How do I perform a System Scan?

To perform a System Scan, please do the following:

  • Open Spybot by right-clicking on the Spybot Start Center icon, and choosing the option to “Run as Administrator”.
  • Run as Administrator

  • Click on System Scan. This will open a new System Scan window and the scan will begin automatically.
  • If you have not downloaded and installed any signature updates, the System Scan will not begin automatically and you will be required to install the latest definition updates.
  • Once the updates have been installed, you can Start the System Scan.

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