Where is Avast Scan History Located?

Avast is an antivirus software and get used on most personal and business computers. In Avast, you can also scan your pc virus anytime manually with Avast anti-virus. However, Avast stores all data of previews scanning history. Here we will tell you, all about how to find it.So, Where is Avast Scan History Located? Let’s find out.


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Where is Avast Scan History Located?

Avast contain all information on previous scanning history and logs. You can also find it in your PC directory. Here we will show you both way to find Avast Scan history on your computer.


On Avast Anti-Virus Software

If you want to find last Avast Scan history of your computer, follow this.

Step 1: Firstly, open Avast Anti-virus software and go into Scan section.

Step 2: Then click on ‘Scan history’ option.


Step 3: Click on any previews Scan from the list, to see Scan History.

Note: You will see the scan history underneath the Scan title.

Step 4: To display a detailed report of the Avast scan history, click on ‘Detailed Report’ option.

Step 5: At the end, click ‘Close’ to exit.

On Your Computer Directory

You can also find your Avast Scan history on your computer storage system. The report files get automatically generated after the Scan gets finished. It may give you an extended view of your Pc’s scan history.

You can find Avast report files at C:\ProgramData\AVAST Software\Avast\report

You can also make a shortcut to report file on your desktop. First, enable ‘Show hidden files’ option on folder settings. Then create a new shortcut with Avast Scan report(as shown above) location.

For visual instruction, see this:

👉 If you are using Windows XP or lower version, follow this directory: C:\Documents and Settings\All Users\Application Data\AVAST Software\Avast\report

Last Word

You can set a shortcut of your Avast Scan report folder. It will help you to get the scan history much quicker. However, it’s better to check your Anti-virus scan history. The detailed history will display all scanned files and other important options. Thus, you can identify, where’s the problem.

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