Protecting disks, files, and data from viruses Scan disks, folders, and files
Click Scan or Scan/Repair. In Mac OS 8-9.x if the Virus Scanning Preferences are not set to repair infected files automatically, the button name is Scan. When the scan is complete, the results are shown in the window. The top pane of the window shows a summary of the scan. The bottom pane of the window lists any files that were found to have problems.