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Disable removable media scanning in ESET Windows home products

Solution

Increased vulnerability

Disabling removable media scanning can expose your system to security risks. Use caution when disabling this feature.

 macOS Users: View instructions for ESET Cyber Security

  1. Open the main program window of your Windows ESET product.

  2. Press the F5 key to access Advanced setup. 
     
  3. Expand Detection Engine → Malware scans → Removable media, select Do not scan, and then click OK.

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