There are different methods to run malware scans:
To run a complete scan from the console, first open the Avira console(see How to open the Avira console):
Click on "Scan system now" on the Avira console. The "Scan system now" button is located on the lower-right part of the console
There are different scan profiles that Avira can run (see the profile descriptions below) on demand. To use a scan profile, first open the Avira console (see How to open the Avira console):
Click on "Local Protection" on the left side of the window
Select the profile which you want to run
Click on "Start scan with the selected profile"
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