You can turn off virus scanning for files in a share if the files are restricted to read-only mode or speed of access is more important than safety.
About this task
Virus scanning for a share is turned on by default.
- Enter the following command: cifs shares -change share_name -novscanread
share_name is the name of the share for which you want to turn off virus scanning.
The application does not perform a virus scan when clients open files on this share for read access. The setting is persistent after reboot.