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    Issue with creating desktop shortcut for Windows 8 Defender?

    I am getting trouble to find windows defender icon on windows 8 release preview. So, i decided to make a shortcut icon on my windows desktop but couldn't succeed. I can't view an option for windows defender's shortcut. What to do, any help!!



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    kumar12337 Array
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    Re: Issue with creating desktop shortcut for Windows 8 Defender?

    Hi dear friend..........to create a desktop shortcut for Defender ......follow the below simple steps

    Simply right click on empty area of desktop

    And point NEW .....and click on Short cut option from the popup

    Now type %homedrive%\program files\Windows Defender\MSASCui.exe and click NEXT

    in the next step give the name as windows defender And click the FINISH button

    after that ....the Defender shortcut will be created on the Desktop


    ALL THE BEST!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

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    22virdi Array
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    Re: Issue with creating desktop shortcut for Windows 8 Defender?

    dear friend please use as the following to solve your problem

    first you right click on the empty area of the desktop

    and open the NEW -> short cut option

    now type %homedrive%\programfiles\window defendr\MSAScui,exe and click next

    in the next step give the name as window defender and click the FINISH BUTTON

    after that the defender shortcut will be created on the desktop.

    thanks hope your problem is solved

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