How to enable Idle Scan in Kaspersky Total Security 2017


Kaspersky Total Security 2017


How to enable Idle Scan in Kaspersky Total Security 2017

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2016 Jul 27 ID: 12712

If your computer is on, but you temporarily do not use it, enable Idle Scan and anti-virus bases upgrade in Kaspersky Total Security 2017 to be performed during your absence. This way you will avoid putting additional load on your system while working with it.

When you get back to your computer, the scan will be automatically paused. The application remembers the stage when the scan task was stopped and resumes the scan process from that stage next time, while updates download will start over again.

If the computer is battery-powered, Idle Scan will not be performed even if the computer is idle.
To enable or disable the component, do the following:
  1. In Kaspersky Total Security 2017, open the Settings window.
  2. In the Settings window, go to the Performance section and select or clear the Perform Idle Scan check box.
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