Configure Windows Defender ATP preferences settings

Applies to:

  • Windows 10 Enterprise
  • Windows 10 Education
  • Windows 10 Pro
  • Windows 10 Pro Education
  • Windows Defender Advanced Threat Protection (Windows Defender ATP)

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Use the Preferences setup menu to modify general settings, advanced features, enable the preview experience, email notifications, and the custom threat intelligence feature.

In this section

Topic Description
Update general settings Modify your general settings that were previously defined as part of the onboarding process.
Enable advanced features Enable features such as Block file and other features that require integration with other products.
Enable the preview experience Allows you to turn on preview features so you can try upcoming features.
Configure email notifications Enables you to configure and identify a group of individuals who will immediately be informed of new alerts through email notifications.
Enable SIEM integration Enable security information and event management (SIEM) integration to pull alerts from the Windows Defender ATP portal using your SIEM solution.
Enable Threat intel API Before you can create custom threat intelligence (TI) using REST API, you'll need to set up the custom threat intelligence application.
Create and build Power BI reports Get security insights by creating and building Power BI dashboards using data from Windows Defender ATP and other data sources.