Pausing and resuming protection
Pausing protection means temporarily disabling all protection components for a certain period of time.
As a result of temporarily disabling protection, all protection components are paused.
This is indicated by the following signs:
In this case, protection is discussed in the context of the protection components. Disabling or pausing protection components does not effect the performance of virus scan tasks and Kaspersky Internet Security updates.
If network connections were established at the same time as the protection was paused, a notification about termination of such connections is displayed.
When working on a computer running under Microsoft Windows Vista or Microsoft Windows 7, you can pause protection using Kaspersky Gadget. To do this, Kaspersky Gadget should be configured so that the option of opening the reports window would be assigned to one of its buttons.
To pause the protection of your computer:
To resume computer protection,
You can use this method to resume computer protection when the Pause option has been selected, or when you have selected or Pause until reboot.