How to use Kaspersky Free



Kaspersky Free


How to use Kaspersky Free

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2017 Aug 16 ID: 12971

Kaspersky Free looks for malware and infected files when scanning your computer. You can run different types of scans, which vary depending on the length of time they take and they areas they check.

  • Full Scan, which scans the whole 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, which scans startup objects, system memory, and the hard drive boot sectors.
  • Selective Scan, which scans any objects of your choice.
  • External Device Scan, which scans the objects connected to your computer.

After you install Kaspersky Free, we recommend that you update the anti-virus databases and run a full scan.

Technical support via the phone and the My Kaspersky portal is not available. To find answers to your questions, please refer to the Kaspersky Lab Knowledge Base or forum. For more information about support for Kaspersky Free, see this article.

How to check your computer’s protection status


How to update anti-virus databases


How to run a Full Scan


How to start an External Device Scan


How to scan a separate file

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