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Published on 06.24.09 by Brent Trahan

Set Microsoft Security Essentials to Scan Removable Drives

Learn how to set Microsoft Security Essentials (MSE) to scan removable drives (CD/DVD or flash).

Set MSE to Scan Removable Drives

  1. Open Microsoft Security Essentials (MSE) by going to Start, All Programs, Microsoft Security Essentials, and then select Microsoft Security Essentials.

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  2. Select the Settings tab.
  3. Select Advanced on the left side of the MSE window.

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  4. Check off Scan removable drives and then click the Save changes button.

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