How can I prevent the message "Some files contain viruses that can be harmful to your computer..."?

Issue
You are seeing a warning message "Some files contain viruses that can be harmful to your computer..."every time I create or edit Office documents on the desktop.

Solution

  1. Open either Word, Excel or PowerPoint on the desktop
  2. Select File
  3. Select Options
  4. Select Trust Center
  5. Select Trust Center Settings
  6. Select Trusted Locations
  7. Select Add New Location...
  8. Add the domain of your practice's OneDrive
    • An example is "https://yourgrowthpartners-my.sharepoint.com/"
      where "yourgrowthpartners" is unique to your practice.
  9. Checkmark "Sub folders of this location are also trusted"
  10. Click OK to save.

 

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