Steps to Enable and Use the Built in Windows Defender for Antivirus Protection on Your Windows 10

Hello All, I hope you all happy with your Windows 10. Now, it time to protect your computer from attacks.

Your have Windows Defender to serve as anti-virus. You don’t need to have another anti virus to install if you have Windows Defender.

Steps to Enable and Use the Built in Windows Defender for Antivirus Protection on Your Windows 10

Step 1 : Open Windows Defender on Windows 10

Search for Windows Defender and select Windows Defender from the results.

Steps to Enable and Use the Built in Windows Defender for Antivirus Protection on Your Windows 10

Step 2 : How to turn On/Off Windows Defender on Windows 10

On Windows Defender windows, click Settings –> UPDATE & SECURITY –> Windows Defender

Steps to Enable and Use the Built in Windows Defender for Antivirus Protection on Your Windows 10Step 3: Go to Update Tab

Windows 10 downloads updates for Windows Defender automatically to help keep your PC safe and protect it from attacks. To enable it go to Update tab –> Click Update.
Steps to Enable and Use the Built in Windows Defender for Antivirus Protection on Your Windows 10
You will see the latest virus and spyware definitions will be downloaded from Microsoft.

Step 4: Run the Scan

There are 3 options for you … Quick, Full and Custom. see the details below
Quick Scan: To scan the areas of your computer that spyware is most likely to infect
Full Scan: To scan all areas of your computer
Custom Scan: To scan specific areas of your computer only
Steps to Enable and Use the Built in Windows Defender for Antivirus Protection on Your Windows 10
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