Windows Defender on Windows 8 - Finding it

Explanation:

You may want to ensure Windows Defender is running on your machine. This article will walk you through finding where Windows Defender is.

Requirements:

  • Have a computer running Windows 8/8.1

Steps:

  1. Press the Windows Key + C to bring up the charm bar. 
  2. Click on the search bar found in the right upper hand corner.
  3. Begin typing Windows Defender and double click on the Defender icon.
  4. Defender will activate.

For assistance, contact the IS Service Desk.

Details

Article ID: 50005
Created
Mon 3/12/18 10:27 AM
Modified
Tue 8/7/18 3:49 PM