Omnivore Updater – Windows 10 & Antivirus Software

Antivirus software, including Windows Defender, may cause various unwanted behavour when trying to run the Omnivore Updater on Windows 10.   You can always temporarily disable your antivirus, but it generally shouldn’t be necessary.

A few tips IF the updater reports it does NOT complete successfully:

  • Close the updater, remove & re-insert the Omnivore drive, then try again.
    • This process may neeed to be repeated by some, until the updater reports successful completion.
  • Once the updater does report it has completed successfully, close the udater, remove the Omnivore drive, and re-insert the Omnivore drive before first use.


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