Quote: Originally Posted by plum001
MS security essential took more than 4 hours to complete full scan.
The initial full scan will take longer than subsequent scans, however, as has been mentioned other factors can influence the time to perform the scan.
MSE is performing a very thorough scan. If you are scanning many iso,zip,exe,wim files then the scan will take a longer time than when scanning documents.
Be sure to update your system specs. that info helps us to make better judgements.
Post a copy of your disk management output. Perhaps then we will make some more suggestions. UPDATE YOUR SEVENFORUMS SYSTEM SPECS
User CP (3rd item in the top menu bar) |
in left-hand column, under Your Profile, Edit System Spec |
Use Speccy - System Information - Free Download
to gather info for filling in the blanks.
Do me a favor and add the word laptop or desktop to the “system manufacturer” block.
Use the “Other Info” block for Optical Reader, Mouse, touchpad, wifi adapter, speakers, monitor
Scroll down and click on the SAVE CHANGES button.
==================================== HOW TO POST A SNAPSHOT OF DISK MANAGEMENT DISPLAY Run disk management: WIN |
type DISKMGMT.MSC | ENTER WIN
is the key with the wavy flag. Maximize the output of Disk Management: ALT-Spacebar
key combo (this pops up a menu) | X
key (selects Max
Drag the field separators (such as between Status and Capacity) to show entire field. This is very important, otherwise, needed info is not visible. Make a snapshot: WIN |
type SNIPPING | ENTER
Click the New
Drag the cursor around the area you want to snip. File | Save as |
select save location and name | Save
button Post the snapshot: ·
Click on the paperclip icon in that row of icons at the top of the message box. ·
Click on a BROWSE button. There are 5 of them. ·
Navigate to the folder containing the snapshot. ·
Click on the snapshot. ·
Click on the OPEN button. ·
Click on the UPLOAD button adjacent to the 5th BROWSE button. ·
Close the MANAGE ATTACHMENTS window. ·
Position the cursor at the spot in the message where you want the
snapshot to appear. ·
Click on the PaperClip again. ·
Click on the file which you want to insert ·
Attach code will be inserted into your message.