Why is m.s.e. taking so long to scan on my computer Tags: Security Computers Windows 7 Last response: October 31, 2012 7:23 AM in Windows 7 Share sskeleton10 October 31, 2012 6:31:58 AM whenever i do a quci scan it takes an hour, and a long scan took 4 hours to do on my computer. how can i make scan faster, or should i use alternative prgrams More about : taking long scan computer | E-mail me updates | Report abuse Register or log in to remove Herr_Koos Windows 7 Expert October 31, 2012 7:23:12 AM Scan time will depend on the number of files you have. If it's a big drive with a large number of files, it will take time. You can configure it to ignore certain folders if you wish. | Report abuse Ask the community Publish Tom's Hardware>Forum>Windows 7>Why is m.s.e. taking so long to scan on my computer> Related ressources: ForumReal Time Protection ( MSE ) ForumMy computer lags and I don't know why . ForumHDD Scan is taking a long time ForumWhy does my computer take a long time to load windos internet explorer? ForumCan I download a game while doing a system scan ? ForumComputer Taking to long to load ForumWhy does my computer tekes long to launch? ForumWhy my laptop take long time to start ForumWhy is it taking long to show icons on desktop ForumArchiving Old (Antique) Prints - Scan VS Photograph ( long .. ForumSpysweeper5.2 realy long scan time???? ForumWhy is Windows XP taking forever to start? ForumComputer taking too long to boot before loading windows ForumWhy does it take my brandnew custom built computer so long to load up? ForumWhy is my program taking so long to uninstall? Forum"Reboot and select Proper boot device" ForumBest computer for live video streaming ForumMy external hard disk is shown on the computer, but a specific partition on it i ForumMy computer freezes when i go on certain websites ForumComputer crashed More resources Read discussions in other Windows 7 categories Configuration Customization Drivers Security Laptops !