SecuPerts Cyber Shield Manual


A functioning Windows operating system is required to install this software. Concerning the hardware as a rule of thumb: the more powerful your system is, the better the software will work. You require at least:

  • Windows 10, Windows 7 oder Windows 8 (either 32- or 64-bit)
  • at least 1 Gigabyte RAM
  • .NET 4.6.2 Framework (will be installed automatically if needed)
  • A connection to the internet is required while using the software

Please contact our support if unexpected problems occur while using SecuPerts Cyber Shield You can reach our Support-Center through our contact form here on our homeage. To help you as effectively as possible we require the following information:

  • Software name (SecuPerts Cyber Shield) and version number.
  • The designation of the used operating system and possibly installed service packs.
  • A short error description as well as how frequent it occurs (sporadic, regular).


Installing the software

To install SecuPerts Cyber Shield proceed as following:

  1. Save all your current data and close all open programs.
  2. If you bought SecuPerts Cyber Shield on DVD please insert the disc. The setup wizard will start automatically; if not, please open your CD-ROM drive through ‘My Computer’ on your Desktop and execute the file setup per double click (e.g. D:\Setup.exe)
  3. If you bought the download version of SecuPerts Cyber Shield, please start the downloaded file per double click. If you have not yet downloaded the file can to it here on our homepage.

Under options you can choose your desired installation path. You can also choose if you want to create a desktop shortcut after the installation is complete. To save these settings click on ‘OK’. The setup wizard will guide you step-by-step through the installation. As usual the following procedure applies:

  • Install: The ‘Install’ button will start the installation. Up to the point where you click on ‘Install’ no changes at your system will be made.
  • Close: The ‘Close’ button interrupts the installation and cancels all previously changes made.


Program start

After successfully installing SecuPerts Cyber Shield you can start it with the following methods:

  • Through the start menu: Click on ‘Start -> Programs -> Engelmann Software -> Cyber Shield
  • Through the desktop: Double click on the SecuPerts Cyber Shield icon on your Desktop (if you chose to create it during the setup).
  • Through the quick start bar: Click on the SecuPerts Cyber Shield icon in the quick start bar. (Note: By default the quick start bar is not available after Windows 7.)

Important: Prior to the first program start please make sure that your PC has a stable internet connection so SecuPerts Cyber Shield can be licensed and activated.