Configuring Scan Now Settings

  1. Go to Agents > Agent Management.
  2. In the agent tree, click the root domain icon () to include all agents or select specific domains or agents.
  3. Click Tasks > Scan Now.

    The Scan Now screen appears.

  4. To change the pre-configured Scan Now settings before initiating the scan, click Settings.
    1. Select the following options:
      • Enable virus/malware scan

      • Enable spyware/grayware scan

        Note:

        You must enable virus/malware scanning before you can enable spyware/grayware scanning.

    2. Configure the Target settings.

      For more information, see Scan Now: Target Tab.

    3. Configure the Action settings.

      For more information, see Scan Now: Action Tab.

    4. Configure the Scan Exclusion settings.

      For more information, see Scan Now: Scan Exclusion Tab.

    5. Click < Back to return to the Scan Now screen.
  5. In the agent tree, select the Security Agents to scan and click Initiate Scan Now.

    The server sends a notification to the selected Security Agents.

  6. Click Select Unnotified Endpoints and then Initiate Scan Now to immediately resend the notification to the Security Agents that did not receive the notification.
  7. Click Stop Notification to cancel the notification to Security Agents.

    Security Agents that already started the scan continue the scan in progress.

  8. For Security Agents that already started the scan, click Stop Scan Now to cancel the active scan.