Tag Archives: Windows 10 Fall Creators Update

Disable Windows Defender in Windows 10 Fall Creators Update

Disable Windows Defender in Windows 10 Fall Creators Update

Windows Defender is the default antivirus app shipped with Windows 10. Earlier versions of Windows like Windows 8.1, Windows 8, Windows 7 and Vista also had it but it was less efficient previously as it only scanned spyware and adware. In Windows 8 and Windows 10, Defender is based on the Microsoft Security Essentials app which offers better protection by adding full blown protection against all kinds of malware. However, if you prefer to use alternative solution for protecting your PC, you might want to disable Windows Defender. Here is how you can disable it in Windows 10 Fall Creators Update.

Get OneDrive Files On-Demand in Windows 10 Fall Creators Update

Get OneDrive Files On-Demand in Windows 10 Fall Creators Update

OneDrive is the online document storage solution created by Microsoft which comes bundled with Windows 10. It can be used to store your documents and other data online in the cloud. It also offers synchronization of stored data across all your devices. "Files on-demand" is a feature which can display placeholder versions of online files in your local OneDrive directory even if they were not synchronized and downloaded. If you didn't get the Files On-Demand feature after installing Windows 10 Fall Creators Update, here is simple fix.

How to Restore Windows Media Player in Windows 10

How to Restore Windows Media Player in Windows 10

As you may already know, Windows Media Player 12 becomes an optional feature with recent updates to the final version of Windows 10 Fall Creators Update. The app gets removed automatically, so you might want to restore it back in the OS. In this article, we will see how it can be done.

KB4046355 Deletes Windows Media Player in Windows 10 Build 16299

KB4046355 Deletes Windows Media Player in Windows 10 Build 16299

As you may already know, Windows 10 Build 16299 is the final version of Fall Creators Update. The OS has received a number of cumulative updates after this build. The latest one as of this writing raises its version to 16299.15. A new update package KB4046355, released for this build, is removing Windows Media Player.