Full scan my computer for viruses using McAfee Internet Security Suite - Special edition from AOL

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Full scan my computer for viruses using McAfee Internet Security Suite - Special edition from AOL

For instructions on how to scan your computer for viruses using McAfee, click on the version of McAfee you currently have installed on your computer. If you've installed McAfee after October 14, 2013 you are using version 12.8.


To upgrade to the newest version of McAfee, check out our help article How do I upgrade my McAfee Internet Security Suite?


The instructions given below are for McAfee Internet Security Suite - Special edition from AOL version 12.8.

To run a Full Scan:

1. On the Home Page, click Virus and Spyware Protection.

2. Click Scan Your PC.

3. Click Run a full scan.

When the scan is complete, you'll see the message: Full Scan is done displaying the details of the scan.

NOTE: If you see the message No Issues Detected, then the computer is virus free. Just click Done.


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Last updated: 10-15-2013
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