AVG Scan

What is AVG Antivirus Scan?

The AVG Scan software helps to scan and remove the viruses and malware on the computer. Get the AVG software from the manufacturer site and then run it to detect any malware. Proceed with the guidelines provided below to perform the scanning process using the AVG software.

What is AVG Free Spyware Scan?

Follow the AVG Virus Scan guidelines provided below to scan and remove the spyware on the computer using the AVG software.

  • Launch the AVG program on your computer.
  • On the main screen, select the AVG Scan Settings gear icon.
  • Click the Computer Scan option to scan the entire system.

How to do a Boot Scan With AVG?

Proceed with the following instructions to perform the boot AVG Scan with the AVG program.

  • Launch the AVG Antivirus Free program on the computer.
  • Select the Settings icon next to the Scan Computer button.
  • Click the Boot-Time Scan option.
  • Wait until the scan process is in progress and then restart the computer.

How to Use AVG Command Line Scan?

Proceed with the AVG Scan steps mentioned below to perform a scan using the command with the help of the AVG program.

  • Launch the Command window.
  • Go to the ‘C:\Program Files\AVG\Antivirus\ashCmd.exe’ folder.
  • Enter ‘/h’ without the quotes in the Command window to run the scan with the help of the AVG program.
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How to Use AVG Scheduled Scan?

To schedule the AVG Scan, you have to follow the Clean my PC instructions provided below.

  • Open the AVG Antivirus software on your computer.
  • Select the Schedule Scan option.
  • Configure the settings on the Scan Parameters window.
  • Navigate to the Scheduling tab at the left panel of the screen.
  • You have to checkmark the box next to the Schedule this Scan option.
  • Then, select the Once, Daily, Weekly, or Monthly option.
  • Once you have finished the settings, mention the time and also the day you need to run the scan.
  • Select the OK button for confirmation.

How to Use AVG Pre Boot Scan?

Proceed with the following instructions to modify the boot-time AVG Scan scan settings on the AVG Premium Security program.

  • Open the AVG Premium Security program on the computer.
  • Select the Protection tab at the left panel of the screen.
  • Click the Virus Scan option.
  • Select the Settings icon at the upper-right corner of the screen.
  • Navigate to the Boot-Time Scan tab.
  • Slide the sensitivity slider as per your requirement.
  • Make sure to checkmark the box next to the AVG Virus Scan for potentially unwanted programs option.
  • Also, you have to checkmark the box beside the Unpack archive files.
  • Click the System Drive option in the Scan Area field.
  • You have to put the tick mark the box next to the Auto Start Programs option.
  • Select Perform automatic actions during this scan Fix automatically.
  • You can also click the Move file to Virus Chest or Delete option in the Perform automatic actions menu during this AVG Scan section.
AVG Scan