How to run a scan task in Kaspersky Total Security


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How to run a scan task in Kaspersky Total Security

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2014 Oct 24 ID: 11434

Scan is an important component for detecting malicious objects. To protect your computer from threats and 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.
  • Custom Scan. Custom scan implies scanning of any object selected by the user.
  • Removable Drives Scan.  

1. How to start a scan task


2. How to start a Custom Scan


3. How to start a Removable Drives Scan


4. How to view scan results


5. How to stop a scan task


6. How-to video

Watch a video on how to update databases and scan for viruses in Kaspersky Total Security:

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