Everyone knows the importance of having good antivirus software and there are plethora of antivirus software both paid as well as free for Windows operating system. All of them boast about different features and functionality they offer over their competitors, but one big drawback that all of them have is the slow system scanning process.
If you have ever attempted to run antivirus scanner over GBs of data you would realize how painfully slow is the process and often users end up canceling scan process in the middle so that they can free the system resources and do the rest of their work. What if you can have an antivirus with can scan your system and present you with the virus scanning report in just 60 seconds? Does this sound exciting to you? If your answer is yes then here is Bitdefender 60-Second Virus Scanner for you.
Bitdefender 60-Second Virus Scanner is fast and free desktop app which detects malicious threats in less than 60 seconds. It has no impact on your system resources. The entire process of scanning of virus and other possible malware threats is done in 60 second.
Bitdefender 60-Second Virus Scanner is Windows 8 certified and doesn’t require regular updates rather it uses cloud scanning technology. The Bitdefender 60-Second Virus Scanner works perfectly with any other antivirus software and performs silent background scanning while you continue to enjoy your PC.
After you download 60-Second Virus Scanner, double click to initiate the installation process. Click on Agree and Install button to start the installation.It doesn’t take more than mini to complete the installation. Upon completion press finish button.
To start 60-second scanning click on magnification glass icon. In 60 second, scanner will analyze running processes, critical area, system files.
At the end of scan you will be presented with scan result and report.
Click on view report will show security status and scan statistics.
Clicking on the gear icon brings the settings menu. Where you can adjust scanning frequency, real time scanning and other settings. You can also access scan reports by click on report icon on the left.
Overall we are impressed with Bitdefender 60-second virus scanner, low memory footprint and fast scanning is best features of this antivirus scanner. However, it will not replace full fledged antivirus software, but will definitely come handy when you do not have any antivirus software installed on your system, and you quickly want to scan your system without spending much time in downloading and installing antivirus software.