en-US
search-icon

Anti-Spam Desktop 6.7.0 Quick Start Guide

SonicWall™ Anti-Spam Desktop 6.7.0

Quick Start Guide
April 2017
This Quick Start Guide provides information about the SonicWall™ Anti-Spam Desktop 6.7.0.
Topics:

About Anti-Spam Desktop 6.7.0

SonicWall Anti-Spam Desktop is a program installed on your computer that monitors your email for junk messages. You can download your copy from these locations:

From your partner

If your license for SonicWall Anti-Spam Desktop is provided by a partner, request the download link and license key from your partner.

From mysonicwall.com

Log in to your mysonicwall.com account and visit the Download section. Select the version of Anti-Spam Desktop you want and click the link to start the download.

From Digital River

If you have purchased an individual license for SonicWall Anti-Spam Desktop from Digital River, the link and license key will be sent to you using the email address you used during purchase.

Downloading SonicWall Anti-Spam Desktop

Downloading and installing SonicWall Anti-Spam Desktop takes only a few minutes.

1
Click the link provided to start the download process. Depending on your browser settings, you may be asked to approve the download. The size of the downloaded file is 53-68 MB, depending on the selected install package.
2
Once the download is complete, open the downloaded file and approve running it. The installation process begins and takes 5 minutes or less.
3
Anti-Spam Desktop always starts automatically and you can access the settings using the SonicWall logo located in the system tray and in your mail application tool bar.

NOTE: You do not need to configure SonicWall Anti-Spam Desktop. It automatically adapts to your preferences. On first use, Anti-Spam Desktop scans your Sent Items folder to include your known recipients in your Allowed List. When you choose to Junk a message, SonicWall Anti-Spam Desktop puts the sender’s email address in your Blocked List.

Entering Your License Key

Your license includes dynamic spam signature file updates, product upgrades, and email support for one, two, or three years.

NOTE: Users who purchase SonicWall Anti-Spam Desktop from the web receive their license key via email.

To enter your license key, follow the steps listed:

1
Open the License window by clicking the Buy Now button from the Windows System Tray or the Toolbar menu. The Buy SonicWall Anti-Spam Desktop dialog box displays.
2
Enter the license key to SonicWall Anti-Spam Desktop in the space provided. License keys are case sensitive and entered in a sequence of 24 letters in groups of four, for example: aaaa–bbbb–cccc–dddd–eeee–ffff.

Congratulations! You have successfully installed SonicWall Anti-Spam Desktop!

Additional Information

The following section contains additional information about SonicWall Anti-Spam Desktop.

Renewing Your Subscription

SonicWall Anti-Spam Desktop is licensed for one, two, or three years after purchase.
Your license includes dynamic spam signature updates, product upgrades, and email support. At the end of your subscription, SonicWall notifies you that it is time to renew your license.

Trial License

For customers who receive the SonicWall Anti-Spam Desktop as a Trial License, your trial license runs as a free trial for 30 days. After 30 days, SonicWall notifies you that it is time to purchase SonicWall Anti-Spam Desktop.

How Anti-Spam Desktop Integrates with Email Security Appliances & Software

If you use SonicWall Anti-Spam Desktop in tandem with an environment using a SonicWall Email Security appliance or server-based software, SonicWall Anti-Spam Desktop automatically integrates with the SonicWall Email Security solution. The following figure shows how SonicWall Anti-Spam Desktop and SonicWall Email Security solutions work together:

SonicWall Support

Technical support is available to customers who have purchased SonicWall products with a valid support maintenance contract and to customers who have trial versions.
The Support Portal provides self-help tools you can use to solve problems quickly and independently, 24 hours a day, 365 days a year. To access the Support Portal, go to https://support.sonicwall.com.
The Support Portal enables you to:
View knowledge base articles and technical documentation
Download software
View video tutorials
Collaborate with peers and experts in user forums
Get licensing assistance
Access MySonicWall
Learn about SonicWall professional services
Register for training and certification

To contact SonicWall Support, visit https://support.sonicwall.com/contact-support.

Copyright © 2017 SonicWall Inc. All rights reserved.
This product is protected by U.S. and international copyright and intellectual property laws. SonicWall is a trademark or registered trademark of SonicWall Inc. and/or its affiliates in the U.S.A. and/or other countries. All other trademarks and registered trademarks are property of their respective owners.
The information in this document is provided in connection with SonicWall Inc. and/or its affiliates' products. No license, express or implied, by estoppel or otherwise, to any intellectual property right is granted by this document or in connection with the sale of SonicWall products. EXCEPT AS SET FORTH IN THE TERMS AND CONDITIONS AS SPECIFIED IN THE LICENSE AGREEMENT FOR THIS PRODUCT, SONICWALL AND/OR ITS AFFILIATES ASSUME NO LIABILITY WHATSOEVER AND DISCLAIMS ANY EXPRESS, IMPLIED OR STATUTORY WARRANTY RELATING TO ITS PRODUCTS INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, THE IMPLIED WARRANTY OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, OR NON- INFRINGEMENT. IN NO EVENT SHALL SONICWALL AND/OR ITS AFFILIATES BE LIABLE FOR ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, CONSEQUENTIAL, PUNITIVE, SPECIAL OR INCIDENTAL DAMAGES (INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, DAMAGES FOR LOSS OF PROFITS, BUSINESS INTERRUPTION OR LOSS OF INFORMATION) ARISING OUT OF THE USE OR INABILITY TO USE THIS DOCUMENT, EVEN IF SONICWALL AND/OR ITS AFFILIATES HAVE BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES. SonicWall and/or its affiliates make no representations or warranties with respect to the accuracy or completeness of the contents of this document and reserve the right to make changes to specifications and product descriptions at any time without notice. SonicWall Inc. and/or its affiliates do not make any commitment to update the information contained in this document.
For more information, visit https://www.sonicwall.com/legal/.
 
Legend
* 
WARNING: A WARNING icon indicates a potential for property damage, personal injury, or death.
 
 
* 
CAUTION: A CAUTION icon indicates potential damage to hardware or loss of data if instructions are not followed.
 
 
* 
IMPORTANT NOTE, NOTE, TIP, MOBILE, or VIDEO: An information icon indicates supporting information.
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Last updated: 5/25/17
232-003880-00 Rev A