1.    26 Feb 2016 #1
    Join Date : Feb 2016
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    Windows 10

    windows defender automatically scan thumb drives


    plugged in USB thumb drive opened windows explorer right clicked drive scan with windows defender and it said scanning pc but it never shows any options so I dont know if it scanned pc or usb for sure why or not
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  2.    29 Feb 2016 #2
    Join Date : Jul 2015
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    Windows 10 Pro x64

    It scans where the right-click is focused - in this case, the USB drive
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  3.    29 Feb 2016 #3
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    windows 10 Home threshold2

    Quote Originally Posted by Fungi View Post
    plugged in USB thumb drive opened windows explorer right clicked drive scan with windows defender and it said scanning pc but it never shows any options so I dont know if it scanned pc or usb for sure why or not
    I just finished scanning my usb drive with Windows Defender.
    Right click at usb drive > click Scan with Windows Defender >
    When it starts, it looks like this...................

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    When it finishes, it shows this...................
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