Windows 10: How to Run Scan with Windows Defender Offline?

Discus and support How to Run Scan with Windows Defender Offline? in AntiVirus, Firewalls and System Security to solve the problem; Hi all. Is there anyone that can inform me on how to do a offline scan with windows10 defender. Before the update feature there was a do... Discussion in 'AntiVirus, Firewalls and System Security' started by johnsharpe-848, Nov 27, 2019.

  1. How to Run Scan with Windows Defender Offline?


    Hi all.

    Is there anyone that can inform me on how to do a offline scan with windows10 defender. Before the update feature there was a do offline scan feature.


    Thanks for any help.


    [Original Title: offline scan]

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    johnsharpe-848, Nov 27, 2019
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  2. Guest1 Win User

    offline scan by win defender

    Hi,

    To further assist you with your concern with Windows Defender, follow the steps below:

    • Open the Run window by pressing Window + R button.
    • Then type services.msc and hit "Enter".
    • Look for Windows defender service in the list and right click on it and select start.
    • Once Windows defender is opened try to do the offline scan on that window.

    Let us know how it goes.
     
    Guest1, Nov 27, 2019
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  3. Guest2 Win User
    Defender Periodic Scanning or Offline Scanning?


    That link does suggest it's useful to use Defender offline scanning in addition to periodic scanning and a third party real time anti virus (e.g. Kaspersky).
     
    Guest2, Nov 27, 2019
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  4. Guest3 Win User

    How to Run Scan with Windows Defender Offline?

    Run windows defender offline with a Full Scan

    Hello,

    How to run a full scan with windows defender offline? By default, windows defender offline runs a quick scan. How can I override this? I'm trying to remove trojan downloader:win32/ by using windows
    defender, but it didn't work.
     
    Guest3, Nov 27, 2019
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