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QTS 5.0.x

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Scanning Shared Folders

  1. Log on to QTS as administrator.
  2. Go to Control Panel > Applications > Antivirus > Scan Jobs.
  3. Click Add a Scan Job.

    The Scan Job Creation window opens.

  4. Enter a name for this task.
  5. Select one of the following options.


    User Action

    All folders

    Click All folders.

    Specific folders

    1. Click Specific folders.

    2. Select a shared folder from the drop-down menu.

    3. Click Add.


      To remove a shared folder, click .

  6. Click Next.

    The Schedule screen appears.

  7. Select a scan frequency option and configure the settings if required.
  8. Click Next.

    The File Filter screen appears.

  9. Select one of the following file filter options:



    Scan all files

    Scans all files on the NAS for viruses.

    Quick scan (Only potentially dangerous file types listed below)

    Only file types in the list are scanned for viruses. You can modify the list.

  10. Optional: Exclude files and folders from the virus scan.
    1. Select Exclude files or folders.
    2. Specify the files, file types, and folders to exclude from the scan.
  11. Click Next.

    The Scan Options screen appears.

  12. Enter the maximum file size for the virus scan.
  13. Optional: Select at least one of the following options.



    Scan compressed files content

    Scans compressed files.


    You can specify the maximum compressed file size that Antivirus will scan.

    Deep scan for document files

    Scans Microsoft Office, iWork, RTF, PDF, and HTML files.

  14. Click Next.

    The Action to take when infected files are found screen appears.

  15. Select an option on what to do with infected files.



    Only report the virus

    QTS only reports detected viruses and does not take any further action. The detections will appear in Reports.

    Move infected files to quarantine

    QTS quarantines the infected files. You cannot access these files from shared folders. You can review the virus scan report in Reports and delete or restore infected files in Quarantine.

    Delete infected files automatically

    QTS deletes the infected files.


    These files are permanently deleted.

  16. Click Finish.

    The scan job appears in the Job Name list.