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Windows eight backup and antivirus program

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    Windows 8 64 bit

    Windows eight backup and antivirus program

    I find that the only way I can make a in my windows 8 is by uninstalling antivirus program
    I have tried quite a few antivirus programs and had exactly the same result
    Without antivirus running at all I can successfully make of my the operating system

    In addition, I'm totally unable to get windows defender to work or Install

    Has anyone experienced a similar problem was making a backups and antivirus programs?
    Assistance will be appreciated

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    Macrium Reflect let me backup whole system without Avast complaining about it. Most AVs have an option to temporarily disable it. For defender to work you have to enable it's service, some AVs disable it by default when they are installed.
      My System SpecsSystem Spec

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