How to reduce CPU usage during F-Secure scheduled scanning?


F-Secure scheduled scan causes high CPU usage. How can I reduce this?


Follow the steps below to change the priority of the scan from "Normal" to "Background" to improve the host performance during scheduled scanning:

  1. Open F-Secure Policy Manager console.
  2. Click on the Settings tab.
  3. Select Advanced view.
  4. Click F-Secure Anti-Virus.
  5. Click Settings.
  6. Click Settings for Manual Scanning.
  7. Click Scanning Options.
  8. Change the Priority value to Background.

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