Secure Windows 10 computers

This article applies to Microsoft 365 Business Premium.

After you have set up Microsoft 365 Business Premium, it is time to protect the Windows 10 computers in your org from theft, and malicious threats like viruses and malware. Watch this video for an overview of how to set up policies to secure your Windows 10 computers.

If you found this video helpful, check out the complete training series for small businesses and those new to Microsoft 365.

To secure your Windows 10 PCs

  1. Sign in to Microsoft 365 admin center by using your global admin credentials.

  2. On the left nav, select Setup and then, under Sign-in and security, choose Secure your Windows 10 computers. Choose View to get started.

  3. On the Secure your Windows 10 computers page, read all the information to understand what you are turning on, and what the user impact is.

    On the top of the page, choose Get started.

  4. On the Windows 10 setting, select the options you want to turn on. For more information about the settings, see Secure Windows 10 devices.

  5. Choose to who in your organization to apply the policy to, and then choose Save changes.