The file can be moved out of Quarantine by following these steps:Tick the box next to the relevant file in Quarantine.Click… More options (three dots), then select an action: Restore: Restore: Move the file back to its original location. Close the window by clicking Close.
Click on Protection history after selecting Virus & threat protection.
You can filter by Quarantined Items in the list of all recent items.
You can restore an item if you want to keep it.
Where Does Avast Store Quarantined Items?
Virus Chests are a safe place to store potentially harmful files, which are completely isolated from the rest of the operating system. A potentially harmful file is detected by Avast and sent to the Virus Chest.
What Happens If I Restore A Quarantined File?
In order to restore an item from quarantine, it must be released from quarantine and returned to its original location. It is recommended not to restore quarantined items unless you are certain they are safe to do so.
Should I Remove Quarantined Files?
Unless you want them to be deleted, quarantined files are not removed. If you want to manually delete the file, you will need to instruct your antivirus. quarantine a file indefinitely, but if it is infected, you should quarantine it and clean it as soon as possible.
What Do You Do With A Quarantined File?
Files that have been quarantined do not disappear. Despite the fact that the file appears to be infected, it is in quarantine, so it is not able to infect your computer. You can trust it. In the event that the file can be fixed and the infection has been eliminated, the quarantine can be lifted and the file can be restored to service.
Where Does Quarantined Files Go?
In order to prevent the use of quarantined items, they are stored in a secure folder. In addition to heuristic scanning, VirusScan also uses behavioral analysis. A file that is identified as risky by the heuristic scanner may also be quarantined if it is found. In addition to being known as Heuristic scanning, Active Protection is also known as this.
How Do I Stop Avast From Deleting Files?
Go to Settings after launching Avast.
You can find the Virus Scans option under Protection.
You can view exceptions by scrolling all the way down to the bottom.
Adding an exception is as simple as clicking Add Exception.
Click Add Exception again after adding the file path, folder path, or website domain to the exclusion list.
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