VTE Virus Scanner

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On most systems, this runs without a hitch, however on a few minor
ones, selecting the drive scan may hang, or stop short (this is rare,
and seldom happens from the testing I've done).  If this happens, when
vtefs.exe stops running, look at the filesize of abspath.map in the
install directory.  When you initiate a drive scan, select the KB Delay
at 75% of the relative size of abspath.map (e.g. size=100k, KB Delay =

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Re: VTE Virus Scanner

idbeholda@gmail.com wrote:
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It has been pointed out by others here at alt.comp.freeware that
download.com doesn't test the programs they list. This has led to
complaints about adware and viruses.

Would it be possible for you to submit your program to snapfiles.com for
testing, and let us know when the results have been posted?

I am not bound to please thee with my answers.

     William Shakespeare

Re: VTE Virus Scanner

QWERTY wrote:

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erm. . .  they do test programs now. . .


How we test for adware & spyware.
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"Every time a new file is submitted to the CNET Download.com site
through Upload.com, it is scanned multiple times to ensure it is virus
free. . . "

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