Endpoint virus scanning
The anti-virus software which is available on the Desktop@UCL service is Endpoint.
Your system tray in the bottom right hand corner of the Desktop@UCL PC screen will display an Endpoint icon which is normally green to show all scans are normal.
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This will change to a red icon if there is a problem or if the connection to the Endpoint server has been broken.
If a virus has been detected by the system, you will see the following screen shot:
Scanning for viruses and spyware
You can scan individual files, folders and drives for viruses and spyware.
- If you are on a Desktop@UCL PC, double-click on the Computer icon on your desktop and navigate to the drive, folder or file you want to scan.
- If you are using the Citrix Receiver, go to File Explorer>File Explorer-APP from your start menu.
Right click on the drive, folder or file you want to scan and select ‘Scan with System Centre 2012 Endpoint Protection’.
- The scanning window will appear showing the progress of the scan.
- When the scan has been completed, a report will be displayed on your screen showing the outcome of the scan. If the report has been successful, you will receive a green tick on a computer icon.