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Windows 7: How to disable Windows defender?

08 Oct 2012   #1
kuchiyo

Windows 7 Enterprise 64 Bit
 
 
How to disable Windows defender?

Ok, just uninstalled Microsoft security essentials and installed F-secure.

Now windows defender is active again. How i can disable it?


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08 Oct 2012   #2
marsmimar

Microsoft Community Contributor Award Recipient

 
 

See if this helps:

Windows Defender - Turn On or Off

Click start, type Windows Defender in the search box.
Click on Windows Defender in the upper panel.
When Windows Defender opens, select Options.
From the Options menu, select Administrator.
In the box on the right, uncheck 'Use this Program'.
Save and Exit.
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08 Oct 2012   #3
Jacee
Microsoft MVP

Windows 7 Ultimate 32bit SP1
 
 

You can also disable it in 'Services'

Services - Start or Disable
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08 Oct 2012   #4
kuchiyo

Windows 7 Enterprise 64 Bit
 
 

Worked.

Topic solved.
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