How to run a scan task in Kaspersky Anti-Virus 2016



Kaspersky Anti-Virus 2016


How to run a scan task in Kaspersky Anti-Virus 2016

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2017 Mar 07 ID: 12133

Scan is an important component for detecting malicious objects. To protect your computer from threats an viruses, perform scan task regularly. 

Kaspersky Lab specialists developed the following virus scan tasks:

  • Full Scan. Full scan is a thorough scan of the entire system. The following objects are scanned by default: system memory, objects loaded on startup, system backup, email databases, hard drives, removable storage media and network drives.
  • Quick Scan. Quick scan implies scanning of objects loaded at the operating system startup, as well as scanning of the system memory and boot sectors.
  • Selective Scan, which scans any objects of your choice.
  • External Devices Scan.

1. How to start a scan


2. How to start a External Devices Scan


3. How to view scan results


4. How to stop a scan task


How-to Video

Watch a video on how to run update and scan in Kaspersky Anti-Virus 2016:

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