If the user uses a proxy server in order to connect to the Internet, then the user must define the proxy connection data. If they do not define, then Webroot will not send updates to your computer system. To install Webroot, you should go to www.webroot.com/safe. In this blog, you will read the method to manage preferences in Webroot in Mac.
Method to Change General Preference:
For this, from the dock you need to tap on the Webroot icon. This will display the main interface of Webroot on your device. After this, you need to hit on the Advanced Settings button. This will show you the Advanced Settings window on your screen. Now in the left column, you should select General option. You will view the General settings on your screen. Here, you should select one of the following like if you want to activate a setting, then you should select the checkbox but if you want to deactivate a setting, then you should deselect the checkbox.
Automatically download and apply updates: With this, you can downloads product updates automatically.
Reduce resource use when intensive applications or games are detected: This will help you to suppress Webroot functions when you are gaming, watching videos or if you are using other intensive applications.
Allow Webroot SecureAnywhere to be shut down manually: this will show you a Shutdown command in the system tray menu. If in case, you deselect this option, then the Shutdown command will be removed from the menu.
Fade out warning messages automatically: this will close warning dialogs in the system tray. But if you turn off this option, then you should manually tap on a message to close it.
Save disk space by saving fewer details in log files: This option will help to Saves disk resources just by saving the last four log items.
Hide the Webroot license keycode on screen: This option will help you to blocks your license keycode from appearing on your My Account panel.
After completing this process, you should tap on Close option. If you want to go back to recommended settings, then you should click on Reset General Settings or tap on Reset All. For more help, the customer can visit to site via www.webroot.com/safe.
Method to Define Proxy Server Setting:
From the dock, you need to tap on the Webroot icon. This will appear the main interface on your device. After this, you need to tap on the Advanced Settings button. Now, the Advanced Settings window appears on your screen. Here in the left column, you should select Proxy Settings. Then, you have to enter the proxy settings, which are provided on the window.
Proxy Type: In this, from the drop down menu you have to select HTTP Proxy.
Authentication Method: From the drop down menu, you have toselect an authentication method.
Host: in this, you have to enter the IP address or the fully qualified domain name of the server.
Port: In this, you should enter the port number which the server uses.
Username: In this, you have to enter the user name of the server.
Password: In this, you need to enter the password of the server.
The above method helps to manage preferences in Webroot antivirus. If the customer need any kind of detail, then they can navigate to webroot.com/safe.