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Windows 7: [Tutorial] Firefox : Disable Automatic Antivirus Scanning

06 Jun 2012   #1
SirDarknight

Windows 7 Ultimate 64 Bit
 
 
[Tutorial] Firefox : Disable Automatic Antivirus Scanning

Category : Networking and Internet
Title : Disable Automatic Antivirus Scanning on Firefox

Note to Brink : Edit it as you wish

Tutorial :

Disable Automatic Antivirus Scanning

Description : I've heard a lot of time that Windows Users want to disable the automatic antivirus scanning after any downloading.So, I've found a way to disable it.

Follow the steps :

Go to Address Bar and type :

Code:
about:config
Press Enter



Now click on "I'll be careful,I promise".


On the search bar,type :

Code:
browser.download.manager.scanWhenDone


Right click on the First Result



Click on "Toggle"



Now the Value is "false" and you're done!
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06 Jun 2012   #2
z3r010

 

Seems like a very silly thing to teach people to do IMO.
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06 Jun 2012   #3
boohbah

Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit 7600
 
 

Although it can be a little annoying having a picture you have downloaded scanned ,it is still a built in fail safe,
not something i would want to remove.
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06 Jun 2012   #4
SirDarknight

Windows 7 Ultimate 64 Bit
 
 

Well, thanks for your opinions.
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