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View Poll Results: Have you joined MAPS?

Voters
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  • Not Joined

    5 55.56%
  • Basic Membership

    1 11.11%
  • Advanced Membership

    3 33.33%
  1. #1


    Posts : 419
    Windows 8.1 x64

    Microsoft Active Protection Service


    Just a poll to see how people have their MAPS option set within Windows Defender.

    Do you have it not joined, Basic or Advanced?

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  2. #2


    Basic here...
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  3. #3


    Covington, La
    Posts : 1,184
    Windows 7 HP 64bit, Windows 8.1 Pro w/Media Center 64BIT


    Not using Windows Defender. I use Norton IS 2012.

    Jim
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  4. #4


    bangalore
    Posts : 634
    Windows 8.1 professional x64 + WMC


    advanced
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  5. #5


    Posts : 419
    Windows 8.1 x64


    Quote Originally Posted by bagavan View Post
    advanced
    Why did you choose Advanced over Basic?
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