windows defender

I just re-imaged a laptop with windows 7 and cannot find or install defender for windows 7? I did the windows + Q and nothing happened?
Dennis MillerAsked:
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JohnBusiness Consultant (Owner)Commented:
Go to Microsoft Downloads and look for Windows Security Essentials. That is what Windows 7 uses.  I have that here.
RaminTechnical AdvisorCommented:
Also for Windows 7 you need something more powerful than Windows Defender / to coexist with Defender to keep your system safe.
Dennis MillerAuthor Commented:
Thanks guys. I have done these images a million times and this is the first time I did not see it. I now have it up and running. The name threw me. Thanks again.
JohnBusiness Consultant (Owner)Commented:
You are welcome and I was happy to help
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