smartscreen Archive

How To Disable SmartScreen In Windows 10

The SmartScreen filter technology was initially designed for Internet Explorer to protect users from malicious websites and web applications. But it has now become a part of the operating system itself. Microsoft implemented the SmartScreen feature directly

Smartscreen in Windows 8 triggers privacy concerns

A very interesting find by a researcher called Nadim Kobeissi. He found that a Microsoft application called Smartscreen will by default, inform Microsoft of every app downloaded and installed by every user. He claims that users are not

New images of the Smartscreen filter in Windows 8

More images from Windows 8 smartscreen. If the user attempts to perform a potentially dangerous application, Windows 8 will warn them with an appropriate message.