1.    08 Aug 2015 #1
    Join Date : Aug 2015
    Posts : 9
    windows 10

    windows defender


    with win 8.1 and avira free i have win defender disabled
    upgrading to win 10 makes me having both working:
    and win defender
    i was able to scan and to be protected in live background
    having them both in real time protection
    then i try disabling win defender and now
    i'm not able to re-enable it..
    i guess i should have first to disinstal avira..but..
    why at upgrading they worked altogheter and fine..??


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  2.    08 Aug 2015 #2

    Normally when you install 3rd party anti virus software, they disable WD. As you say try uninstalling Avira, check the status of WD, then reinstall Avira and check WD's status once again.
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  3.    08 Aug 2015 #3
    Join Date : Aug 2015
    Posts : 9
    windows 10

    thxs so much!

    but have you also experienced their working fine both altogheter in real time?
    or as been only a case due to the upgrade from 8.1 to 10..??


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  4.    08 Aug 2015 #4
    Join Date : Oct 2014
    In a house with a crazy cat trying to kill me
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    Win 7 32, Win 7 64 Pro, Win 8.1 64 Pro, Win 10 64 Education Edition

    For the most part, AV's do not play well together. I'd guess that was a fluke that they both were running at the same time.

    The exception to the above would be Malwarebytes, which plays well with almost all AV's.
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