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Windows 7: Windows Defender

05 Oct 2010   #1
blockie

 
Windows Defender

I try to turn on WD. The little blue icon comes on and I wait for 5-10 minutes and nothing happens. What could be the cause?


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05 Oct 2010   #2
Brink
Microsoft MVP

64-bit Windows 10 build 10074
 
 

Hello William,

I woud recommend to install MSE instead. It's a lot better, and will replace Windows Defender.

Hope this helps,
Shawn
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05 Oct 2010   #3
blockie

 

Thanks Shawn. I already have. I did not know that it replaced WD tho.
Bill
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05 Oct 2010   #4
hackerman1

W7-Enterprise + WS-2008 (Converted to Workstation)
 
 

MSE turns off defender....
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06 Oct 2010   #5
Brink
Microsoft MVP

64-bit Windows 10 build 10074
 
 

Yeah, meant that MSE turned off Windows Defender and replaced it as the default program instead.
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