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Microsoft has released an update for Microsoft Security Essentials which offers performance enhancements and some new functionality within the program.

To receive this update, follow these steps:
  1. Open Microsoft Security Essentials.
  2. Click the down arrow located to the right of Help.
  3. Click Check for software updates. A Windows Update window will appear.
  4. Click Install updates.
  5. If prompted, click Restart now. Your computer will restart and the update will install.

More information

For more information about Microsoft Security Essentials, visit:


Article ID: 2754296 - Last Review: September 25, 2012 - Revision: 1.0
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  • Microsoft® Security Essentials

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