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Windows 7: Windows Defender Turned off and wont turn back on

03 Jan 2011   #1
tomlewis

Windows 7 Ultimate 32bit
 
 
Windows Defender Turned off and wont turn back on

It used to work fine, im scared that theres a virus, trojan or some piece of crap blocking it on my system.
it wont start up and gives me an error when i try to start it, screenshot attached.



Thanks.

Tom




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03 Jan 2011   #2
Golden

Microsoft Community Contributor Award Recipient

Windows 7 Ult. x64
 
 

Hi Tom,

What other anti-virus and/or anti-malware software is installed on your system?

If you have installed MSE, then Defender is always turned off. Have you installed MSE on your system?

Regards,
Golden
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03 Jan 2011   #3
tomlewis

Windows 7 Ultimate 32bit
 
 

*facepalm* I do have it installed! Cheers!
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03 Jan 2011   #4
Golden

Microsoft Community Contributor Award Recipient

Windows 7 Ult. x64
 
 

No worries mate - your all good
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