How To Fix ‘Health Report Is Not Available’ In Windows Defender

The Windows 10 Creators Update revamped the Windows Defender Security Center. The UI fits better with the rest of the OS now and the functionality is still as good as ever. Windows Defender has a neat little section called Device Performance and Health. It gives you a general idea as to how well your system is doing. If you’re missing a driver or your power plan isn’t optimized, the health report will tell you. The only problem is, sometimes there is no health report. Instead, when you visit the Device Performance and Health tab, it says ‘Health report is not available’. There’s no way to force Defender to generate a health report. Here’s how to fix Health report is not available message in Windows defender.

There are three ways to fix Health report is not available in Windows Defender.

Run An Offline Scan

This method may or may not work but it’s simple enough so give it a try. Open Windows Defender Security Center. Go to Virus & Threat Protection.

Click the ‘Advanced scan’ button under ‘Quick scan’.

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