Windows 10 version 1703 Defender


  1. Posts : 130
    Microsoft Windows 10 Home 64-bit
       #1

    Windows 10 version 1703 Defender


    Since the last update on 12 Apr 2017 (Creators update) I can't find out how to manually scan my computer with Defender. (interface has completely changed)
    The update went flawless and in the taskbar I can see the Defender icon.
    Opening that icon, Defender says that "my device is being protected".
    Is it still possible to scan my computer manually with Defender and how should I proceed?
    thank you, gabriŽl
      My Computer


  2. Posts : 5,478
    2004
       #2

    Right click on the Icon in the taskbar and select "Open"

    Then click here:

    Windows 10 version 1703 Defender-capture.png

    and then here:

    Windows 10 version 1703 Defender-capture2.png
      My Computer


  3. Posts : 19,239
    W11+W11 Developer Insider + Linux
       #3

    Settings > Update and security > Windows defender >
    Windows 10 version 1703 Defender-image.png
    Or just right click on Defender icon in taskbar and choose Open. From there you can set options or start chosen (Quick or Advanced scan.
      My Computers


  4. Posts : 130
    Microsoft Windows 10 Home 64-bit
    Thread Starter
       #4

    thank you very much.
    my problem has been solved.
      My Computer


 

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