Windows 10: How to disable Windows Defender?
How to disable Windows Defender?
I have win 10 home, I don't have group policy editor. I tried regedit, I tried downloading reg file to disable it, window defender is still on. So what can I do now?
Hello winhelper, and welcome to Ten Forums.
OPTION TWO below should be able to turn off Windows Defender for you. Be sure to do all the steps.
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According to this Microsoft article:
Configure telemetry and other settings in your organization (Windows)
To Disable Windows Defender I have written the following code (Disable.bat):
REM Disable Windows Defender