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"Files not scanned" reported in log file

We use VirusScan + AntiSpyware Enterprise 8.5i. We suspect that our computers are infected with some Trojans. We have run on demand scan on all computers. All seems fine now but in log reports of on demand scan we see that some number of files (around 30) in each PC reported as "Files not scanned".

Please advise what kind of files these files could be. Files that are not worth scanning due to any reason or files that VS cannot scan and they are still dangerous? Is there any way out to see which files they are?

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RE: "Files not scanned" reported in log file


Those are files that are locked by the operating system and are generally nothing to worry about.

RE: "Files not scanned" reported in log file

Thank you.

RE: "Files not scanned" reported in log file

You`re welcome.

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