Windows 10: Release Date, Editions, Features, and More

The tamper protection feature in Windows security essentially protects your computer against external intrusion or any cyber attacks directed at whatever antivirus program you have installed. Windows operating system comes pre-installed with the Microsoft Defender antivirus that protects the computer from known and unknown threats. But there are many users who rely on third-party tools or software for the protection of the system. You need to restart your computer for the changes to take effect.

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  • Once upon a time, this process was fraught with difficulty and danger.
  • However, its resistance to viruses is mostly a side-effect of the inability to install apps not approved by Microsoft, since Windows viruses tend to hide in untrustworthy internet downloads.
  • All you have to do is press connect and your device should pair.

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Wait for Windows to restart and begin the setup process, then enter your personal information and login. You can click “Change settings” if you would like to alter these settings. You can choose to just remove your files rather than clean the drive, and to remove all files from just the Windows drive or all drives.

The included Mail app is getting smarter, with things like Focused Inbox. This is a great feature that’s already implemented in the Outlook for iPhone and Android apps. It filters out all the newsletters and promotions, and only shows you mail from those with whom you regularly correspond, or that is in some other way deemed important by the service. You can of course still see everything else at the tap of a tab and turn off this focusing for mail you don’t want it. Focus Assist is accessible by right-clicking on the Action Center icon or by using its Quick Action button. You can set it to allow Priority contacts to get through to you, or to only let alarms work.

General articles: Before installation

Even after installing a 3rd party FW like Comodo or any other, and despite the service provider list showing your preferred FW as active, it also shows in the provider list that Windows FW is also on. I even had a few Windows FW prompts pop up asking me to allow other programs including my 3rd party FW. If you no longer want to disable Windows Defender you can easily revert the change. You will need to restart into safe mode again and give System and Trusted Installer full access permission on the Platform folder. If you are interested in disabling Windows Defender permanently on your Windows 10 PC, you can do so using the Group Policy Editor on your computer. It will include a bit of more steps than temporary but it will disable the tool on your PC for good.

How to Permanently Disable Windows Defender on Windows 10

If you have the Pro version, you may select Update All to have all of the missing or outdated drivers on your computer immediately downloaded and installed. You may not realize that after installing the correct drivers, Bluetooth itself may still be disabled on your computer. If Bluetooth is already enabled on your device, follow the same steps to restart it in order to get it to work properly. Before downloading a Bluetooth driver, you need to get some information about your system and note down important details. This will ensure that you download the correct Bluetooth drivers compatible with your setup and Bluetooth devices. If you download the incorrect drivers, you may run into wireless connection issues.