Applies to: Sophos Home Premium (Mac) only
The fast scan is the default scan that targets the key system folders and areas where threats stay. These are the non-archives and the following directories:
- ~/Library/Application Support/
Note: It does not scan disk images, zip files and other archives.
This article describes how to run a fast scan on a Mac.
- Click the Sophos Home icon on the Menu bar to open the Sophos Home main window.
- Click on the three dots on the upper-right side of the window and select Scan.
- Click Start Scan.