Join Nancy C. Muir for an in-depth discussion in this video Viewing performance, part of Norton Internet Security Essential Training.
…In this movie I show you how to use system insight along with a set of…features that allow you to view information and…make settings to improve your computer's performance.…In addition, I cover how to make performance alert settings.…So you can decide what kinds of performance issues you want to Norton to…call to your attention.…Click Performance from the main window.…Performance is all about how fast and efficiently programs and…processes run on your computer.…Because programs can be running without your knowledge.…
Norton System Insight gives you information you can use if…you notice a system slowdown.…For example, you can see how much of your system's resources are being used by…a certain program, which could be slowing your system.…You also get a graphical overview of activity on your computer.…Such as scans, installations of programs and performance alerts.…You can optimize your hard drive to organize information more efficiently.…Now I'm going to level with you, Norton System Insight provides so…much information that some of it just isn't that useful to the average user.…
She explains how to set up real-time protection, configure scans of your system, and schedule tasks so that they don't hog system resources at important times. She'll also show how to set up a Smart Firewall to protect your entire network, and configure antivirus and antispam protection for messaging and email. Then learn how to protect and control your family's experience online, use an Identity Safe account for web browsing, and work with Norton's add-on cloud-sharing, mobile security, and remote monitoring services. Finally, Nancy explains how to incorporate Norton software as part of an overall privacy and security effort.
- Installing Norton Internet Security
- Excluding sites from scans
- Viewing performance data
- Running updates
- Configuring and running scans
- Protecting yourself online and on mobile devices