Checking if you have the latest version of Trend Micro Security software installed

  • Solution ID: 1053723
  • Last Updated: Oct. 26, 2017 9:52 PM (PST)
  • Applies to: Antivirus+ Security - 2015;2016;2017;2018;Internet Security - 2015;Internet Security - 2016;Internet Security - 2017;Internet Security - 2018;Maximum Security - 2015;Maximum Security - 2016;Maximum Security - 2017;Maximum Security - 2018;Premium Security - 2015;Premium Security - 2016;Premium Security - 2017;Premium Security - 2018;
  • Checking the program's version | Trend Micro Security

Know if you are running the latest version of your Trend Micro program, otherwise perform an upgrade.


To check if your program is up-to-date, do the following:

  1. Open the main console of your Trend Micro Security software. Do either of the following:
  2. On the main console, hover your mouse pointer on the program name located at the top left corner. This should display Version: 12.0.

    Protected | Main Console

    If the image above does not match with your Trend Micro Security main console, you are probably running an older version of Trend Micro Security. Upgrade to the latest version to have the latest security and program updates.

    Upgrading your Trend Micro Security to the latest version is FREE if you have an existing valid license. If your license has expired, you have to purchase a renewal before upgrading. This version contains performance and security enhancements and also bug fixes.

    To upgrade your Trend Micro Security program, refer to the Knowledge Base article: Upgrading Trend Micro Security to the latest version.