When you run a computer scan using Kaspersky Internet Security, it can consume significant system resources. In order to optimize the load on the system, you can configure Kaspersky Internet Security to run scan tasks (for system memory, the system partition, and startup objects) and to update databases when the computer is locked or the screen saver is activated. This additional setting allows you to enhance the security of your computer without sacrificing performance when you are using it.
If the computer is running on battery, Kaspersky Internet Security will not execute tasks when the computer is idle in order to prolong battery life.
To optimize the load on the operating system, perform the following actions:
The Settings window opens.
The window displays the performance settings of Kaspersky Internet Security.