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I'm running Norton Anti-Virus 7 and when I scan my hard drive, it stops after scanning only 35,000 objects (aprx.) with at least 200,000 more to go. Why is this and what can I do to stop it from happening? Thanks!
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Norton is not a good app on Mac. Repairing permissions may help
repair permissions. After every software update, and about every 2 weeks: close all apps and log totally off. Log on, go in Finder, Applications. Utilities, Disk Utility. After the message -getting disk information- select volume (below the hard drive name -upper left corner). Just highlight it. Now look to the lower two things are there near the middle, verify permissions, repair permissions. Click repair permissions
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