1.    04 Jan 2016 #1
    Join Date : Jan 2016
    Posts : 1
    windows 10

    Re Install Windows Defender

    I disabled Defender, and installed Trend Micro. I now want to let the Trend expire and reinstall Defender, but can't figure out how to do it. I've tried Control Pane, but get message that says "Defender Disabled" but no "Enable" button. Help, please.
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  2.    04 Jan 2016 #2
    Join Date : Nov 2015
    Posts : 4,766
    windows 10 Home threshold2

    Use this tutorial :
    Windows Defender Real-time Protection - Turn On or Off in Windows 10

    The easiest method is Option Four, step #2.
    2. To Enable Windows Defender Real-time Protection

    ***** Make sure you have uninstalled Trend Micro first ******
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  3.    06 Jan 2016 #3
    Join Date : Jul 2015
    Posts : 149
    Windows 10 Pro x64

    Have you also uninstalled Trend?
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