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Turn off real-time protection

This policy setting turns off real-time protection prompts for known malware detection. Windows Defender alerts you when malware or potentially unwanted software attempts to install itself or to run on your computer. If you enable this policy setting Windows Defender will not prompt users to take actions on malware detections. If you disable or do not configure this policy setting Windows Defender will prompt users to take actions on malware detections.


Additional Information

  1. Registry path is:

    HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE -> Software -> Policies -> Microsoft -> Windows Defender -> Real-Time Protection # DisableRealtimeMonitoring

  2. The Administrative Template path is:

    Windows Components -> Windows Defender -> Real-time Protection

Notes

* Making mistakes while changing registry values can affect your system adversely. We recommend you to create a System Restore point before making registry manipulation. If you're new to Registry Editor, read this beginner's guide.
** To locate the registry and administrative template path, checkout beginner's guide.
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