Is there a way to pause/resume the Malicious Software Removal tool scan?


  • I try to run a full scan with the Malicious Software Removal tool at least monthly.  It runs for 40+ hours, however, sometimes driving the computer to its knees.  Is there a hidden pausing and resuming feature that can be enabled?  Or to signal to the program to run only when it detects that the computer is idle?


    Thursday, February 11, 2016 4:46 PM


  • Hi,

    Based on my reaserch, the scan process is always going on until you finished scanning. 

    Wish you have a nice day.

    Best Regards,


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    Friday, February 12, 2016 12:06 PM