Fix Socksescort slow perfomance
The latest version of socksescort slows down by Windows defender. If you have issues with long time to socks list loading (long time to login], errors with socks obtain (make sure socks list is refreshed], socks disconnecting etc, you have to add socksescort folder to exeption list of windows defender (or disable real-time protection - Not recommended].
Windows 7/8.
To add Socksescort folder to exeption list open Windows defender.
Open Excluded files and locations and click Browse. After select Socksescort folder and click Add.
Windows 10.
Open Settings > Update & Security > Windows Defender.
Open add an exclusion.
Open Exclude a folder and add socksescort folder.
Disable Windows Defender in Windows 10.
Open Settings > Update & Security > Windows Defender.
Disable Windows Defender
Here make sure Real-time protection and Cloud-based Protection is turned off.
Disable Windows Defender in Windows 7/8.
To disable Windows Defender in Windows 8, Windows 7 and Windows Vista, open Windows Defender > Tools > Options.
Now uncheck Use Real Time Protection check box. Click on Save.