I have threats detected but unable to remove it. What do I do?

  • 20 January 2016
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I have threats detected but unable to remove it What do I do?  The file has a red X by it so I cant select it

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Hello matthijetz,
Welcome to the Webroot Community,
If this is a PC then please follow below.
Can you run a deep scan in Safe Mode with Networking the instructions on how to do so are shown below. 
1. Start your computer in Safe Mode with Networking. For instructions on starting in Safe Mode with Networking
2. Open Webroot SecureAnywhere from the tray, start menu or desktop icon.
3. Click on the cog icon next to 'PC Security'. http://www.webroot.com/En_US/SecureAnywhere/PC/WSA_PC_Help.htm#C2_Scanning/CH2e_Defining_Custom_Scan...
4. Open the 'Scan & Shields' tab.
5. Click the 'Custom Scan' button.
6. The default scan option is 'Deep'. Click Scan.

This will start a Deep Scan of your system. Please allow this scan to complete and remove any threats found. Once the scan is complete, you may restart your system normally. And please let us know if your issue persist as you may need to Submit a Support Ticket for further Expert help free of charge with your Active Subscription.