Using the Downloader Tool for Worry-Free Business Security (WFBS)

Solution ID Last Updated
1056871 Feb. 27, 2014 7:17 AM (PST)

Product / Version Platform
Worry-Free Business Security Standard/Advanced - 7.0, 8.0, 9.0;
Windows - 2003 Datacenter Server, 2003 Datacenter Server Edition 64-bit, 2003 Enterprise Server, 2003 Home Server, 2003 Small Business Server, 2003 Standard Server Edition, 2003 Standard Server Edition 64-bit, 2003 Storage Server, 2003 Web Server Edition, 2008 Datacenter Server, 2008 Datacenter Server Edition 64-bit, 2008 Enterprise Server, 2008 Enterprise Server Edition 64-bit, 2008 Essential Business Server, 2008 Small Business Server, 2008 Standard Server Edition, 2008 Standard Server Edition 64-bit, 2008 Storage Server, 2008 Web Server Edition, 2008 Web Server Edition 64-bit, 7 32-bit, 7 64-bit, Vista 32-bit, Vista 64-bit, XP Home, XP Professional, XP Professional 64-bit

Problem Description

Use the Downloader Tool on the following scenarios:
  • You want to download the WFBS installer.
  • You are downloading the WFBS installer using HTTP or other ways and the installer gets corrupted after completing.


To use the Downloader Tool:
  1. Download the WFBS Downloader from Trend Micro Download Center and save the Downloader package on your local directory.
  2. Launch the Downloader package.
  3. Double-click the C:\Temp\WFBSDownloader\WFBSDownloader.exe file.
  4. Select the product and click Start.
    Downloader Tool
If the download fails, contact Trend Micro Technical Support and provide the following:
  • Debug log file which is located in <path of download tool>\WFBSDownloader\Download.log
  • Copy of the system information
    To get this:
    1. Click Start > All Programs.
    2. Select Accessories > System Tools > System Information.
    3. Click File and save it in .NFO format.
Additional details about the Downloader Tool:
  • The WFBS Downloader is a standalone self-extracting tool. It auto-extracts the WFBS Downloader package on the same folder as the Downloader Tool.
  • The user can launch the WFBS Downloader program after the self-extract process.
  • The default path of the downloaded file is the user's Desktop folder.
  • The WFBS Downloader detects proxy settings from Internet Explorer.
  • The WFBS Downloader supports the Pause and Resume of the download.
    Pause and Resume of download
  • The WFBS Downloader uses multiple connections to download a file.
  • The default split number for downloading a file is "8".
  • The WFBS Downloader ensures that the disk space is not less than the target file size before starting a download.
  • The WFBS Downloader checks the MD5 value of the downloaded file when all the download tasks are finished.
  • When you start a new product download, the WFBS Downloader deletes the current downloaded file.
    Delete downloaded file
  • The user has the option to launch the installer after the download.
    Start setup once download is completed
  • The WFBS Downloader shows the manual proxy setting link when the connection fails.
    Configure proxy settings

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