1.    4 Weeks Ago #1
    Join Date : Aug 2017
    Posts : 35
    Windows 10 Pro 1511...to...1703 (10.0.15063)

    Found a way to update defender manually while Updates paused


    Win 10 Pro 1703- I have paused updates, but I still want to have Defender updates installed.
    -When paused is on, the system does not check for updates at least not immediately from what I can see.
    -So now while updates are paused I go to..............
    -Start2-Windows Update3-Go to Windows Defender
    -Open Windows Defender Security Centre
    -Go to Virus & threat protection
    -Go to Protection Updates
    -Chose "Check for Updates
    -Now one can see from Task Manager/Performance/Ethernet it does check flowing of data.
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  2.    4 Weeks Ago #2
    Join Date : Jan 2015
    UK, Midlands
    Posts : 11,079
    Win 10 Pro (1703)

    http://www.thewindowsclub.com/update...dates-disabled
    may interest you...

    Update Windows Defender on a schedule when Automatic Windows Updates is disabled
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