Microsoft Security Essentials Review : Free for Genuine Windows
If you have a purchased a legitimate version of Windows 7, then you are at liability to download “Microsoft Essentials” for free. All you have to do is check your OS against Microsoft genuine website and cling the offer. You also have a lot of promotions if you want to buy for discount.
- Goto this microsoft genuine validation page. Click on “Validate Windows”.
- Check your website for genuine.
- Now you are shown a message that your “Windows Validation was successful”.
- Now below this message, you have the “get more” option.
Here you have to click the “get extras” link.
Then you are directed to “Genuine Windows Benefits” page.
Under “Genuine Windows Offers” set your location to “United States”.
You can see Free Downloads. Click on it.
Now you have the “Microsoft Security Essentials” page.
Update: Now Microsoft genuine check has been disbanded and is no longer working. So you’ll not see the above screenshot when you click the above link. But the microsoft genuine windows advantage is still working, so you can still download Microsoft Security Essentials free of charge.
Microsoft Security Essentials
Genuine Windows installed on your PC along with an up-to-date anti-virus product are two essential components of a secure computing experience. Microsoft Security Essentials is the high quality, anti-malware solution for genuine Windows PCs that is available at no additional cost and delivers:
- Security you can trust: Industry certified anti-malware solution backed by Microsoft’s leading Security Response Center
- Easy to get, easy to use: No-cost download with a simple set-up and easy to use interface; it never expires and is automatically kept up-to-date with the latest protection advancements
- Quiet protection: Real-time protection that runs quietly and efficiently in the background – enabling you to use your PCs without interruption
Well, I haven’t actually downloaded this tool as I’m using the free AVIRA PERSONAL ANTI-VIRUS tool. Please comment on my post, whether this worked for you or not.