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Posted by Jason G. on 06 October 2010 07:36 PM

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This is the main screen of WinSweeper.  It provides a dashboard overview of the privacy status of your computer.

Privacy Status

This colored bar indicates the privacy status of your PC based upon a number of proprietary privacy factors.

Color Indicators:
Red = You privacy is at high risk of exposure. You need to run WinSweeper immediately.
Yellow = Some parts of you computer are exposed to privacy risk. Run WinSweeper as soon as possible.
Green = Your privacy is at low risk of exposure.  This is the ideal status.  Running WinSweeper often will ensure your always in the "green".

Identity Exposure Risk

This is an indication of how protected your computer is from privacy threats using our patented algorithm.  It is based on a number of factors that indicate your computer's privacy risk level.

Risk Definitions:
High
= Your privacy is at high risk of exposure. You need to run WinSweeper immediately.
Medium = Some parts of you computer are exposed to privacy risk.  Run WinSweeper as soon as possible.
Low = Your privacy is at low risk of exposure.  This is the ideal status.  Running WinSweeper often will ensure your risk stays low.

Next Scheduled Scan

If you have enabled the "Automatic hourly scan and clean" this will indicate the date and time of your next scheduled scan.

Scan History

This dialog box shows you the total risk files and disk space that WinSweeper has cleaned since installation.  It also informs you of the date and time of your last scan.

Privacy Tips

This section provides you with useful tips to protect your privacy online.

"Start Scan" Button

This is the button you click to begin a WinSweeper privacy scan.

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