How does Kaspersky Rescue Disk work?

Kaspersky antivirus has become one of the best security software programs that provide excellent protection at the very first time when your device starts with the help of a boot-time scan. Kaspersky Rescue Disk is a software suite of Kaspersky and it comes with tools such as a free bootable antivirus program, a web browser, and a Windows Registry editor.

The virus scanner allows you to scan and folder or files on the PC without the need of scanning the entire hard drive that is quite a useful feature. Kaspersky antivirus comes with a Kaspersky rescue disk and it is designed by keeping advanced threats and malware in mind.

 How does Kaspersky Rescue Disk work?

Kaspersky Rescue Disk Feature

Kaspersky antivirus comes with a rescue disk feature that is known for providing excellent security to the device against any malware, viruses, or threats.

Installation of Kaspersky Rescue Disk

For the complete installation of the Kaspersky Rescue Disk, first of all, download the ISO image file from the downloading page. The file will download as krd.iso. At this point, you can select to create a bootable disk or a bootable USB device. Either one will work but the further is a bit more complex.

To keep Kaspersky Rescue Disk on a disc, if you want to use a USB device and Kaspersky’s explanation of the specific and particular settings you need to use. When Kaspersky Rescue Disk is installed, all you need to do is to boot to it before the OS loads.

Kaspersky Rescue Disk Feature

When you first boot into the Kaspersky Rescue Disk, you have to press Enter to open the English version. The next screen has you choose if you want the graphic version or the test version. This is up to you but Kaspersky Rescue Disk and Graphics mode is quite easier to use since you can point and click on the menus as you would in the regular desktop application. Therefore, it is advisable to Press Enter when you see that option.

After various screens of code run via, the virus scanner will be opened automatically so that you can scan the disk boot sectors, hidden startup objects, the whole hard drive, or any particular file/folder. You can accept the license agreement and the privacy policy with the Accept option.

It is very much appreciated if you can scan only part of the hard drive rather than the whole thing. This is very useful if you already have known that you want to scan so you don’t have to waste time by checking the whole drive for malicious files.

From the Change Parameters link, you are able to adjust the scope of the scanner so that only particular folders are scanned because the boot sectors are checked for viruses and etc.

There is a constant desktop within the Kaspersky Rescue Disk that allows you to edit the registry, browse the internet, and even explore the operating system as you would in case if you were logged into a user account that is very helpful if the malware is preventing you from booting to the system.

The only thing that one can find that we don’t much about Kaspersky Rescue Disk is that it might take some time to download because the ISO image is rather large. To boot under Kaspersky Rescue Disk:

• First of all, download the Kaspersky Rescue Disk
• Write the Kaspersky Rescue Disk image to a USB drive or CD/DVD disk
• Then, connect the USB device to your PC or enter the CD/DVD drive
• Setup by booting from the USB media or CD/DVD drive
• After that, boot the PC under the Kaspersky Rescue Disk
• Update antivirus databases of the Kaspersky Rescue Disk
• In the end, you will need to run a scan of your computer

Quick ways to boot under Kaspersky Rescue Disk’

• First of all, press Esc when the message prompt “Press Esc to load Kaspersky Rescue Disk”
• Then, choose the language for the graphical interface and press Enter key
• After that, choose the Kaspersky Rescue Disk mode that is:

Kaspersky Rescue Disk: Graphics mode and in this mode, you can use Kaspersky Rescue Disk via the graphic user interface

Kaspersky Rescue Disk: Limited graphic mode, you can use this mode in case you are facing issues with the full graphic mode

In the end, press the Enter key and wait for the subsystem to load and you are done. Call on Kaspersky customer care UK to get in touch with the technical experts for any help. They can help you out with possible resolutions.