As we know that there is not even a single antivirus program that can guarantee 100% protection from viruses.Having more then one antivirus installed on your computer will certainly reduce your system performance .Well In this tutorial I will explain to you how you can scan your files with 41 antivirus softwares simultaneously in minutes.This is an online scan and requires you to upload your file to the site.After uploading is complete it will take only 1-5 minutes depending upon the size of your file and will give you the scan result with every detail of the virus found.
Another advantage of using this online scanner is that you can also scan websites.You just have to enter the url of the website and it will scan the whole website and tell you whether the website is clean or not.
Here is the step by step tutorial with screenshots on How to Scan Files With 41 Antivirus Softwares Simultaneously
1.Go to www.virustotal.com
2.Upload the file you want to scan with 41 antivirus softwares.
3.After upload is complete it will scan them automatically and generate the results.
The Advantages of Using virustotal Scan are
- Completely free
- Scan files with 41 antivirus softwares
- Easy to use and fast
- Complate scan results are provided
- Requires you to upload files(Difficult to scan large files)
- Cannot scan the whole pc and provide real time protection