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    Method to get Microsoft Security Essentials shortcut on Windows 8 desktop?

    The Microsoft Security Essentials running without any issues on my windows 8 computer, the thing is I need to get its shortcut icon my desktop tell me what should be done in order to get a shortcut icon on my desktop. Tried for long time it Microsoft Security Essentials settings but nowhere I found such an option.

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    Re: Method to get Microsoft Security Essentials shortcut on Windows 8 desktop?

    Quote Originally Posted by Unregistered View Post
    The Microsoft Security Essentials running without any issues on my windows 8 computer, the thing is I need to get its shortcut icon my desktop tell me what should be done in order to get a shortcut icon on my desktop. Tried for long time it Microsoft Security Essentials settings but nowhere I found such an option.

    download zip file and unzip it.

    http :// www . sevenforums . com/attachments/tutorials/185171d1322112116-microsoft-security-essentials-settings-create-shortcut-mse-settings.zip
    Now will get MSE-settings on your desktop.
    right click on it.
    click properties, go to general tab.
    if you see any unblock button, click on it..

    happy to server you

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    Re: Method to get Microsoft Security Essentials shortcut on Windows 8 desktop?

    If you want the Microsoft Security Essential to be displayed on the Desktop, do take the following actions.

    Click Start,
    click All Programs.
    Right Click Microsoft Security Essential,
    From the option click Copy,
    Right Click on Desktop,
    From the options Click Paste,
    MSE will be pasted over desktop as shortcut.

    Use that to your benefit.

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    Re: Method to get Microsoft Security Essentials shortcut on Windows 8 desktop?

    You can also download Microsoft security essentials on Microsoft site
    In windows 8 Defender previously named as MSE comes with the operating system.
    To have a shortcut for this
    Swipe in to the right edge of the screen
    then tap on search type run in search
    Then type C:\Program Files \Windows Defender\MSASCUI.exe then press enter
    Right click on it
    Then send to desktop
    You can also rename it by right click on it
    Thats it.


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    Re: Method to get Microsoft Security Essentials shortcut on Windows 8 desktop?

    HI there!!!!....
    To get the shortcut on the desktop of your computer you only have to do the following things.


    1) Go to Start and then type " Defender"
    2) then right click on it.
    3) Now click on the "open file location".
    4) Then right click on the exe file which you want on your desktop. and click on "send to desktop".


    Now a shortcut will appear on your desktop.
    have a nice day.

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    Re: Method to get Microsoft Security Essentials shortcut on Windows 8 desktop?

    Hi Friend,

    You can make the Shortcut on the Desktop.

    >> So you must locate the File of Microsoft Security Essential.

    >> Open My computer.

    >> Go to Program Files.

    >> Go to Microsoft Security Essential

    >> Now Find the Exe file of Microsoft Security Essential.

    >> Right click on Exe file and Select Option of Send to.

    >> Now Select Desktop Create Shortcut option.

    >> That's it.

    All The Best

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    Re: Method to get Microsoft Security Essentials shortcut on Windows 8 desktop?

    Hello..
    You can easily get the shortcut of the Microsoft Security Essential on your Desktop.. I'm here for your solution..
    You have to follow the procedure below...
    PROCEDURE:
    **Go to Desktop

    **Right click on it

    **Choose "new"

    **Under this choose "Create Shortcut"

    **Then hit on the box beside "type the location of the item."

    **Browse the Program whose shortcut needed.

    Then finally Choose Finish after getting next..
    Hope you get your solution..
    DEMO:



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