Creating Custom Scans

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You can create a customized scan that you run manually.

To create a custom scan:

  1. From the system tray, double-click the Webroot icon.

    The main interface displays.

  2. Click the PC Security gear icon.

    The Scan & Shields panel displays.

  3. Click the Custom Scan button. The Customized Scan window displays.

  4. Select any of the following options:
    • To perform a surface scan of files in active memory, select the Quick radio button.
    • To perform a scan of local hard drives, select the Full radio button.
    • To perform a scan for rootkits, trojans, and other threats, select the Deep radio button.
    • To limit the scan to certain folders and files, click the Custom radio button, click the Add File/Folder button, and click the Add button to select the folders and files you want to scan.
    • To delete a file or folder, highlight it and click the Remove button.

  5. When you're done, click the Start Scan button.