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Charter Security Suite for Mac - Manual Virus Scan

This tutorial will guide you through performing a manual virus scan using Charter Security Suite®
for Mac. Use the menu links below to navigate through the document.

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Charter Security Suite® for Mac includes real-time virus and spyware scanning, which means your Mac is scanned for viruses automatically. So it is not necessary to perform a manual virus scan on a regular basis. The following steps will guide you through performing a manual virus scan.

Opening the Charter Security Suite®

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Click Charter Security Suite® padlock located on the right side of the Menu Bar. Then, click "Open Charter Security Suite".

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Performing a Scan

Step 2 of 3

To perform a manual virus scan, click the "Scan" button.

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You have the option of either scanning your home folder or choosing a specific folder to scan. Select your desired option to start the scan.

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The Charter Security Suite® will now scan your Mac for viruses and spyware. The scan may take some time to complete however, during this process, you can still use your computer as normal.

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When scanning is completed, a summary will display letting you know how many viruses were found and removed. Click "Close" when finished.


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