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Excessive Scans Causing Performance Issues

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My ESET product on one computer seems to be running excessive scans. I've noticed up to 9 scans running at once, some potentially leftover from previous days. This is causing significant slowdowns during operation Notebook.

Can you advise on how to:

Cancel any leftover scans from previous days ?
Configure ESET to only start a new scan once the previous one finishes?






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Unfortunately scans started from ESET PROTECT cannot be stopped. Have the user reboot the machine to stop all the scans. If you want to run a disk scan on a regular basis with an option for users to be able to cancel or pause the scan, use Scheduler in a product policy and enable the appropriate option:




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