How to stop Norton® from turning off Windows® Defender
Stop Norton® from turning off Windows® Defender
If your Norton Antivirus is turning off your Windows Defender program, then follow the easy 4- step resolution.
This will help you in turning off the Windows Defender on your PC, thus saving you from the hassle of the two security software over-riding each other.
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Click on the "Start" button, then click "All Programs." Click "Windows Defender."
In the upper menu bar, click on “tools” and then click “options.”
Under the Administrator options, uncheck the box that says "Use Windows Defender." Click on the "Save" button.
Now, install additional spyware and malware protection and removal software.
You have successfully stopped Norton from turning off Defender. However, we recommend you to download additional security tools to keep your PC protected against online security threats.
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