Tips for scanning External Hard Drives – Webroot

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Webroot antivirus has the latest features that can provide you with a more pleasant experience with regards to the security of your computer. With the aid of Webroot Internet security software, you will be able to eliminate harmful threats and viruses from your computer. For those who have to examine the external hard drive need not be concerned as well thanks to antivirus it is possible to without much difficulty check the drive’s router surface to check for viruses.

With the aid of a couple of simple steps, you are able to check the drive’s outer surface. If an issues arise while following the procedure, you should immediately reach out to Support.

In the beginning, check that the external hard drive is connected correctly to the Computer. The power cable is connected to the back of the drive in the event that it needs an alternative source of power to the Computer. Turn on the hard drive in the event that it is equipped with an automatic switch.

Double click on the “My Computer icon, or select the ‘Start menu, and then select the option “Computer. This will show the hard drives connected to your Computer.

Find the hard drive. Right-click the drive, and select the “Sweep for Threats” option.

Then, follow the instructions on screen and stay until the antivirus scans your hard drive. The result could take from between a few minutes and an hour or more, and will depend on the full up storage on your drive.

Once the output is completed it will display the effects from the pass. If there’s no virus present on the drive, the screen will say “No risk found” and if the drive is infected with the virus after that, you are able to eliminate virus from the hard drive using the appropriate option. You can repair or erase the virus.

If you experience any technical issue that is related to Webroot Antivirus Software, without any hesitation, you can reach out to the Webroot Team for technical assistance. They are available 24/7 to the customers and can provide the fastest solution to their problems.

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