As the title suggest, this article has got to do with antivirus and its function. Antivirus is a program used to protect your computer against malicious programs such as Viruses, Worms, malwares and Trojan horses by detecting and deleting them. You need to either purchase or download the freely available Antivirus programs on the Internet and install them on your computer in order to protect it against harmful programs. But you can also make your computer safe without installing an antivirus program on it! Command Antivirus by Authentium is an antivirus software package which scans your computer for malicious programs without staying on the hard drive of your computer. Another remarkable feature of this package is that it is updated every day with new virus profiles. Also Command Antivirus runs a computer scan without interfering with other tasks on your computer. So it is quite easy to run a virus scan using this program. To run a virus scan using Command Antivirus, you have to go to the Authentium website.
Step by step instructions are as follows:
Step 1: Go to the Authentium website. You can download this program only if you are downloading it using Internet Explorer. You cannot download the program if you are using any other browser.
Step 2: Click on the green Download button to download the program.
Step 3: If Authentium requires any permission before the download starts, grant the permission. So that the download can start.
Step 4: once the download is finished, click Install to install Command Antivirus program on your computer. Remember that this for once only. If you need to run the scan again, you have to download it again by repeating the steps given above.
Step 5: You will be prompted to follow on screen commands if any virus is found on your computer. This way Command Antivirus program will be able to delete the virus from your computer and rescan your computer.
After running the Command Antivirus scan, you must uninstall it from your computer because it one time program and you need to reinstall it if you wish to run the scan a second time. To uninstall the Command Antivirus program from your computer, follow the steps given below:
Step 1: Press the Start button on the task bar, go to Control Panel option, click on it.
Step 2: A list of the programs installed on your computer will be displayed. Search for the Command Antivirus program and click on it. It will be highlighted with a remove button.
Step 3: Click on the Remove button to uninstall the Command Antivirus from your computer.
After the Command Antivirus program is removed from your computer, you can run a virus scan by reinstalling it on your computer. Simply follow the process for the installation described above. Since Command Antivirus program comes with updated virus profile every 24 hours, you have a free antivirus virus program to protect your computer every day so you can have a sigh of relief!