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Old 08-23-2014, 10:15 PM   #1
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I wonder if someone could tell me what this means.

I have a Mac computer and I have been having problems with it going very slow and the pinwheel shows up just about every day and really slows things down.

So today I did a full system scan with Avast and the results say:

Scanned files: 752291
Items: 752564
Infections: 0
Unable to scan: 276

What does it mean by 'unable to scan'?

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Those are usually files that are part of the permanent B I O S , and are never changed by a virus, because they are not access-able . they are read only.

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Okay, thank you Ed. It had me worried.

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