Where can I find free online virus scanners?

Updated: 01/24/2018 by Computer Hope
Antivirus programs and companies

Below is a listing of available online virus scanners that can be used to scan your computer for viruses over the Internet. Some of these virus scanners require ActiveX to run properly, it is recommended if you are not using Internet Explorer and encountering issues with these virus scanners in Internet Explorer.


Depending on the speed of your Internet connection and how many files are on the computer determines the time it takes for these online virus scanners to complete. Often it takes around 30-60 minutes to complete.