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Windows 7: Inaccurate Action Center messages?

04 May 2010   #1

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Inaccurate Action Center messages?

We have a Dell XPS 420 which was upgraded to Windows 7 about 4 months ago. We use Norton 360 Version:, Windows Defender and Spybot programs which worked file for months.

Today we are getting multiple action center messages - see attached - stating we have multiple anti-virus and firewalls that are not on. When I open Norton the top screen shows everything is protected. In the action center, I try turning on Norton or spybot and the firewall but nothing happens.

Any recommendations?

Thank you,

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File Type: docx action center.docx (459.7 KB, 5 views)
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05 May 2010   #2

Windows XP - Now Windows 7 Home Premium (64-bit).

Might be best to post a screenshot as opposed to an attachment - which I will not open.
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06 May 2010   #3

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Inaccurate Action Center messages?

I posted a gif file with the screen shot. The problem did not occur on Wed but at start up today Defender had been turned off and the action messages returnd
Appreciate andy feedback.

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09 May 2010   #4


Why don't you click on "view antivirus programs" to see what programs are exactly causing your issue? This could be because an antivirus failed to uninstall properly.
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