Running a scan using your Trend Micro Security software

  • Solution ID:1059041
  • Last Updated:Sep. 26, 2018 5:19 AM (PST)
  • Applies to:Antivirus+ Security - 2016;2017;2018;2019;Internet Security - 2016;Internet Security - 2017;Internet Security - 2018;Internet Security - 2019;Maximum Security - 2016;Maximum Security - 2017;Maximum Security - 2018;Maximum Security - 2019;Premium Security - 2016;Premium Security - 2017;Premium Security - 2018;Premium Security - 2019;
  • Scanning your computer | Trend Micro Security

Trend Micro security software can keep your computer protected in "real-time," so you do not need to start a scan to remove malicious software. However, if your computer performs poorly due to a possible infection, you can still run a scan at any time.

This article teaches you how to perform a scan on your computer for malicious software using your Trend Micro Security software.


To perform a scan, click on the type of scan you want:
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Real-Time Scan
Quick Scan
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