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How do I run a full virus scan on my computer?
First, open the Start menu and type 鈥淲indows Security.鈥? Click on the 鈥淲indows Security鈥?app icon that pops up. In the sidebar, click 鈥淰irus Threat Protection.鈥? It鈥檚 possible to do a quick scan from here by clicking the 鈥淨uick Scan鈥?button.
How do I check if my computer is infected with malware?
On Windows 10, open your Start menu, type 鈥淪ecurity,鈥?and click the 鈥淲indows Security鈥?shortcut to open it. You can also head to Settings Update Security Windows Security Open Windows Security. To perform an anti-malware scan, click 鈥淰irus threat protection.鈥?Click 鈥淨uick Scan鈥?to scan your system for malware.
How do I perform an anti-malware scan on my computer?
To perform an anti-malware scan, click 鈥淰irus threat protection.鈥?Click 鈥淨uick Scan鈥?to scan your system for malware. Windows Security will perform a scan and give you the results. If any malware is found, it will offer to remove it from your PC automatically.
How do I remove a virus from my computer?
Run a complete virus scan on your entire computer. If you happen to have another non-persistent (not always running) antimalware tool installed, like SUPERAntiSpyware or Malwarebytes, run that, too, when this is done. SUPERAntiSpyware. Don’t simply run the default, quick system scan which may not include many important parts of your PC.