windows defender


  1. Posts : 42
    windows 10
       #1

    windows defender


    hi!

    with win 8.1 and avira free i have win defender disabled
    upgrading to win 10 makes me having both working:
    avira
    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..??

    cheers!!

    :)
      My Computer


  2. Posts : 7,257
    Windows 10 Pro 64-bit
       #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.
      My Computers


  3. Posts : 42
    windows 10
    Thread Starter
       #3

    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..??

    cheers!!

    :)
      My Computer


  4. Posts : 34,088
    Win 7 32, Win 7 64 Pro, Win 8.1 64 Pro, Win 10 64 Education Edition
       #4

    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.
      My Computer


 

  Related Discussions
Our Sites
Site Links
About Us
Windows 10 Forums is an independent web site and has not been authorized, sponsored, or otherwise approved by Microsoft Corporation. "Windows 10" and related materials are trademarks of Microsoft Corp.

Designer Media Ltd
All times are GMT -5. The time now is 02:56.
Find Us




Windows 10 Forums