Windows 8 and 8.1 Forums

Bizarre Repeated Win Defender Update - Same One Over & Over

  1. #11

    Do you have WD + MSE ?

      My System SpecsSystem Spec

  2. #12

    Toronto, Canada. Born in the U.K.
    Posts : 681
    Win 10 Pro + Win 7 Ult SP1 (x64)

    Not this time around. This is a fresh installation but in my previous one I installed MSE which seemed to suppress WD if I recall. I could be wrong there. Then I hadn't realised that WD also contains an antivirus element in W8 so MSE isn't really necessary although I haven't read much about how good the protection really is I must admit.
      My System SpecsSystem Spec

  3. #13

    Posts : 3
    Windows 8.1

    Same Ignorance Here....

    Same thing here for a Definitions Update over and over again.

    Click image for larger version


    Has anyone found a solution for this yet??
      My System SpecsSystem Spec

Page 2 of 2 FirstFirst 12
Bizarre Repeated Win Defender Update - Same One Over & Over

Similar Threads
Thread Forum
Auto update Windows Defender
I have just started to use Windows Defender on W8.1 and cannot see a way to get it to auto update without getting all the other Windows updates to auto update as well. I prefer to manage the general Windows updates myself and decide when (or if) to apply them. However, like other AV products, I...
System Security
windows defender update fail
the past week or so I have had a problem with updates for windows defender in win 8.1 failing to work. is it from any of the last updates on patch Tuesday? or another problem. I can get the update from a windows site and install it from that but not from defender its self or windows update thanks
Windows Updates & Activation
Defender - can it update automatically on it's own?
Hey gang, I am a new Windows 8.1 user, having installed it on a new system build I did a couple of weeks ago. Prior to this, I was running Windows 7 and used Avast for my anti-virus, and Defender for the rest. I understand with Windows 8, Defender is really what MS Security Essentials used...
System Security
Windows Defender Definition Update
Having an issue with kb2267602 It keeps popping up after installing. Henry
System Security
Windows Defender manual update
Initially on Win7, I was manually updating Security Essentials when was offline from this link: How to manually download the latest definition updates for Microsoft Security Essentials You choose x86 or x64 and go from there. What's not mentioned, is that you can use the same links to...
System Security
I can´t update my windows defender
I´ve got a dial up conection thru a proxy and i can´t update the windows defender when I try show this error message: 0x8024402c Windows defender couldn´t install the definition updates because the proxy server or taget server name can´t be resolve. Any help about this?
Windows Updates & Activation
Can't install Defender Update
I have this: Definition Update for Windows Defender - KB915597 as an imprtant update but has failed to install 7 times on build 7989. Does anyone else have this issue or know how to fix it?:confused:
Installation & Setup

Eight Forums Android App Eight Forums IOS App Follow us on Facebook