Windows Live® Virus Scan

What are the features and usability of Windows Live® OneCare Safety Scanner?


Windows Live® OneCare Safety Scanner is a free service designed to help ensure the health of your PC. It is a free web-based service of Windows Live® that protects your system against spyware, malware, viruses and other PC threats. It offers two scanning options-‘Quick Scan’ and ‘Full Service Scan’. The Quick Scan method offers to scan for virus threats only in some selected areas of your system. The Full Service Scan takes care of all the common health issues of your computer such as open network ports, performance of your computer and viruses. The ‘Full Scan’ offers virus scan, Disk Fragmentation scan, Disk cleanup scan and Open port scan. Windows live® OneCare Safety Scanner offers complete protection from junk on your hard disk. It helps to improve system performance. It is reliable and easy-to-use software that offers strong PC protection service.


The key features and usability of Windows live® OneCare Safety Scanner are:




  • Provides information regarding PC threats

  • Offers tools that protect your system

  • Improves system performance



Provides information regarding PC threats



For installing security-related Windows® 2000 updates, you need to upgrade your machine with any of the version of Windows® 2000, including Windows® 2000 Professional, Windows® 2000 Server, and Windows® 2000 Advanced Server. In addition, you need Windows® 2000 Service Pack 3. Some other components include Intel® Pentium®-133-MHz processor, 256MB RAM, and 1GB hard disk.



Offers tools that protect your system



Windows Live® OneCare Safety scanner offers to you a variety of tools that helps to protect your computer as well as takes care of the optimization and enhancement of the safety of your computer. It include phishing filter, junk filter etc to ensure system security. The mails you receive in your account are first scanned by the Scanner to ensure they are from trusted sources. If suspected, they are moved to a folder specified for mails posing threat.



Improves system performance


Windows Live® OneCare is a comprehensive PC care service that helps protect and maintain your computer with antivirus, firewall, antispyware, anti-phishing, PC performance tune-ups, and file backup and restore functionality. It scans and removes all the viruses from system and blocks all sort of junks from entering the system. It also notifies you of possible threats. Thus, it improves the system performance.




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