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Windows 7: Win Defender hangs

08 Mar 2013   #1
sverne

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Win Defender hangs

After installing Superanti-spyware, and running Defender offline, the regular Defender does not turn on; a timed-out error occurs. Tried installing a fresh version, but in execution, box tells me your Vista already has one---I have 7, not Vista.
I turned off all AV except for MSE. Any ideas?


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08 Mar 2013   #2
sverne

win7 64bit
 
 

After some research here, a post from 6/12 led me to Windows, where it states that MSE supercedes Defender and also turns it off. So I have protectiona after all.
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