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Entry type: FAQ Entry ID: 37208360, Entry date: 06/08/2015

Which virus scanner versions can you use for STEP 7 V5.3, V5.4 and V5.5?

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Compatibility information for STEP 7 V5.4 and higher is available in the Compatibility Tool.
You can call the Compatibility Tool in the following entry.

Please use the new entry for your favorites.

This entry includes the following information:

  • New compatibility information
  • New tool functions
  • Tool operating instructions and help

The virus scanners released for the older version of STEP 7 V5.3 are:

  • Symantec AntiVirus Corporate Edition V9.0
  • Trend Micro Office Scan Client V5.5
  • Trend Micro Office Scan Server Protect V5.58

More information is available in the STEP 7 readme, section 6.2 General - Using Virus Scanners.

Additional Keywords
Symantec AntiVirus, Trend Micro Office Scan, McAfee VirusScan, 49452605

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