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Update anti-virus program
New viruses are constantly being created, and your protection is only as good as your last anti-virus update.
|Every month: February (yearly)|
NOTE: The tasks and timings shown here for your Personal Computer are based on a single-family home (owned), located in Massachusetts, United States, with priority set at ‘1 star' or higher, for all possible goals.
If you set your personalization differently in your Home Wizard app, then you may get reminders for different tasks and timings in your recommended home care program for your Personal Computer.
Most good anti-virus programs (e.g. Norton Utilities, McAffee, etc.) offer online services which update your anti-virus program so that it can detect the latest viruses.
See your user's manual for instructions on how to attain these updates.
Avoiding Unscheduled Repairs
Health & Safety
The benefits of this task are high. Updating your computer's anti-virus program can help your avoid getting a computer virus that can potentially compromise all of the files on your computer.
The cost of this task is very low. It is estimated that this task should only take a few minutes to complete, and the task is relatively easy to do.
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