AVG scanning

  Proxy Worm 17:14 21 Feb 04
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When i do a panda online scan it checks through more than 100,000 files but my AVG does 37,000. It also takes 12 minutes when my Norton used to take a solid 20 minutes. What about you, does it hceck less files? Thanks in advance.

  hugh-265156 17:19 21 Feb 04

avg takes about 25 mins to scan about 22gigs on a 40 gig drive for me.

do you run a full scan or custom?

  Proxy Worm 17:23 21 Feb 04

I go to the main avg window and press run complete scan of my 120 gb drive with 15 gigs. Dunno about any custom stuf lol.

  hugh-265156 17:34 21 Feb 04

if you select "tests/custom test" you can select what to to scan etc.

thought thats maybe what you were doing.

  Proxy Worm 17:49 21 Feb 04

I have just finished doing a Trend Micro scan and it has scanned 77056 files, hwo come it scans so much more then AVG? I am gettting worried of my security lol.

  hugh-265156 17:54 21 Feb 04

wouldnt worry to much.

maybe they just cant count :-)

  whatsupdoc 18:02 21 Feb 04

16 mins to scan 47 gig on a 120g drive for me.
looks at 120,000 files.

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