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Window defender couldn't be started

  1. #1


    India
    Posts : 14
    Windows 8 Single Language

    Window defender couldn't be started


    Hi, I cannot start or do anything wind window defender, due to this my pc is running slow.

    This is what its giving.. Please heClick image for larger versionlp

    and when i click start now it says this

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  2. #2


    India
    Posts : 14
    Windows 8 Single Language


    Oh, I'm using norton so that means i can't use Window Defender! Got It!
      My System SpecsSystem Spec

  3. #3


    Posts : 2
    windows 8.1


    That's my problem too how to fix that problem??
      My System SpecsSystem Spec

  4. #4


    Austin TX metro area
    Posts : 638
    Windows 7 Pro 64bit [MS blue-disk set]


    Quote Originally Posted by AOMINE View Post
    That's my problem too how to fix that problem??
    If another AV shuts down WD, then until that AV is disabled and is not allowed to automatic-start, WD will continue to either be shut down or will turn itself off.
      My System SpecsSystem Spec

Window defender couldn't be started
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