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Published on 02.23.09 by Brent Trahan

Set Windows Defender to Not Display Items from All Users

Learn how to set Windows Defender to not view malware caught from all users in Windows 7.

Don’t View Malware from All Users

  1. Open the Control Panel from the Start menu.
  2. Open Windows Defender in the Control Panel.

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    Note: If Windows Defender is not available, change View by to Large icons at the top right of the Control Panel.

  3. Select Tools at the top of the Windows Defender window.

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  4. Select Options in the Settings section of Windows Defender.

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  5. Click Administrator.

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  6. Uncheck Display items from all users of this computer and then click Save to save the changes.

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