TrojanHunter Scanner Options

Scan Options

Scan zip-files
If enabled, TrojanHunter will scan files inside zip archives. It is recommended that you leave this option enabled.

Scan rar-files
If enabled, TrojanHunter will scan files inzide rar archives. It is recommended that you leave this option enabled.

Scan binded executables
With this option enabled, TrojanHunter will scan program files to see if they have other programs attached, and if so, scan the attached programs for trojans. The method to attach programs to other program files is often used by trojan droppers. It is recommended that you leave this option enabled.

Advanced Trojan Analyzer

Enable Advanced Trojan Analyzer
Enables the Advanced Trojan Analyzer, which enables TrojanHunter to detect "possible trojan files" using generic identification techniques. Since the advanced trojan analyzer has a very high detection ratio for unknown trojan analyzer it is recommended that you leave this option enabled.

Clean Options

Show clean dialog if trojans were found
Automatically pops up the clean dialog if trojans are found during a scan.

Clean registry entries
If enabled, TrojanHunter will clean registry entries associated with trojans that have been found during scanning.

Paths

Rule file directory
Controls the location of the TrojanHunter detection rule files.

Report Options

Font
Font to use for the scan report.

Size
Font size to use for the scan report.

Display log messages
If enabled, informational messages are displayed during the scan.

Show 'Tell me more links' in scan report
If enabled, clickable links such as "What's a possible trojan files?" will be diplayed in the scan report which can be clicked for more information on alerts and detections.

Miscellaneous

Show hint balloons
If enabled, hint balloons will be used to give the user information on how to use the scanner. This can be helpful for new users of the program.

Show splash screen at startup
Controls whether or not to show the splash (startup) screen while the scanner is loading.

Remember selected folders
If enabled, the folders that have been selected for scanning will be remembered.

Advanced