1.    27 Aug 2017 #1
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    How to Disable Windows 10 real time scan of removable drives...?


    How to Disable Windows 10 real time scan of removable drives when inserted? Each time, I plug it in. I get a notice that there is a virus. I already know what the files do, they are just a couple of pups. I know I can disable after inserted but I want any removable drive I plug in disable from the real-time scan. I don't share removable drives.







    Just a side note, I have the creator update installed. Intel video or realtek ethernet got on the ball and fixed the horrid blinking issue. I have been using windows 10 so far without any sort of blinking for a few day. I re-upgrade from windows 7 sp1.
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  2.    27 Aug 2017 #2
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    Quote Originally Posted by groze View Post
    How to Disable Windows 10 real time scan of removable drives when inserted? Each time, I plug it in. I get a notice that there is a virus. I already know what the files do, they are just a couple of pups. I know I can disable after inserted but I want any removable drive I plug in disable from the real-time scan. I don't share removable drives.
    Windows Defender Security Center/Virus & threat protection/Virus & threat protection settings/Add or remove exclusions/+ Add an exclusion/Folder

    Add or Remove Windows Defender Exclusions in Windows 10 Windows 10 Security System Tutorials
    Last edited by Brink; 27 Aug 2017 at 14:52. Reason: added tutorial links for more info
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