Information regarding a possible browser message while downloading the Unitrends installation files.
Provide information regarding a possible browser message while downloading the Unitrends Backup (UB) installation file.
Unitrends Enterprise Backup (UB)
Symptoms / Description
During the download of the Unitrends Backup (UB) installation file you may get the following error message from Internet Explorer:
This program is not commonly downloaded and could harm your computer.
The error is attributable to the Internet Explorer SmartScreen Filter settings.
Resolution / Workaround / Execution Process
The file is safe to download.
The message is an indication that the file is not in the list of commonly downloaded programs. Per Microsoft’s site (http://windows.microsoft.com/en-US/windows7/SmartScreen-Filter-frequently-asked-questions-IE9?SignedIn=1)
“It doesn't necessarily mean the website is fraudulent or that the program is malware, but you probably shouldn't download or install the program unless you trust the website and the publisher.”