How to run a Smart Scan Virus Scan in ESET Version 7

The information in this article refers to a previous version of ESET. It is recommended that you run the most current version of ESET. Please see our tech article How to update your ESET Program to the Latest Version for assistance with updating your program. The information in the article below is provided as a convenience to those who may still have questions about the older version of the program.

Description: This guide applies to both ESET NOD32 Antivirus Version 7 and ESET Smart Security Version 7. This guide will show you how to run a Smart Scan Virus Scan in ESET Version 7.

  1. Double click on the ESET icon that is located on the right hand side of the taskbar.
    ESET taskbar icon
  2. Choose the Computer Scan tab from the Home screen.
    ESET computer scan tab
  3. Choose the Smart scan option from the Computer scan screen.
    ESET computer scan, smart scan