Scan or Scan As Administrator: What's The Difference

Discussion in 'ESET Smart Security' started by MrGump, Sep 9, 2009.

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  1. MrGump

    MrGump Registered Member

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    I notice that I can either "scan" or "scan as administrator". What is the difference? Is one better than the other?

    thank you. :D
     
  2. Rmuffler

    Rmuffler Former Eset Moderator

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    Hello MrGump,

    Running a scan as admin will allow the ESET Smart Security scanner to access files that only the admin of the machine can access.

    Thank you,
    Richard
     
  3. MrGump

    MrGump Registered Member

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    thank you.
     
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