1.    23 Jan 2016 #1
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    How can you change the time when Widows Defender auto scans your PC? When I had 8.1 it ran about 2AM. That was OK. Now in 10 it runs about 4 or 5PM. That is when I use my PC most. I looked in Task Scheduler, but I can't find it.
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  2.    23 Jan 2016 #2
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    Were you using the same steps as this tutorial ?
    http://windows.microsoft.com/en-us/w...ndows-defender
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  3.    25 Jan 2016 #3
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    Thanks davidhk. I got it to work after several try's.
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  4.    25 Jan 2016 #4
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    You are welcome.
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  5.    27 Jan 2016 #5
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    Quote Originally Posted by Clint View Post
    Thanks davidhk. I got it to work after several try's.
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    I thought it was fixed. Now it scans at 2:AM and 4:30PM.
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  6.    27 Jan 2016 #6
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    I am afraid I cannot help you.

    Perhaps double check your schedule in case you have made 2 settings unintentionally during the "several tries".
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  7.    27 Jan 2016 #7
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    I only have one.
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