Configure Watson events

This policy setting allows you to configure whether or not Watson events are sent.

If you enable or do not configure this setting, Watson events will be sent.

If you disable this setting, Watson events will not be sent.

This value has been deprecated as of the February 2015 anti-malware platform update (

Supported on: At least Windows Vista

Registry PathSoftware\Policies\Microsoft\Microsoft Antimalware\Reporting
Value NameDisableGenericReports
Enabled Value0
Disabled Value1


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