs.
Note: If you want to decide separately every time you exit your
home operator's network, select
Ask before roaming in a new network.
To confirm the changes, click
Note: You need administrative rights to change the settings.