Everybody knows the roles of the computer in the modern world. But it should be maintained properly in order to get smooth functioning of the system. We maintain our system with proper scanning to remove the malware and spyware from our system. It should be downloaded into your system to provide protection to your system. But in window 8 you don’t have to install it, as it has a window defender. So, let us know what is window defender? It is a software product which helps to protect the system from the malware and earlier it was called Microsoft antispyware. Initially, it was used as a spyware program and included with the window 7 and window vista. But now it has been upgraded into a full-fledged antivirus program for window 8. The malware may come in different ways even with our removable drives like USB and SD card while using them. So, in this blog, I will tell you the procedures of scanning the removable drives with the window defender.
To get the set of scanning the removable drives in window 8, first of all, you have to open the window defender. Type window defender in the start screen which searches this application and opens it. You should switch over the tab set after opening the application. In the left-hand side of the screen click on the option of an advanced setting which will direct to a box in which written “scan removable drives” in the right-hand side. Click on it to make it free from any danger of spyware or viruses. This setting will help you to automatically scan the removable drives in the future after plugging in the drive.
The system should be properly maintained in order to run it smoothly so that you do not face any problem with malware. The removable drives bring a good amount of malware along with it so; it should be always scanned before using it in your system.