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Windows defender turned off
Summary: Hi guys, Today I wad working with my computer and noticed my windows defender was not working. So when I clicked it this came up This app is turned o...

[Solved] How is Windows Defender working for you in Windows 10?
Summary: Is anyone just using windows defender as their antivirus in windows 10? How do think its working so far and has it caught any security risks yet? I'...

cant get in by pressing F8 key
Summary: opened Windows Defender now I can't even get my computer to the start menu to open up!!! Help!! It is my work computer and I can't get it to open and ...

[Solved] Ad by Priceless says I have won a Prize?
Summary: I have a nasty little problem in the form of an ad that appears on my screen at random. I have no idea of the source except that I occasionally get a...

How do I get definition updates for Windows Defender Offline
Summary: How do I get malware definition updates for Windows Defender Offline to update my Windows Defender Offline bootable USB stick? ...

Windows Defender versus antivirus programs on Windows 7
Summary: What distinguishes Windows Defender from antivirus programs? How are they different? Why are they two separate antimalware programs rather than one? ...

[Solved] AV Conflicts (POST 2): Avast and Windows Defender 8.1
Summary: I installed Avast Free which automatically disabled Window Defender 8.1. After running an AV scan, Avast indicated two "The parameter is incorrect (87...

[Solved] How to delete/disable Windows Defender 8.1 in Windows 8.1
Summary: I have been dissatified with the performance of Windows Defender 8.1 and want to replace it with the free version of Avast. I have read that Windows D...

[Solved] Multiple AV and malware
Summary: I am currently using Windows Defender. Can I also install Avast and/or Malwarebyte? What about utility programs such as Gleary Utilities or CCleaner?...

[Solved] Slow computer and things that are not useful for pc
Summary: Hi, I wanna ask security question. I have avast virus softvare installed on my computer. I found in control panel that windows defender and windows fi...

[Solved] search.conduit adware not detected by Windows Defender ?
Summary: has anyone notice that Windows Defender can not detect the ad-ware called search.conduit ? I have already removed this virus using different method ...

[Solved] virus rovinix infected computer
Summary: can't get this virus off my machine. ran security essentials and then downloaded windows defender offline. ran quick scan and then a complete scan and...

can not download executable files, please help
Summary: I just deleted 4 viruses with windows defender, I am not able to download executable files. what can this be ? and has anybody else had this ? I also ...

Windows update isn't working
Summary: windows defender and windows update won't turn on on my computer i am running windows 7 home premium and wan't to download Service pack 1 but Windows ...

My computer shuts down durin full virus scan
Summary: I am able to run a quick scan, computer also shut down during full system scan with windows defender, today ran full windows defender in safe mode and...

[Solved] Error loading OS after Trojan removed
Summary: Hi all, I used Windows Defender to remove Trojan:DOS/Alureon.M and, when attempting to restart, get "error loading operating system" in DOS text. All ...

windows defender won't activate / turn on
Summary: new clean install of win7home premium on celeron??? toshiba satellite s5975 laptop new HDD OS from image copy... ????????- this operation returned ...

Cannot login to aol
Summary: Can not log into aol. When I try comes back with blank login screen, atwola.com is displayed on toolbar and random adds displayed. Do not know if it i...

[Solved] Windows Defender update question.
Summary: Why does Windows (7) update download Windows Defender updates, when I don't have WD installed? If it comes already installed, where is it and when doe...

[Solved] trojan in my comp.
Summary: I tried all the recommended programs and not one of them found this trojan, that I know is there because panda cloud and windows defender both say it...

[Solved] Anti-virus software compatibility question
Summary: My son's laptop, running Vista Home, tends to run without much protection, and today I was troubleshooting it and decided to do a Malwarebytes Anti-Ma...

[Solved] windows defender offline tool
Summary: I cannot boot up windows defender offline tool from either usb, dvd or cd. In each case WDO confirmed media was successfully made.Bios was changed to...

[Solved] Windows Defender virus won't let me do anything
Summary: I have a virus from windows defender. I downloaded Malwarebytes and tried to load it onto the infected computer but it says something about incorrect...

clock and scroll bar on the computer is not working right
Summary: my computer clock will not let me change the time or time zone. My scroll bar does not stay in the position I set it. it keep going back to the top ...

unable to download anything
Summary: unable to download anything same as stated here: http://www.computing.net/answers/ne... I tried scanning my pc with windows defender and avira both g...

Virus located in SVCHost.exe
Summary: I have run Malwarebytes, Windows Defender and Superanti-spyware and all report I have a trojan located in Windows\svchost.exe Everytime I get Malwareb...

System 32 has a worm, but i cannot open scans
Summary: System 32 has a "worm" i cannot open anything not mcaffee, anti-malwarebytes, or even my regular windows defender scan. Anything i try to open except ...

my hard drive filled up suddenly virus, worm?
Summary: I noticed my hard drive filling up, and now i am almost completely out of space. Virus scans have found nothing (I have windows defender, and I downlo...

my cpu is not right?
Summary: why is my CPU running so fast? it is also heating up very quickly and getting very hot. i have reset the computer and i seem to have no malware or vir...

unable to install avg11 on win8 developer ver
Summary: I'm trying to install avg 2011 on windows 8 developer version but i am unable to install. Can anybody help me ?? ...

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