Kaspersky Internet Security 19

How to configure Kaspersky Internet Security 19 to improve your computer’s performance

Latest update: February 1, 2019 ID: 14870

If your operating system or the applications on your computer are running slowly, you can increase your system’s performance with Kaspersky Internet Security.

  1. In the main window of Kaspersky Internet Security, click The settings icon in the lower-left corner.

Opening the Settings window of Kaspersky Internet Security 19

  1. To learn how to open the main application window, see this article.
  1. Go to the Performance section and select the following checkboxes:
    • Disable scheduled scan tasks while running on battery power
    • Use Gaming mode
    • Release resources to the operating system when the computer starts
    • Postpone computer scan tasks when the CPU and disk systems are at high load
    • Perform Idle Scan
    • If you are downloading large files or running resource-consuming tasks when the computer is idle, leave the Perform Idle Scan checkbox clear.

Adjusting performance settings in Kaspersky Internet Security 19

The performance settings will be adjusted to enhance the performance of your computer. If your computer still requires more resources for some tasks, try pausing File Anti-Virus. See the guide below.


How to pause File Anti-Virus

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