Microsoft Security Essentials - Stop scanning downloads

March 2017

If you don't want Microsoft Security Essentials to scan your downloads:
  • Open Microsoft Security Essentials.
  • Click on Settings > Real-time protection.
  • In the right pane, uncheck "Scan all downloads".
  • Click on the Save Changes button.


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