eScan Tablet Security for Android User Guide

eScan Tablet Security for Android User Guide
Anti-Virus & Content Security
eScan Tablet Security
for Android
User Guide
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Contents Introduction ................................................................................................................................................. 5 Purpose of This Document........................................................................................................................ 5 Audience.................................................................................................................................................... 5 Conventions Used ..................................................................................................................................... 5 System Requirements ................................................................................................................................ 6 Installation/Uninstallation Process ........................................................................................................... 7 Downloading eScan Tablet Security for Android....................................................................................... 7 Installing eScan Tablet Security for Android ............................................................................................. 7 Installing from Memory Card.................................................................................................................. 8 Installing from Online ............................................................................................................................. 9 Installing from CD/DVD-ROM/USB/Flash Drive .................................................................................... 9 Installing from PC to Device ................................................................................................................ 10 Downloading eScan Tablet Security from Google Play .......................................................................... 10 Registering and Activating the Application ........................................................................................... 11 Registering a Trial Version ...................................................................................................................... 11 Activating Device Administrator............................................................................................................... 14 Registering the License Key.................................................................................................................... 15 Entering the License Key......................................................................................................................... 17 Activating the License Key ...................................................................................................................... 21 Activating through Internet....................................................................................................................... 21 Activating through SMS ........................................................................................................................... 22 Getting Started .......................................................................................................................................... 23 Setting the Secret Code .......................................................................................................................... 23 Recovering the Password........................................................................................................................ 25 Starting Application.................................................................................................................................. 26 Understanding the Graphical User Interface ........................................................................................... 27 Anti-Virus Scan and Protection ............................................................................................................... 29 Real-time Scanning ................................................................................................................................. 30 Downloading Updates ............................................................................................................................. 33 Configuring Scan Settings ....................................................................................................................... 33 Configuring Update Settings ................................................................................................................... 37 Managing Parental Control ...................................................................................................................... 40 Page | 3
Parental Control....................................................................................................................................... 41 Blocking Applications............................................................................................................................... 43 Blocking Websites ................................................................................................................................... 44 Adding websites to Exclusion List........................................................................................................ 46 Privacy Advisor ......................................................................................................................................... 48 Anti – Theft ................................................................................................................................................ 52 Registering Device for Anti-Theft Services.............................................................................................. 53 Configuring Additional Settings .............................................................................................................. 61 Changing the Secret Code ...................................................................................................................... 62 Configuring Notifications.......................................................................................................................... 65 Configuring Sound Notifications .............................................................................................................. 66 Writing Logs............................................................................................................................................. 66 Clearing Logs .......................................................................................................................................... 67 About eScan ............................................................................................................................................ 68 Index ........................................................................................................................................................... 69 Contact Information .................................................................................................................................. 71 Contact Details ........................................................................................................................................ 71 Free Technical Support........................................................................................................................ 71 Chat Support........................................................................................................................................ 71 Forums Support ................................................................................................................................... 71 E-mail Support ..................................................................................................................................... 71 Important Websites .............................................................................................................................. 71 Registered Offices ................................................................................................................................... 72 Page | 4
Introduction
eScan Tablet Security solution is specifically designed for Android devices. It helps you secure and
protect your tablet computers against viruses, malwares, Trojans, and secures your confidential data. It
also enables you to block applications and websites, which ensures security to your device.
eScan Tablet Security can work on Tablet as well as on Smartphones. If you have SIM on your Tablet
and want to have Call and SMS filter and Backup feature you can install eScan Mobile Security product
on your Tablet.
Contents
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Purpose of This Document
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Audience

Conventions Used
Purpose of This Document
The purpose of this document is to guide you through the installation process and how to get started with
the application. It provides you information on the user interface, features, and detailed procedural steps
on how to access the application menus.
Audience
This document is intended for Android users.
Conventions Used
Convention
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Description
Note
It indicates the special instructions, which can be useful in addition to the
current information.
Bold
It indicates name of the user interface like options, buttons, screens,
dialog boxes, and so on.
Hypertext Blue
It indicates link to a topic or to a website.
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System Requirements
Prior to installation your device must meet the following criteria:
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Operating System: Android 2.2 and above
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Minimum Disk Space : 2.4 MB
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Others: Internet connection
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Installation/Uninstallation Process
This section provides you information on how to download and install/uninstall eScan Tablet Security for
Android on your device.
Contents

Downloading eScan Tablet Security for Android

Installing eScan Tablet Security for Android
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Installing from Memory Card
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Installing from Online

Installing from CD/DVD-ROM/USB/Flash drive
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Installing from PC to Device
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Uninstalling eScan Tablet Security for Android
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Downloading eScan Tablet Security from Google Play
Downloading eScan Tablet Security for Android
eScan provides you the following ways of downloading eScan Tablet Security application:

Clicking http://www.escanav.com/dwn/tablet link on our website.
Installing eScan Tablet Security for Android
Installing eScan Tablet Security is very simple. You can download and install from any of the following
methods –
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Installing from Memory Card
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Installing from Online

Installing from CD/DVD-ROM/USB/Flash drive

Installing from PC to Device
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Installing from Memory Card
eScan allows you to manually install eScan Tablet Security on your device. You need to first download
the .apk extension file from our eScan website by clicking the http://www.escanav.com/dwn/tablet link.
To install from memory card
1. Locate and click/tap the escantab.apk file from your tablet computer.
The Do you want to install this application dialog box appears. Refer Figure 1.
Figure 1
2. Click/tap the Install button.
The application successfully installed message appears. Refer Figure 2 .
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Figure 2
3. Click/tap the Done button to start the application later or click/tap the Open button to run the
application.
Installing from Online
You can easily download and install eScan Tablet Security from Android market service, by simply
entering “eScan Tablet Security” in the Search field or download the escantab.apk file by clicking
http://www.escanav.com/dwn/tablet link from our website.
After you download the escantab.apk file, tap the file to start installation.
Installing from CD/DVD-ROM/USB/Flash Drive
After you insert/connect CD/DVD-ROM/USB/Flash drive into the drive, copy eScanxxx.apk file to your
computer, and then transfer the escantab.apk file by connecting your device to computer, and then tap
the file to start installation.
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Installing from PC to Device
Download escantab.apk file either from Android market service or eScan www.escanav.com website,
and then transfer the escantab.apk file by connecting your device to computer, and then tap the file to
start installation. Uninstalling eScan Tablet Security for Android
Perform the following steps to uninstall the application:
To uninstall the application
1. Click/tap the device main menu.
A list of all menu’s screen appears.
2. Click/tap the Settings menu.
The list of settings screen appears.
3. Click/tap the Applications option.
The Applications Settings screen appears.
4. Click/tap the Manage applications option.
The Manage applications screen appears.
5. Click/tap the eScan Tablet Security, and then click/tap the Uninstall button.
A confirmation message appears.
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If you have parental control running you will be asked to enter password otherwise it
will not ask for password while doing uninstallation.
6. Click the OK button.
The application successfully gets uninstall.
Downloading eScan Tablet Security from Google Play
You can download eScan Tablet Security from Google Play. Open Google Play on your Tablet and
search for eScan Tablet Security, now click on Install button to install it on your tablet.
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Registering and Activating the Application
You need to activate the application for using the eScan Tablet Security features. eScan provides you
both online and offline activation as per your convenience. eScan facilitates you with two different
methods of activating the product — Internet and SMS.
Contents
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Registering a Trial Version
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Registering the License Key
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Entering the License Key
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Activating the License Key
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Activating through Internet
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Activating through SMS
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Registering and Activating the Trial Version
Registering a Trial Version
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Setting Secret Code - When you start the eScan Tablet Security on your device for the first time
after installation, you will be asked to set the Secret Code. It is mandatory to initialize eScan
application for functioning, as shown below in Figure 3 .
Figure 3
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Registering Trial Version - After setting the Secret Code, click/tap on the Next button and enter
the Registration details, as shown below in Figure 4 .
Figure 4
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Click/tap on Activate Online button present on the screen. This will register the Trial Version
of eScan Tablet Security. You can run the trial Version for a period of 14 Days, after which you
have to register for the Licensed Version using a License Key.
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After the installation is over, you will be informed through a Pop up message. Click / Tap on OK
button present on the screen. The system will pop up a message to activate Device
Administrator.
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Activating Device Administrator
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After Activating the Trial Version, you will be prompted to activate the Device Administrator
through a pop up message, as shown below in Figure 5.
Figure 5
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Click/tap on the Next button present on the Pop up, you will be forwarded to the Activate Device
Administrator? Screen, as shown below in Figure 6.
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Figure 6
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Click/tap on the Activate button to activate the Device Administrator. You will be forwarded to the
Main Interface of the eScan Tablet Security.
Registering the License Key
eScan offers a single license for a single device. While purchasing the product online you need to provide
a valid e-mail ID because the product license key is only sent to you on the mentioned e-mail ID or if you
are purchasing product box, license key is already included in it.
After you have purchased and installed the eScan Tablet Security, you have to enter valid license key for
registration. After registration, you can choose either Internet or SMS mode for activation, as per your
convenience.
You have the following two options: Refer Figure 7.
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Figure 7
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Enter License Key: Click/tap this button, to apply the license key, which you receive from
online purchasing or with the product box.
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Purchase Online: Click/tap this button, if you want to purchase the product online. You can
download either from Android market service or eScan www.escanav.com website. After
downloading, you can activate from internet or SMS.
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Entering the License Key
Once you have received the license key, you need to enter license key for activating the product. The
license key is a 30 character key, for example XXXX - XXXX - XXXX - XXXX - XXXX - XXXX - XXXX - XX
To enter the license key
1. Click/tap the Enter License Key button.
The Registration Details screen appears. Refer Figure 8 and Figure 9.
Figure 8
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Figure 9
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2. Specify the following field details:
Field
Description
Name
It indicates the name on which you want to register.
Type the name.
email address*
It indicates the e-mail ID of a registered user or any user. This is a
mandatory field. You have to enter a valid e-mail ID as whenever you
request for recover secret code an e-mail is sent to your e-mail address.
Confirm email address*
Re-type the e-mail ID for confirmation.
Country
Type the country name.
3. Click/tap the Next button.
The following screen appears. Refer Figure 10.
Figure 10
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4. Type the 30 character license key in the Enter 30 character License key field, and then click/tap
Next button. The Activation Mode screen appears. Refer Figure 11.
Figure 11
5. Click/tap an appropriate option.
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Activation Mode:
Internet: Click/tap this option if you want to do online activation. When you choose this option the
product immediately gets activated.
SMS: Click/tap this option if you want to do offline activation. When you choose this option it
takes at least 48 hours to get the product activate considering you sent an sms on Saturday. If it
is a normal working day you will receive the activation code in the same working day.’
6. Click/tap the Next button.
The application successfully activated message appears.
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Activating the License Key
You need to purchase the product online before registering the product, and it is only after successful
registration that you can activate the product. You have two modes of activation — Internet and SMS.
After purchasing and registration, you can choose whichever mode of activation you want as per your
convenience.
If you are activating through internet, the product immediately gets activated and if you are activating
through SMS it takes at least 48 hours to activate.
For more information on how to register and enter the license key, refer Registering the License Key and
Entering the License Key section.
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SMS activation method is only supported on SIM based devices.
Activating through Internet
The eScan Tablet Security allows you to activate the product online. You need to have an active internet
connection for activating online. After the product gets activated you can view the expiry date information
in About eScan under Additional menu.
To activate through internet
1. On the Activation Mode screen, click/tap Internet option. By default, Internet is selected.
2. Click/tap the Next button.
The application successfully activated message appears. You can see the expiry date of your
registration under About eScan
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Activating through SMS
The eScan Tablet Security also allows you to activate the product offline. You can activate through SMS,
in case if you don’t have internet connection. But, it is recommended to register through internet as it is a
fastest, easiest, and cheapest way of activation. After the product gets activated you can view the expiry
date information in About eScan under Additional menu.
To activate through SMS
1. On the Activation Mode screen, click/tap SMS option. By default, Internet is selected.
2. Click/tap the Next button.
3. eScan sends you an activation code on your Tablet and simultaneously activates the product. It
takes at least 48 hours for activating. Once it is activated, you get a message of successful
activation.
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Registration through SMS charges you as per the subscriber's SMS standard rates.
Also the Tablets which does not have SIM card they cannot use SMS option to
activate the license. They can use Internet mode to activate the license.
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Getting Started
This section provides you information on how to start the application and gives you a brief idea on the
graphical user interface.
Contents

Setting the Secret Code
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Recovering the Password
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Starting Application

Understanding the Graphical User Interface
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eScan Tablet Security main screen

Status Icons
Setting the Secret Code
At first-time installation and after accepting the license agreement, eScan Tablet Security asks you to set
the secret code, which prevents you from unauthorized access to the applications. No one can access
your applications or install/uninstall any applications without your permission. You can also change the
secret code later from Additional Settings. For more information on how to change secret code, refer
Changing the Secret Code section.
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The secret code should be minimum 4 and maximum 16 digits.
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To set secret code
1. On the Set a Secret Code screen. Refer Figure 12
Figure 12
2. Type the eScan Tablet Security secret code in the Set Secret Code field.
3. Re-type the eScan Tablet Security secret code in the Re-Enter Secret Code field for
confirmation, and then click/tap the Next button.
4. The Registration Details screen appears. Refer Figure 8 and Figure 9. For more information on
how to register and activate the application, refer Registering and Activating the Application
section.
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Recovering the Password
The eScan Tablet Security allows you to recover your secret code in case, if you have forgotten or lost
the secret code. You need to specify a valid e-mail ID in the registration details because recovery of
secret code is sent to your e-mail address.
To recover password
1. On any of the secret code screen, press the MENU button of your device.
It displays a pop-up window at lower side of the screen. Refer Figure 13.
Figure 13
2. Click/tap the Recover Password option.
The recovered password successfully sent to your registered e-mail ID message appears.
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While recovering password, please make sure you have an active internet
connection.
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Starting Application
After installation, you can start and access the application only by entering the secret code. For more
information on how to set secret code, refer Setting the Secret Code section.
To start the application
1. Click/tap the device main menu.
A list of all menu’s screen appears.
2. Click/tap the eScan Tablet Security.
3. The Enter Secret Code: screen appears. Refer. Figure 14.
Figure 14
4. Type the eScan Tablet Security secret code, in the Enter Secret Code: field, and then
5. Click/tap the Enter button.
The eScan Tablet Security main screen appears. Refer Figure 15
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Understanding the Graphical User Interface
The eScan Tablet Security has a very simple and easy to use user interface, which gives you a quick
access to all the features. It contains the following menus: Refer Figure 15.
Figure 15
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Anti-Virus: a real-time scanning and protection against viruses, infections, and other threats
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Parental Control: Allowing and blocking specific websites and applications
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Privacy Advisor: This section displays the list of applications installed on the Tablet along with
the permissions used by them.
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Anti – Theft – This section helps the user to trace, Lock, or Wipe the Data on Tablet through an
online profile in case of a lost or theft of the device.
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Additional: Configuring additional advanced settings
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eScan Tablet Security main screen
Following are eScan Tablet Security’s main menu:
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Anti-Virus
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Parental Control
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Additional
Following are eScan Tablet Security’s sub-menu:
Sub-menu’s under Anti-Virus menu:
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Scan
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Update
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Settings
Sub-menu’s under Parental Control menu:
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Mode: X (X indicates type of mode, displays the type of mode selected)
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Blocked Applications
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Block Websites
Status Icons This section provides you information on the types of status icons that eScan Tablet Security displays:
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eScan icon: It indicates that the database is not updated. If the database is not updated,
“Database out of date” message appears on the Anti-Virus menu and once it is updated you can
view the protection status “Protection: Enabled” or “Protection: Disabled”, on the Anti-Virus
menu.
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eScan icon: It indicates that the database is updated and protection is enabled (Protection
is in ON mode). This status indication you can view on the status bar on upper-left corner of the
screen and also on the Notification screen.
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eScan icon: The eScan icon in grey colour indicates that the protection is disabled
(Protection is in OFF mode).
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Help icon: Click/tap this icon to view eScan Tablet Security online help located at top-right
corner of the screen. You can also view specific screen help of a particular screen, by pressing
the MENU button of your device, which enables a help to pop-up at lower side of the screen,
where you can simply click/tap to view help.
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Anti-Virus Scan and Protection
eScan Anti-Virus scans your device on real-time basis and provides security against malware’s, trojans,
and other viruses for your tablet computers. eScan real-time protection by default, scans your device,
whenever you start, reboot, install, or download applications, thus keeping your device safe from
unwanted infections.
Anti-Virus allows automatic and scheduled scanning, it helps you scan the complete device, which
includes saved files and folders from internal and external storage.
Contents
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Real-time Scanning
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Downloading Updates
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Configuring Scan Settings
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Configuring Update Settings
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Real-time Scanning
The eScan’s real-time anti-virus scans and protects your device against all kinds of malware’s, trojans,
and viruses. By default, it scans the applications as and when they are installed, downloaded, running
applications, and all the existing, opened, saved files/folders from both the device memory and memory
card.
Whenever any new software application is installed or downloaded, eScan’s real-time anti-virus protection
immediately performs scanning based on the set parameters under Settings menu. eScan’s real-time
scanner scans only the .apk extension files and executables. Whenever any virus threat is detected,
eScan provides you an alert information message dialog box, and confirms whether you want to delete it
or skip the action.
Perform the following steps to scan
1. On the eScan Tablet Security main screen, click/tap the Anti-Virus menu or click/tap the dropdown icon to expand and collapse the menu.
The Scan, Update, and Settings sub-menu appears. Refer Figure 16.
Figure 16
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2. Click/tap the Scan sub-menu.
The Scan Type: dialog box appears. Refer Figure 17.
Figure 17
3. Click/tap any one of the following options, as per your requirement:
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Full Scan:
It scans the complete device, which includes both device memory and memory card.
Click/tap this option, if want to scan your complete device for any viruses. The scanning
automatically starts.
A dialog box appears displaying the number of files scanned, threats detected, threats
deleted, threats skipped, and scan time.
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Folder Scan:
It scans both files/folders present on your device memory and files on memory card. In case,
if you have connected your device to computer, it does not scan files/folders of your
computer, but only scans those present on device memory and memory card.
Click/tap this option, if want to select specific files/folders from your device memory and
memory card to scan.
A dialog box appears displaying the number of files scanned, threats detected, threats
deleted, threats skipped, and scan time.
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Memory Scan:
It scans the processes running on your memory card.
Click/tap this option, if want to scan only files/folders from your memory card for viruses.
A dialog box appears displaying the number of files scanned, threats detected, threats
deleted, threats skipped, and scan time.
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4. Click/tap the Cancel button to close the dialog box.
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Downloading Updates
You can update the anti-virus database anytime. To download the updates, click/tap the Update submenu under Anti-Virus menu.
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It is mandatory that you have active internet connection. By default, updates are not
downloaded automatically, since it involves cost if you are on roaming mode. You
can manually initiate the download or schedule it.
Configuring Scan Settings
Perform the following steps to configure scan settings.
1. On the eScan Tablet Security main screen, click/tap the Anti-Virus menu or click/tap the dropdown icon to expand and collapse the menu.
The Scan, Update, and Settings sub-menu appears. Refer Figure 18.
Figure 18
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2. Click/tap the Settings sub-menu.
The Settings screen appears. Refer Figure 19.
Figure 19
3. Click/tap the Scan option.
The Scan Settings screen appears. Refer Figure 20.
Figure 20
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4. Specify the following field details:
Field
Description
Scan Settings
Protection
It indicates the scanning of files/folders on installation. If the protection is
enabled eScan Tablet Security automatically scans, whenever you
download and install any applications, and displays a message in case of
any virus detection.
By default, this option is enabled. Click/tap to enable and disable
protection.
Scan Type
It indicates the type of scan you want to perform.
Click/tap this option, on the Scan Type screen, Click/tap the Type of
files option, on the Selecting type of files dialog box, click/tap the
following appropriate option:

All files: By default, this option is selected. Click/tap this option,
if you want to scan all files present on your device memory and
memory card for threats.

Executable only: Click/tap this option, if you want to scan only
the installed applications on your device for threats.
Click/tap the Cancel button to close the dialog box.
Automatic Scan
Startup Scan
It indicates scanning of the complete device. If this option is enabled,
then whenever you start or reboot the device or any applications you
install or download, the startup scan automatically starts.
By default, this option is disabled. Click/tap this option to enable and
disable startup scan.
Scheduled Scan
It indicates the schedule scan. You can schedule when you want to
perform device scanning, whether weekly, daily, or disabled.
Click/tap to enable and disable schedule scan.
Under Schedule Scan dialog box, click/tap the following appropriate
option:

Weekly: By default, it is disabled. Click/tap this option, if you
want to perform scanning on weekly basis.

Daily: Click/tap this option, if you want to perform scanning on
daily basis.

Disabled: Click/tap this option, if you want don’t want to
schedule.
Click/tap the Cancel button to close the dialog box.
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Scan Day
By default, it appears dimmed. This option appears only when you select
WEEKLY option, under Schedule Update dialog box.
Click/tap this option to select an appropriate day on which you want to
perform scanning.
Scan Time
By default, it appears dimmed. This option appears when you select
either WEEKLY or DAILY option, under Schedule Update dialog box.
Click/tap this option to set a specific time at which you want to perform
scanning.
5. Configure the scan settings as required.
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Configuring Update Settings
This section helps you know how to configure update settings. To download database you need active
internet connection, but even though you have internet, database cannot be downloaded automatically
because it involves high cost. You can only schedule updates. You can select a particular day and time in
a week or a day of your choice on which you want to download.
Perform the following steps to configure update settings.
1. On the eScan Tablet Security main screen, click/tap the Anti-Virus menu or click/tap the dropdown icon to expand and collapse the menu.
The Scan, Update, and Settings sub-menu appears. Refer Figure 21
.
Figure 21
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2. Click/tap the Settings sub-menu.
The Settings screen appears. Refer Figure 22.
Figure 22
3. Click/tap the Update option.
The Update Settings screen appears. Refer Figure 23.
Figure 23
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4. Specify the following field details:
Field
Description
Update Settings
Schedule Update
It indicates the schedule update. You can schedule when you want to
update the database, whether weekly, daily, or disabled.
By default, this option is disabled. Click/tap to enable and disable
schedule update.
Under Schedule Update dialog box, click/tap the following appropriate
option:

Weekly: Click/tap this option, if you want to run updates on
weekly basis.

Daily: Click/tap this option, if you want to run updates on daily
basis.

Disabled: Click/tap this option; if you want don’t want to run any
updates.
Click/tap the Cancel button to close the dialog box.
Update Day
By default, it appears dimmed. This option appears only when you select
WEEKLY option, under Schedule Update dialog box.
Click/tap this option to select an appropriate day on which you want to
run updates.
Check for Wi-Fi
It allows you to take updates only if Wi-Fi connection is available.
By default, this option is disabled. Click/tap this option to enable/disable
to check for Wi-Fi.
Update Time
By default, it appears dimmed. This option appears when you select
either WEEKLY or DAILY option, under Schedule Update dialog box.
Click/tap this option to set a specific time at which you want to run
updates.
5. Configure the scan settings as required.
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Managing Parental Control
The parental control is one of the most important feature used by parents to prevent their children from
visiting inappropriate content on websites and unwanted applications. You can customize the filters as
per your requirement.
Contents
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Parental Control

Blocking Applications

Blocking Websites

Adding websites to Exclusion List
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Parental Control
This section provides you information on how you can set filter modes, based on which you can control
websites and applications blocking.
Perform the following steps to set parental control mode.
1. On the eScan Tablet Security main screen, click/tap the Parental Control menu or click/tap the
drop-down icon to expand and collapse the menu.
The Mode, Blocked Applications, and Block Websites sub-menu appears. Refer Figure 24
Figure 24
2. Click/tap the Mode: sub-menu.
The Mode dialog box appears. Refer Figure 25.
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Figure 25
3.
Click/tap any one of the following options, as per your requirement:
It indicates the different types of filtering modes. The websites and applications are filtered based
on the mode you select.

Off: Click/tap this option, if you don’t want to run filter. It allows access to all websites and
applications. By default, BOTH are selected.

Website: Click/tap this option, if you want to block only websites.

Application: Click/tap this option, if you want to block only applications.

Both: Click/tap this option, if you want to block both websites and applications.
4. Click/tap the Close button to close the dialog box.
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Blocking Applications
This feature helps you to safeguard all applications from unauthorized access. It blocks all newly installed
applications and currently available applications. Whenever you try to access any application, eScan
displays a message asking for your permission to access the application; it allows access only by
providing the valid password.
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You cannot add any third-party browser to the exclusion list, when website blocking
mode is selected. If you do so the application will be blocked and you will not have an
option to add to exclusion list.
Icon: It indicates the allowed applications.
Icon: It indicates the blocked applications.
To block applications
1. On the eScan Tablet Security main screen, click/tap the Parental Control menu or click/tap the
drop-down icon to expand and collapse the menu.
The Mode, Blocked Applications, and Block Websites sub-menu appears. Refer Figure 24.
2. Click/tap the Blocked Applications sub-menu.
The Application List screen appears. Refer Figure 26.
Figure 26
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3. To enable Blocked Applications feature, you need to click/tap either APPLICATION or BOTH
mode, under Mode sub-menu of Parental Control menu.
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Click/tap the
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Icon to allow and
Icon to block application.
By default Android OS default applications will not be blocked and those application
category will be listed as Standard Apps under Application control which will be
greyed out.
Blocking Websites
This feature helps you to block websites containing inappropriate content, to prevent children from visiting
such bad websites which could harm them. It allows you to block websites based on the defined
categories. You can also exclude certain websites that you want to allow your children to view by adding
them to the exclusion list. The website blocking only supports Android’s default browser, all other
browsers installed on the device are blocked.
eScan has a defined website categories, which you can update anytime for latest websites, by clicking
the Update List button on the Website Categories screen. The update list updates all the categories
and fetches new websites data from the eScan server. It is recommended that you update the list
regularly.
Icon: It indicates the allowed websites.
Icon: It indicates the blocked websites.
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To block websites
1. On the eScan Tablet Security main screen, click/tap the Parental Control menu or click/tap the
drop-down icon to expand and collapse the menu.
The Mode, Blocked Applications, and Block Websites sub-menu appears. Refer Figure 24.
2. Click/tap the Block Websites sub-menu.
The Website Categories screen appears. Refer Figure 27.
Figure 27
3. To enable Block Websites feature, you need to click/tap either WEBSITE or BOTH mode, under
Mode sub-menu of Parental Control menu.
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Click/tap the
Icon to allow and
Icon to block websites.
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Adding websites to Exclusion List
This feature allows you to add websites to the exclusion list. Whenever any website is blocked, and if you
want to access that website, then you can add to the exclusion list to white list them. You need to enter
valid secret code for excluding the websites.
To add websites to exclusion list through application
1. On the eScan Tablet Security main screen, click/tap the Parental Control menu or click/tap the
drop-down icon to expand and collapse the menu.
The Mode, Blocked Applications, and Block Websites sub-menu appears. Refer Figure 24.
2. Click/tap the Block Websites sub-menu.
The Website Categories screen appears. Refer Figure 27.
3. Click/tap the Exclusions button.
The Exclusion List screen appears. Refer Figure 28.
Figure 28
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4. Click/tap the Add button.
The Add Exclusion dialog box appears. Refer Figure 29.
Figure 29
5. Type URL of the website that you want to exclude from filtering and blocking, and then click/tap
the Save button.
The website gets added to the exclusion List.
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Privacy Advisor
The Privacy advisor shows you the entire list of applications installed on your tablet along with the
permissions used by those applications; it also gives you an option to uninstall the application, if desired
by you. It also shows the count of applications using those permissions on your tablet, as shown below in
Figure 30 .
Figure 30
The applications are categorized in various groups based on their utility as well as permissions assigned
to them.
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An Example - Viewing the List of applications that have direct access to your contacts and calendar
stored on your tablet.
Steps
1. Click / tap on the Privacy Advisor option present on the eScan Tablet Security Window. You will
be forwarded to the following window, Refer Figure 31.
Figure 31
2. Now Click / tap on “Your personal information” Link present on the Privacy Advisor Window.
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3. This will forward you to the following window showing the list of applications that have direct
access to your contacts and calendar stored on your tablet, as shown below in Figure 32.
Figure 32
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4. You can uninstall any application from the Tablet by Clicking / tapping the Application name
present in the list that will forward you to the Uninstall window, click on the Uninstall button for
completely removing the application from your tablet, see Figure 33.
Figure 33
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In this case we have opted to Uninstall Calendar, as shown above.
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Anti – Theft
Activating this feature, you can take control of your device using eScan Anti-Theft online portal, In order
to register your device, you need to create online account on eScan Anti-theft Home Page, once the
account is created and activated you need to register your device through eScan Anti-Theft Module.
Using the online portal, you can Wipe Data, Block Device, Locate the Device using Google Maps or IP
address; trigger a sound Alarm to locate the device. Basically, this module is designed for the Tablets
without SIM card facility, in order to use this feature you must have an active internet connection enabled.
Once you activate this feature, you can easily trace your device in case of lost or stolen
If your tablet is lost or stolen, eScan Tablet Security includes remotely operated features that help you to
protect your personal information and find your tablet’s approximate location. eScan Anti-Theft Web
Management provides you with a convenient, web-based control center that gives you remote control of
anti-theft features running on your missing tablet.
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Lock your tablet – so no one can access your personal information
Locate your tablet’s approximate whereabouts – using GPS, IP Address + Google Maps
Trigger an audible alarm on your tablet – so it’s easier to find your lost tablet
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Registering Device for Anti-Theft Services
You can easily register your device to Anti-theft services offered by eScan Tablet Security using
following simple steps –
Steps
1. Click / tap on the Anti-Theft option present on the main interface of eScan Tablet Security, as
shown below in Figure 34.
Figure 34
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2. You will be forwarded to the Registration Window, as shown below in Figure 35.
Figure 35
3. Click on Create Account to register your device to the online Dashboard. You will be forwarded
to the following URL, as shown in Figure 36. This will create a profile of your Tablet online.
http://antitheft.escanav.com
or
http://anti-theft.escanav.com
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Figure 36
4. Register with a valid email address that you access frequently. On completion of the registration
process you will be informed with a “Thank You” message on your Tablet.
5. The system will forward a link to activate the Anti-Theft Module offered by eScan Tablet
Security to your registered email address to validate your account. Unless you activate the
account using the link sent by eScan online portal, you will not be allowed to login to eScan Antitheft online portal.
6. After activation, to link your device to eScan anti-theft portal, click/tap on Anti-theft feature it will
forward you to screen shown below in Figure 37.
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Figure 37
7. Enter Email Address used by you for registering Anti-Theft Module.
8. Enter the Password for Login.
9. Give an Alias Name to your device, and click on Login button to link the device.
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Allocating Alias Name to your device will help you in recognizing the device in case
of multiple device registrations using same account details.
Anti-Theft Service will be disabled if you have not activated the Device
Administrator.
Activating the Device Administrator will ensure that when you lock the device
through Anti -Theft online Dashboard, the OS password for unlocking device will be
replaced with eScan Secret code. The device can now be unlocked only through
eScan secret code.
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Tick Mark present on the screen,
10. Enable Anti-Theft Module by Clicking/ tapping on the
this will Add the device to the Online Profile. The Status will be displayed on the screen, as
shown in the below Figure 38.
Figure 38
11. After Activation, in case when your Tablet is stolen or lost, you can Login to your Online Profile
using the following links –
antitheft.escanav.com
anti-theft.escanav.com
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12. You will be forwarded to the Login Page through which you can trace your device,
See Figure 39.
Figure 39
13. Login with the Email Address and Password with which you registered your Tablet for Anti-Theft
module.
14. You will be forwarded to online profile / dashboard of your tablet. See Figure 40.
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Figure 40
15. The Online dashboard provides you with the following functionality --
Function
Description
This option allows you to delete the Calendar
Entries, Call logs and SMS Logs present on the
Tablet.
Wipe Data
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This feature is not applicable
for Tablets without SIM Card
This option allows you to Block the device that
prevents unauthorized access to the device.
Device Block
This option gives you the approximate location of
the stolen device. It is mandatory that you need to
have an active internet connection.
Locate Device
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This option allows you to raise an Alarm sound
from the device,
Scream
16. In addition to the above functions, you can also do the following secondary tasks, if desired –
Tasks
Description
Adding Device
This option gives you notification about how to link
your device to the online portal.
Change Password
Click on this link to Change your login Password for
the portal
Remove Device
Click on this Link to remove any added device from
the profile
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Response of these Services is dependent on the internet connectivity and
speed.
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Configuring Additional Settings
This section provides you information about the eScan Tablet Security’s additional advanced settings,
which includes changing secret code, enabling and disabling notifications, sound notifications. You can
configure the following settings as per your requirement.
Contents
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Changing the Secret Code
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Configuring Notifications
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Configuring Sound Notifications
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Writing Logs
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Clearing Logs
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About eScan
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Changing the Secret Code
The eScan Tablet Security enables you to change and set new secret code. You can change the secret
code, which you have set at the time of first-installation.
To change the secret code
1. On the eScan Tablet Security main screen, click/tap the Additional menu.
The Additional screen appears. Refer Figure 41.
Figure 41
2. Click/tap the Change Secret Code sub-menu.
The following screen appears. Refer Figure 42
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Figure 42
3. Click/tap to type the current secret code in the Enter current secret code field, and click/tap the
Next button.
The following screen appears. See Figure 43 .
Figure 43
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4. Click/tap to type the new secret code, which you want to set in the Set new secret code field,
and click/tap the Next button.
The following screen appears. Refer Figure 44 .
Figure 44
5. Click/tap to re-type the new secret code for confirmation in the Re-enter the new code: field, and
click/tap the Enter button.
A message of “The Secret code has been set” appears.
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Configuring Notifications
Notifications help you to view the eScan Tablet Security status icon on the status bar and also eScan
Tablet Security protection status under notification bar.
To configure notifications
1. On the eScan Tablet Security main screen, click/tap the Additional menu.
The Additional screen appears. Refer.
2. Click/tap the Show Notification to enable and disable. You can view the notifications, only if you
enable the option.
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icon: It indicates notification is in enabled mode, which shows you notifications.
icon: The icon in grey color indicates notification is in disabled mode, which does not show
you any notifications.
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Configuring Sound Notifications
The sound notification provides you sound notifications with a message, whenever any threats or
malwares are detected by eScan Tablet Security. You can enable or disable the option to receive sound
notification alerts in such events. It is recommended that you enable this option to receive notification
alerts.
To configure sound notifications
1. On the eScan Tablet Security main screen, click/tap the Additional menu.
The Additional screen appears. .
2. Click/tap the Sound to enable and disable. You can receive the sound notifications, only if you
enable the option.
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icon: It indicates sound notification is in enabled mode, which provides you sound
notifications.
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icon: The icon in grey colour indicates notification is in disabled mode, which does not
provide you any sound notifications whenever any threats are detected.
Writing Logs
It enables you to create logs on usage, infections, scanning to the root folder of the SD card. The logs are
stored in /mnt/sdcard folder with eScan-xxx.log file name.
To write logs
1. On the eScan Tablet Security main screen, click/tap the Additional menu.
The Additional screen appears.
2. Click/tap the Write logs to enable and disable.
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icon: It indicates write logs is in enabled mode, which creates log.
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icon: The icon in grey colour indicates write logs is in disabled mode, which does not creates
any log.
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Clearing Logs
It enables you to delete all log files generated by the application.
To clear logs
1. On the eScan Tablet Security main screen, click/tap the Additional menu.
The Additional screen appears. Refer Figure 41
2. Click/tap the Clear logs to delete.
A confirmation message appears.
3. Click/tap the Ok button.
The log files get deleted.
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About eScan
It provides you information on the current version number of the product, installed and expiry date of the
registration and information about eScan developed by MicroWorld Technologies. It also provides you
some important e-mail ID’s and copyright information. Click/tap this option to view information about
eScan or you can also view by pressing the MENU button of your device, which enables a window to popup at lower side of the screen, you can simply click/tap to view information about eScan.
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Index
Activating, 11, 19, 20, 22
Activation Mode
Modes, Activation Mode, 17, 18, 19, 20
Android, 1, 5, 6, 7, 9, 10, 14, 40
Block Websites
Websites, 26, 37, 39, 40, 41
Blocked Applications
Applications, 26, 37, 39, 40, 41
Exclusion List, 37, 41
Installing, 7, 8, 9
Internet, 6, 11, 14, 18, 19, 20
License Key
LIcense, Key, 11, 14, 15, 19
Logs, 56, 61, 62
Memory Card, 7, 8
Online, 7, 9, 14
Parental Control, 25, 26, 37, 39, 40, 41
Password, 21, 23
Registering, 11, 14, 19, 22
Registration Details
Registration, 15, 22
Scan Settings
Scan, 27, 30, 31, 32
Secret Code
Secret, Code, 21, 24, 56, 57
SMS, 11, 14, 18, 19, 20
Sound Notifications
Sound, Notifications, 56, 61
System Requirements, 6
Uninstalling, 7, 10
Update Settings
Update, 27, 34, 35, 36
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Contact Information
Contact Details
Free Technical Support
We offer 24x7 free online technical support to our customers through e-mail and live chat. We also
provide free telephonic support to our customers during business hours. For contact: 022 – 67722911

Dial 1 for support,
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Dial 2 for registration,
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Dial 3 to log a call automatically.
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On the IVR while recording the message press # to complete the recording and
Log the call.
Chat Support
The eScan technical support team is available round the clock to assist you with your queries. You
can contact our support team via live chat by visiting http://www.escanav.com/english/livechat.asp
link.
Forums Support
You can even join the MicroWorld forum at http://forums.escanav.com to discuss all your eScan
related problems with our experts.
E-mail Support
Please send your queries, suggestions, and comments about our products or this guide to
gsupport@escanav.com.
Important Websites
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For sales enquiry, write to: sales@escanav.com
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For support enquiry, write to: gsupport@escanav.com
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For forums, write to http://forums.escanav.com
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For knowledge base, visit: http://forums.escanav.com

For eScan wikipedia/help, visit: http://www.escanav.com/wiki
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For live chat, visit: http://www.escanav.com/english/livechat.asp
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Registered Offices
Asia Pacific
MicroWorld Software Services Pvt. Ltd.
Plot No 80, Road 15, MIDC, Marol
Andheri (E), Mumbai
India
Tel : (91) (22) 6772-2900
Fax: (91) (22) 2830-4750
E-mail : sales@escanav.com
Web site: http://www.escanav.com Malaysia
MicroWorld Technologies Sdn.Bhd.
(Co.No. 722338-A)
E-8-6, Megan Avenue 1, 189, Jalan Tun Razak, 50400 Kuala Lumpur
Malaysia
Tel : (603) 2333-8909 or (603) 2333-8910
Fax: (603) 2333-8911
E-mail : sales@escanav.com
Web site: http://www.escanav.com South Africa
MicroWorld Technologies South Africa (PTY) Ltd.
376 Oak Avenue
Block C (Entrance from 372 Oak Avenue) Ferndale, Randburg, Gauteng, South Africa
Tel : Local 08610 eScan (37226)
Fax: (086) 502 0482
International : (27) (11) 781-4235
E-mail : sales@microworld.co.za
Web site: http://www.microworld.co.za USA
MicroWorld Technologies Inc.
31700 W 13 Mile Rd, Ste 98, Farmington Hills, MI 48334, USA.
Tel: +1 248 855 2020 / 2021
Fax: +1 248 855 2024
E-mail : sales@escanav.com
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Germany
MicroWorld Technologies GmbH
Drosselweg 1, 76327 Pfinztal,
Germany.
Tel: +49 72 40 94 49 0920
Fax: +49 72 40 94 49 0992
E-mail : sales@escanav.de
Web site: http://www.escanav.de Languages: English
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