Detailed settings for running anti-virus/anti-malware software is differ from each brand. Please check with the corresponding company for specific instruction.


These are just the examples from the popular software:


Avast: https://support.avast.com/en-us/article/Antivirus-shield-settings/ 


AVG: https://support.avg.com/SupportArticleView?l=en&urlName=Disable-AVG-Antivirus&q=disable&supportType=home 


Bitdefender: https://www.bitdefender.com/consumer/support/answer/28557/ 


Kaspersky: https://support.kaspersky.com/15152#block1 


McAfee: https://www.wikihow.com/Disable-McAfee 


Norton: https://support.norton.com/sp/en/us/home/current/solutions/v116457581 


Windows 10: https://support.microsoft.com/en-us/help/4027187/windows-10-turn-off-antivirus-protection-windows-security