NoVirusThanks Uploader is a client-side application to upload and check your files for suspicious things with multiple antivirus online. With it, you can send any documents or files for review by NoVirusThanks so to avoid virus contamination in your computer. This software allows you to upload any file to NoVirusThanks server and then open up your Internet Browser to show you virus/spyware checker results. NoVirusThanks Uploader is an excellent program for those who do not have any AntiVirus on their machine and need to analyze a program/file perfectly with more then one AntiVirus before running it. Or to get over the confusion regarding a possible false-positive detected by antivirus on your computer. Still, note that it does not completely replace the use of traditional AntiVirus and it’s only a complementary tool. It also allows you to upload and check files with a maximum size limit of 5 MB which can be considered as a big draw-back. Although many documents will fit this limit but this makes it more difficult to use this feature to check a program. Still, the program is very good especially because of the easy usage and can be a good tool to check up before you open a file.
Every power computer user knows that maintaining good security of computer is crucial, especially with so many cyber threats emerging daily. NoVirusThanks Uploader offers a free online service that analyzes individual files for viruses and other malware. It has different mechanisms for verification including famous programs like Avast, AVG, Avira AntiVir and others. So, for anyone who is concerned with virus threat to his PC, this is a very useful service. Even if you're not on your computer, you can easily identify truly infected files and prevent false positives - often accused by some protective mechanisms.
NoVirusThanks Uploader is available as both Installable and Portable version. Download any of this and then Install or just run the Uploader to get started. To use the application first locate the file to be analyzed from your Computer using the Browse button. Then just click Upload.
Now just sit back and wait for the file to be uploaded. When the file uploaded to the NoVirusThanks’ database, your default Internet Browser will start then and after scanning, it will show result.
As mentioned above, the maximum size of the document must be less then 5 MB. That mean, you cannot be able to upload files bigger then 5 MB.
You can also scan files through remote access using the Downloader tab and pasting the direct URL for the file you want to check.
You can change Server to upload and check from Settings. You can also be able to change General, Language and Browser from here.
NoVirusThanks’ checkup database uses Avast, AVG, Avira Antivir, ClamAV, Comodo, Emsisoft, F-Prot, Ikarus and TrendMicro to check the files. Features mention by the developer:
- Add to the Windows "Send To" Menu
- Downloader with Advanced Options
- Drag & Drop Support
- Drivers Manager
- Easy to use
- Loaded DLLs Manager
- Multilingual Support
- Open report in custom Browser
- Processes Manager
- Registry Startups Manager
- Upload files to Virus Scanner
NoVirusThanks Uploader is indeed a great freeware tool to check files for virus and malware with multiple AntiVirus database. NoVirusThanks Uploader is available as both portable version and installable version and works on Winodws 7, Windows Vista and Windows XP. We also tested the app on Windows 8 Consumer Preview successfully.