window 10 antivirus?

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  1.    03 Jul 2016 #1

    window 10 antivirus?


    Well, i heard that 10 come with anti virus but i cannot find it. Where can i locate that?
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  2.    03 Jul 2016 #2

    Its called Windows Defender. You can find it by typing its name in the search box. The program's settings are in the Settings App.
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  3.    03 Jul 2016 #3

    It seems like i cannot find a way to turn on defender. WHat should i do?
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  4. hTconeM9user's Avatar
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       03 Jul 2016 #4

    gradeabra said: View Post
    It seems like i cannot find a way to turn on defender. WHat should i do?
    If you have another Antivirus installed and working Windows Defender will not turn on it will be greyed out.
    If you have no other Antivirus it should come on after it is downloaded and installed.
    How you can turn it on is
    Right Click the Start Button
    Then Control Panel
    Then go to Windows Defender and turn it on there also windows Firewall
    Once it has installed just let it scan and update itself.
    I now use it and find it does the job better than the third party one I had
    Hope that helps you
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  5.    03 Jul 2016 #5

    Is window defender good ?
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  6. hTconeM9user's Avatar
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       03 Jul 2016 #6

    gradeabra said: View Post
    Is window defender good ?
    Well lets put it this way I have removed all 3rd Party Antivirus on all the systems we have and installed Defender on all of them and have not had one problem.
    Just keep it updated and let it do its job scanning and you should find it not letting anything though
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  7. galaxys's Avatar
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       03 Jul 2016 #7

    The Defender should be all you need. I only use it and haven't had any issues so far.
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  8. BlueBaron's Avatar
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       03 Jul 2016 #8

    Defender should be enough if you surf smart, and if you don't download things from unsafe sites (Torrents, cracks etc. ). If you have a particularly good computer, then a combination of Defender + Windows Firewall + Malwarebytes Pro + Anti Exploit is all you would need for day to day internet usage. :)
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  9.    06 Jul 2016 #9

    Windows Defender is nice to use for normal users .
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  10.    06 Jul 2016 #10

    What about advance user?
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