Installing Norton AntiVirus for Macintosh Installation
See “Select a protection level during installation” on page 28.
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Select or confirm the Virus Scanning Preferences. Click Set Preferences and Continue. Follow the on-screen instructions to complete the installation.
Click Quit when installation has completed. For instructions on restarting your computer from your startup disk, see “Restart your computer” on page 31.
Select a protection level during installation
During the installation of Norton AntiVirus for Mac OS 8.1-9.x, select a level of virus protection that matches your computing needs. These levels are combinations of more detailed custom preferences.
Select from the following protection levels:
Auto-Protect is turned off. You have no automatic virus protection with this setting. You can scan for viruses manually, or use the contextual menu to scan selected items, or use the control-strip feature to turn Auto-Protect on.
Auto-Protect is turned on, but only scans files being opened or created, and Internet file downloads.
Provides comprehensive protection that monitors Internet activity, installations, and file exchanges, and provides warnings of common virus-like activities.
All of your computing activities are monitored for virus activities. Use this setting if you use File Sharing on your computer, or your computer is exposed to viruses.