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Windows 7: Windows Defender wont turn on?

02 Jun 2012   #1
tommytinkroom

Windows 7 home premium 64bit sp1
 
 
Windows Defender wont turn on?

Hi,I recently disabled Windows Defender but when i went to turn it back on it just hangs,and times out with the error 0x800705b4.
I've been into services and it's there but it wont let me start it and comes up with error 126 module could not be found.
Thanks in advance for any help.


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02 Jun 2012   #2
tommytinkroom

Windows 7 home premium 64bit sp1
 
 

Just found a fix for it. Here's the link it's the second answer post down by Sabrina Shen and step 2 "restore the windows registry key" Windows Defender won't start
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02 Jun 2012   #3
marsmimar

Microsoft Community Contributor Award Recipient

 
 

Nice find. Thanks for posting back.
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