I was wondering what Power Event Provider is, before I update it. [Closed]

  • 16 April 2019
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I was wondering what this is before I do an update for it. Thank you.

Best answer by Flood and Flood's wife 25 April 2019, 17:34

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Welcome. Please see: https://forum.kaspersky.com/index.php?/topic/404119-kaspersky-lab-power-events-provider-need-to-restart-my-computer/
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Hello Randalthor66,
As well as the above post, the following may help:
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Hey FLOOD, so after restart of your PC this alert disappeared?
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Hello Igor Kurzin,
Confirmed, vanished!!
(imo) the wording of the alert/popup could be changed to indicate a "Kaspersky update requires a device restart."

Alerts like: "Your PC needs to be restarted to finish setting up this device", are something we'd expect & have received from Windows..

& "Kaspersky Lab power events provider", to the "uninitiated", implies "power" event of some kind.

I've had 7 years of patches, never had "Your PC needs to be restarted to finish setting up this device", "Kaspersky Lab power events provider" alerts/popup before. And, as I mentioned in my original post, the popup happened on 1 device, not the other, both transitioned to patch(e)...
Even a generic help article, available somewhere in Kaspersky's https://help.kaspersky.com/ repository, would be most helpful....🤔