Welcome to our series of Microsoft Windows 10 tutorials that help you understand the features of the upcoming Windows 10.
This tutorial will show you how to change Windows SmartScreen settings for all users in Windows 10.
SmartScreen Filter is a feature in Internet Explorer that helps protect you computer from downloading or installing malware. In Microsoft Windows 10 this feature has been included as a part of Operating System itself.
Windows SmartScreen will keep your computer safe by checking downloaded files and web content within apps for malicious code and potentially unsafe web content.
If you are downloading an unknown file or open any potentially unsafe file, Windows will display a warning and confirm before you access the file.
If you trust any app, you can ignore the SmartScreen warning and proceed to work on it.
To change Windows SmartScreen settings:
Note: Turning off SmartScreen Filter can make your computer more vulnerable to security threats.