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ClamWin caught two viruses, then stopped
rem49


Joined: 17 Jan 2017
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ClamWin has done this twice. Caught two viruses and then stops after a while. Does not complete. Ity has been sitting on this last file for six hours now:

Loading virus signature database, please wait... done
C:\Program Files (x86)\Citrix\GoToAssist Corporate\1165\archive\GoToAssist_Corporate_Customer.exe: Win.Adware.Browsefox-42691 FOUND
C:\Program Files (x86)\HP\Digital Imaging\bin\hpqgplgtupl.exe: Win.Worm.Chir-2600 FOUND
C:\Program Files (x86)\TurboTax\Home & Business 2014\Forms\1040_14\dhtmlhelp\taxhelp.xml: [ 4%]

How to make it complete the scan?
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GuitarBob


Joined: 09 Jul 2006
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Location: USA
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How long have you been using ClamWin before this started happening? Was ClamWin working okay for a while before this started happening?

Does ClamWin quarantine any virus file before this happens?

Make sure that you use a real-time antivirus program besides ClamWin. ClamWin is an on-demand scanner--it does not detect any viruses before you scan with it, and a virus can be active on your computer before a ClamWin scan. ClamWin is a "second opinion" scanner.

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