It takes much more than just CPU power or sufficient disk space for a computer system to run efficiently and without hiccups. It also has to be free from viruses and malware. There are many security options available either online or can be installed on your computer to keep it in tip-top shape. But if you are looking for an antivirus scanner that can operate locally without prior installation, then eScanAV Anti-Virus Toolkit is an option.
This application is a free system antivirus scanner which scans and neutralize or eradicate any detected malware, spyware, rootkits, adware and viruses, and it also provides antivirus protection. Although it does not need to be installed, the software will still store some needed files in Windows Temp folder which can be easily deleted if you have no need for the application anymore.
This antivirus scanner interface is straightforward and easy to operate with several available scan options to choose from. You can set the application to scan the registry, OS services, installed services, the startup directory or all the local drives. You can also choose to scan a particular folder with(out) its sub-folders.
The tool works efficiently and fully capable of detecting and eliminating all sorts of malware including spyware, adware, keyloggers and illegal dialers. It also provides scan logs and network activity.
One of the best features of the application is that it provides you with the latest virus definitions database accompanied by a daily reminder.
eScanAV AntiVirus Toolkit is licensed as freeware for PC or laptop with Windows 32 bit and 64 bit operating system. It is in antivirus category and is available to all software users as a free download.