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Windows 7: Does Virus Scanner Function For All Users?

10 Apr 2015   #1

Win 7 Pro
Does Virus Scanner Function For All Users?

Does a virus scanner function for all users?

In the past, I never set up my computer for another user. I have just set up some computers for another user besides myself, and thrown a guest account in there too. I am using Microsoft Security Essentials.

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10 Apr 2015   #2

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Windows 10, Home Clean Install

A scan by MSE checks all the files on the hard drive
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10 Apr 2015   #3

Windows 7 Pro 64 bit

Virus scanners function for all users. To do otherwise would be a serious security hole which malware authors would be sure to exploit.
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