How do you use F-Secure Safe?

How do you use F-Secure Safe?

To protect additional devices, log in to My F‑Secure with your account username and password. Select Add device and follow the instructions on the screen. You can find more detailed step-by-step instructions in the SAFE online help. SAFE shows expired after purchase?

How do I add exclusions to f-secure?

How do I exclude a file or folder from scanning?

  1. Open your F-Secure program.
  2. On the left navigation bar, select Tools and then select App and file control.
  3. Select the Excluded tab.
  4. Click Add new.
  5. Select the file or folder that you want to exclude, and select OK.
  6. Click Close to close the window.

What is F-Secure used for?

F‑Secure SAFE internet security’s award-winning protection lets you use your computer, smartphone, and tablet to surf the web, shop online, and use online banking without worrying. F‑Secure SAFE internet security automatically protects you and your devices against malware, hackers, and identity theft.

How do I exclude a file from real time scanning?

Excluding files from real-time scanning

  1. Select Do not scan the following files and applications.
  2. Click Add.
  3. Select the scope.
  4. Select the identification method.
  5. Enter the path or hash that you want to exclude from scanning.
  6. Click OK.

How do I exclude a scan document?

Exclude files or folders from scanning

  1. Open the product from the Windows Start menu.
  2. On the main page, select .
  3. Select Quarantine and exclusions.
  4. Select the Excluded tab.
  5. Select Add new.
  6. Select the file or folder that you do not want to include in scans.
  7. Select OK.

Does F secure work on Windows 7?

Resolution: Microsoft has stopped releasing security updates for the Windows 7 operating system as of January 2020. F-Secure will continue to support Windows 7 with our home products until January 2023 at least.

Does F secure work on Windows 11?

For details on the latest release of F-Secure Elements Agent for Windows, see the change log on F-Secure Community. Computer Protection for Windows supports the following operating system versions: Microsoft Windows 11 (all 64-bit editions), ARM-based tablets are not supported.

Who runs F-Secure?


Type Public
Founder Petri Allas Risto Siilasmaa
Headquarters Helsinki, Finland
Key people Risto Siilasmaa, founder & chairman Juhani Hintikka, CEO Mikko Hyppönen, CRO
Products Cybersecurity software

Can I use F-secure SSH client with X Windows client?

It is strongly recommended F-Secure SSH Client be used in conjunction with X Windows Client! It is strongly recommended to use F-Secure as your SSH program in conjunction with X-Win32. While other SSH programs should work, F-Secure is the only one supported by IT.

How do I install F-Secure Anti-Virus?

F-SecureNetworkInstaller-IS.exe (F-Secure Internet Security) F-SecureNetworkInstaller-AV.exe (F-Secure Anti-Virus) Once the installation setup window opens, select Accept and continue. Note: The product automatically detects the pre-selected language used by the computer and sets the product to use the same language.

How can I get help with F-Secure?

Speak with an F-Secure expert and get answers to your questions. Check phone numbers and service hours. A collection of support tools to address specific product issues. Submit malware and suspicious samples for analysis. Download the latest product versions.

What is F-Secure Internet Security?

Award-winning F‑Secure Internet Security lets you surf the web, shop online and use internet banking safely. Read more. For help and advice, please visit our support pages. Advanced protection for your PC with the fastest response to online threats for a safe online life.