Kaspersky Internet Security 2011


How Mail Anti-Virus in Kaspersky Lab 2011 product works with the mail client Outlook MS Office using the protocol IMAP4?

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2012 Aug 28 ID: 3960

In Kaspersky Lab 2011 products when the mail is scanned by the protocol IMAP4 in the mail client Outlook MS Office 2003/2007 by default before scan all messages are downloaded on the computer locally. 

In order Mail Anti-Virus would not scan these messages on delivery but would scan them only on read, perform the following actions: 

  1. Open the mail client Outlook MS Office 2003/2007
  2. In the upper menu select Tools > Options 
  3. In the open menu go to the Kaspersky Anti-Virus tab 
  4. Uncheck Scan upon receiving 
  5. Check Scan when read 

  1. Click the Apply button 
  2. Close all windows.
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  • Kaspersky Internet Security 2011
  • Kaspersky Anti-Virus 2011