Offline updating of microsoft security essentials
Going on a trip and want to rent a few movies from the Microsoft Store.
I can pick a movies, pick hd but when going to rent it only gives me the option to Stream.
The software will continue to work with some caveats.
With its new desktop bridge technology, it looks like Microsoft will be moving the existing version to the Windows Store soon.
Future revisions of Windows 10 might trigger compatibility problems when attempting to use apps within the suite.
Although Microsoft clearly states on the Microsoft Security Essentials system requirements page that an Internet connection is required for installation and to download the latest virus and spyware definitions, you can still update the MSE offline.
Of course, you need a computer with Internet connection to download the offline updates!
Windows DVD Maker, which was removed in Windows 8, is a prime example.