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Windows 7: How do I turn on windows defender on in windows 8?

22 Jul 2013   #1

Windows 7 Home Premium 32bit
How do I turn on windows defender on in windows 8?

I have a HP envy 4 touchsmart ultrabook. I have tried absolutely everything. Every time I go to try to fix the settings on it, I get a message saying it is not monitoring my computer.

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22 Jul 2013   #2

64-bit Windows 10 Pro

Hello James,

Normally it would be best to ask Windows 8 questions at our sister site Eight Forums instead for better support.

Do you have a 3rd party AV program installed?

If you do, then it would have most likely disabled Windows Defender since the other program will be used instead.

If not, then the tutorial below can help show you how to turn on Windows Defender in Windows 8.
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Hope this helps for now,
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