Run a right-click scan

You can scan files, folders and drives from Windows Explorer or the desktop by running a right-click scan.

  1. Using Windows Explorer, or on the desktop, select the file, folder or disk drive you want to scan.
    You can select multiple files and folders.
  2. Right-click the selection, and then click Scan with Sophos Anti-Virus.

If any threats or controlled applications are found, click More, and then refer to the Managing quarantine items section of this Help file.