To use it, you need to download the ISO file, burn the ISO image to a CD, insert it into the infected system’s CD-ROM drive, enter the PCs BIOS, set it to boot from CD and reboot the computer. On loading, update the rescue disk databases, select the hard drives/partitions that you want to scan and click ‘Start scan’.
You can also Run Kaspersky Rescue Disk from a USB Flash Drive, by using Rescue2usb to create a bootable Kaspersky USB Rescue Disk.
Kaspersky Rescue Disk 10 allows performing the following actions:
Configure objects scan settings:
- change security level
- change actions to be performed on detected objects
- create a scan scope
- change types of objects to be scanned
- limit scan time
- configure scan of compound files
- change a scan method
- set default settings
Configure additional settings
Create a report on scan and update tasks
View statistics about applican’s functioning
With this Kaspersky Rescue disk, you can boot your computer using CD or USB disk and you can choose between graphical and text mode. This rescue sofware support NTFS, FAT32, FAT16, Ext2, Ext3, ReiserFS.