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Still Can't Get Windows Defenders Turned On

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    Did you try the Norton Uninstall that I provided the link to? I've used it myself many times and it has always worked.

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    windows 7 home premium 64bit


    Quote Originally Posted by LovingWindows View Post
    Quote Originally Posted by znod View Post
    Quote Originally Posted by Karl JR View Post
    Why would you want to use Windows Defender, it's useless. Keep it turned off and use third party software maybe one with built in.
    Not useless, but quite a few 3rd party AVs are better.
    Maybe on Windows 7 and earlier perhaps, but Windows 8 nobody has the code except for Microsoft which means 3rd party AV has to reverse engineer and cheap hack away to get their stuff working with the new code.

    Also, nobody knows the ins and outs of Windows like Microsoft does.
    If that is true, how do so many hackers find the exploits? I prefer a 2nd opinion...
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