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Windows 7: The Windows Security Center service is turned off

03 Jun 2015   #1

Windows 7 Home Premium 32bit
The Windows Security Center service is turned off

My wife is having her weekly PC issue...

The Windows 7 Action Center is displaying the following message:
Windows Security Center Service (Important)
The Windows Security Center service is turned off.
When I press the "Turn on now" button, I get the following error:
The Windows Security Center service can't be started.
I ran Avast Free and found no viruses. I ran Autoruns and found nothing unusual either.

Any ideas?

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03 Jun 2015   #2

Windows 7 Home Premium 32bit

I'm not quite sure what I did, but I restored to a prior checkpoint and used my repair disk to fix startup problems. The system is operating normally at this time.
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05 Jun 2015   #3

Windows 7 Home Premium


Thanks for the update!!

Glad you solved the issue.
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