This article will demonstrate how to manually check for Anti-Virus updates, and Scan for Threats on your device.


Protection Updates.


  • In the Search Bar, type ‘Virus and Threat Protection’ and hit enter.
  • Select the ‘Check for Update’ tab.




Scan for Threats.


  • In the Search Bar, type ‘Windows Security’ and Launch the App.


  • Select the ‘Virus and Threat Protection’ option.



  • Select ‘Quick Scan’, and let the update run its course.