1.    3 Weeks Ago #1
    Join Date : May 2017
    Posts : 13
    Win 10

    Windows defender and Chrome preferences submit


    Hi all!

    I don't know why but my Windows Defender insists to submit a file named Preferences located normally at C:\Users\{username}\AppData\Local\Google\Chrome\User Data\Default at every login, reboot, and time to time...

    Of course I deny it. Why on Earth should I submit my Chrome preference config file to Microsoft? The WD don't catch any threat anyway and its behavior seems to suspicious and boring.

    Any clue?
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  2.    3 Weeks Ago #2
    Join Date : Oct 2017
    Posts : 475
    Windows 10 Pro 64-bit

    Have you place a exception for that folder.
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  3.    3 Weeks Ago #3
    Join Date : May 2017
    Posts : 13
    Win 10
    Thread Starter

    No, I never touched that before. Should I?
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  4.    3 Weeks Ago #4
    Join Date : Oct 2017
    Posts : 475
    Windows 10 Pro 64-bit

    Yes you should.
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  5.    3 Weeks Ago #5
    Join Date : May 2017
    Posts : 13
    Win 10
    Thread Starter

    Ok, so I have to consider a new feature, as it just started with 1709 build 16299.19.
    Thank you!
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  6.    3 Weeks Ago #6
    Join Date : Oct 2017
    Posts : 475
    Windows 10 Pro 64-bit

    We are glad to hear your issue has been resolved, thank you for letting us know that all is now well!
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