Follow these simple instructions to better protect your Windows 10 device from Ransomware attacks.

STEP 1: Go to the Start Menu and type in RANSOMWARE. You will see the the Ransomware protection option in your system settings. Select it. This will bring up the Ransomware dialog that is built into Windows Defender.

STEP 2: Turn on Controlled folder access. This will protect your files, folders and memory across your device.

Step 3: Take a look at your Protected folders. Review which folders are currently protected, and then add any folders that you wish to protect.