Security: Any reason why an antivirus scan should take over 5 hours on numerous occasions?
- ArimatthewdaviesLv 75 months agoBest Answer
You must have a very large amount of music and pictures. if you do have a very large amount of music and pictures it can take a very long time to do a virus scan.
- EnigmaLv 65 months ago
What antivirus is that? How much software is on your PC? Ever clean the disk? Defrag?
- PLv 75 months ago
Probably because you have a lot of files and a slow hard drive.