How to download Microsoft Security Essentials for Windows XP, Windows Vista and Windows 7 OS free?

Read this article to know more about Microsoft Security Essentials which is easy to install in system. Microsoft has provided Microsoft Security Essential services for Windows XP, Windows Vista and Windows 7 operating system such that you can protect PC against malware, spyware and other infected matter. It is freeware application which is simple to use. In this article I will explain how to get free Microsoft Security Essential and what are the key features of Microsoft Security Essentials?

How to download free Microsoft Security Essentials?

Microsoft provides security freeware for Windows users so that users can protect themselves from real time threats. It is suitable for home and small business PC that prevents system against viruses, spyware and other malicious matter. It is security application which consists of background intelligence system and is capable of running security essentials quietly and effectively in the background. It doesnot provide interruptions to currently running Windows based applications because it is capable of running itself stand alone in comparison with other Windows applications.

It is freeware application provided by the Microsoft, the aim of which is to provide high security rights for computer system such that prevents system against any kind of infection. If you are willing to experience it then you can download Microsoft Security Essential for free from official website of Microsoft. Also, it is easier to use and install in the system. Moreover, it provides regular updates to system which automatically keep your system up-to-date by providing latest definitions against newly discovered threats.

Before installing Microsoft Security Essential in your system, make sure that you have uninstall other running anti-virus software from your system. If you are using more than one anti-virus program in system at same time then it will causes conflict of resources which finally reduce the performance of the system. Thus, it is good idea to uninstall the anti-virus software before installing Microsoft Security Essential in your system.

Requirement to use Microsoft Security Essential in Windows operating system

It is basically available for both home as well as small businesses and capable of running maximum of 10 computer systems at same time. Each computer must be in connection with each other and offer genuine Windows installation in system. In case, any of the system among 10 systems consists of duplicate copy of Windows then it will display error message i.e. "Windows copy is not genuine" and you will not able to access the security services in your system.

Free download Microsoft Security Essentials for <a href="/articles/Windows-XP.aspx">Windows XP</a>, <a href="/articles/Windows-Vista.aspx">Windows Vista</a> and <a href="/articles/Windows-7-Operating-System.aspx">Windows 7 OS</a>

For obtaining full access to Microsoft security services, you need to run an application in your system which is known with name of "Genuine Windows application". In order to activate the Microsoft security Essential in system, your system must run the genuine Windows validation process because it is for those users who uses original copy of Windows operating system.

Key features of Microsoft Security Essentials

It provides you protection against the malware infection by removing the malware from your system and is not capable of picking the incoming malware infection. Suppose you want to install application package in system which consist of malware infection then it will not detect malware infection during installation. Malware infection can be detected by it only after the complete installation of the application software.

It is simple to use and easy to download from official Microsoft website. Therefore, you can download Microsoft Security Essential after running a program "Genuine Windows validation program" in your system. Moreover, Microsoft has provided free updates for the users who have genuine copy of installed Windows operating system.

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Author: Bharath05 Jul 2011 Member Level: Gold   Points : 1

Hi Chirag,

This is really a very nice article from you about free download microsoft security essentials. Thanks for such a helpful informative article.

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