Configuration :: General


Temporary path

In this input box you enter the temporary path with which Avira AntiVir Premium works.

Use default system settings

If this option is enabled, the settings of the system are used for handling temporary files.

You can see where your system saves temporary files - for example with Windows XP - under: Start | Settings | Control Panel | System | Index card "Advanced" | Button "Environment Variables". The temporary variables (TEMP, TMP) for the currently registered user and for system variables (TEMP, TMP) are shown here with their relevant values.

Use following directory

If this option is enabled, the path displayed in the input box is used.

The button opens a window in which you can select the required temporary path.


The button restores the pre-defined directory for the temporary path.