Enable SmartScreen Protection in Microsoft Edge in Windows 10

Edited by Lukward Thomason, Alexander Avdeev, Eng

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  1. 1
    The first thing that we need to do is open up Microsoft Edge
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    In this case, it is in the taskbar. We click Microsoft Edge.
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    When Microsoft Edge opens, we need to click the three-dot icon in the upper-right corner of the window
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    This icon says, "More Actions".
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    Then, we need to click "Settings"
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    Now, we need to scroll all the way down
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    We click "View advanced settings"
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    We scroll down one more time
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  7. 7
    We need to locate "Help protect me from malicious sites and downloads with SmartScreen Filter"
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    We need to click the slider to set it to "On"
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Categories : Browser | Windows

Recent edits by: Alexander Avdeev, Lukward Thomason

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