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Offline nickdubois84

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full scan
« on: April 30, 2021, 02:14:41 PM »
How do i run a full scan on the free avast for android?

Offline r@vast

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Re: full scan
« Reply #1 on: April 30, 2021, 03:00:42 PM »

Offline nickdubois84

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Re: full scan
« Reply #2 on: April 30, 2021, 04:47:36 PM »
Thanks for the response but the guide only explains regular scans, and not full scans. Apparently you are supposed to do a full scan once per week.

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Re: full scan
« Reply #3 on: April 30, 2021, 06:31:47 PM »
If you open the Avast App, there is a big round Scan button, does that not do what you wish ?

I have just run it and it doesn't take very long (but I don't have lots of junk on my phone).

Also use the Hamburger (3 bars) button (top left) > Settings > Protection and you may find Internal Storage Scanning isn't enabled you can elect to do that but could increase scan duration.
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