How to disable Windows Defender in Windows 10

Before we go further on fixing gaming issues and learn why an specific game is not working, please disable built-in virus scanner. In , it is also known as Windows Defender (Also in Windows 8 and 8.1). However, if you are using Windows 7 (Windows Security Essentials).

Steps to disable Windows Defender in Windows 10:

Follow the steps below:

Step #1: Press Windows key, for “virus & threat protection“:

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Step #2: Go to Virus & threat protection settings on the new pop-up window that opens.

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Step #3: Turn off the Real-time protection, which will disable the Windows 10 default antivirus security

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That’s how we can easily disable Windows Defender in Windows 10.

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