To run the program , type in the search query Defender Start menu Windows — as a result the top of this menu command will appear to run. When enabled on a window appears , as shown in Fig. 8.8. Fig . 8.8. Windows Defender This is the startup program interface that opens by default . Use the Check for updates , you can always start the availability of fresh update signature database ( definitions ) . COUNCIL It is recommended to check for new updates every time before starting the test — this will allow time to update their contents, which , in turn, increase the efficiency of inspection lot . At the top of the window is the main menu , which is a list of references used for mode selection and activation of the corresponding functions of the program . Home Link opens starting the program interface ( see Fig. 8.8) , using the Check Links process starts check your computer for malware detection. In this test mode will be used , which is the default , and if you want to select another test mode — click on the arrow to the right of the reference check , and in the menu that appears , select an option : Quick Scan, Full Scan , or Custom Scan . With a reference to a transition in the Journal mode view information about all actions performed on potentially dangerous programs . In particular, they can be removed from the computer , placed in quarantine , etc. Reference Program is designed to switch to the application settings and to view quarantined items and additional background information . Because the program is actually functioning in automatic mode , the competent parameter setting largely determines its effectiveness . To access the settings of the program , click the link for the Program, in the dialog box , click the Options link . As a result, the screen will display the window shown in Fig. 8.9. Fig . 8.9. Configuring Windows Defender In the left part of the window presents configuration sections . Each section contains the same type , similar in purpose and functionality settings . Next, we consider those of them that are most in demand for most users.