Windows 10: Windows Defender Solved

  1.    12 Aug 2015 #1

    Windows Defender


    I have disabled windows defender as i have GData inernet security . But windows is still trying to install updates
    Definition Update for Windows Defender - KB2267602 (Definition 1.203.1973.0) - Error 0x80070643
    Is their any way to stop this.
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  2.    12 Aug 2015 #2

    Windows Defender (as the name suggests) defends your computer from attacks like malware and viruses.

    Windows Update is another component which... yup, you've guessed it, installs updates.

    Turning off Defender doesn't affect how updates are installed.
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  3.    12 Aug 2015 #3

    Yes but windows will not install the windows defender update i keep getting this error Error 0x80070643
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  4.    12 Aug 2015 #4

    Mine is turned off as well. But Windows has not detect the KB you specified.
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       12 Aug 2015 #5
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  6.    12 Aug 2015 #6

    I think that i have solved the problem. i removed my g-data security and activated the windows defender
    the updates then installed ok. And then i reinstalled g-data. and its working ok now , thanks for your help
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       12 Aug 2015 #7

    Glad you got it sorted
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  8.    12 Aug 2015 #8

    teachermark said: View Post
    Windows Defender (as the name suggests) defends your computer from attacks like malware and viruses.

    Windows Update is another component which... yup, you've guessed it, installs updates.

    Turning off Defender doesn't affect how updates are installed.
    If Defender is disabled via a third party a/v WU will not update Defender definitions; this is normal behavior.
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  9.    13 Aug 2015 #9

    I think everyone might find this Microsoft Tool designed for Windows 10 useful. This is a Show / Hide Update Tool if you have used the Hide update in Windows 8.1 you will like this.

    https://www.tenforums.com/tutorials/8...dows-10-a.html
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  10.    12 Dec 2015 #10

    I've had the same problem and solved it by uninstalling Norton Security. Then installing the defender definitions update that had been failing. After that I reinstalled Norton Security.
    UPDATE: Issue isn't fixed so I suspect that its caused by a conflict between Windows Defender and Norton Security.
    See: "Defender Running?/Not Running? and KB2267602 update failure" for more info.
    Last edited by SoFine409; 12 Dec 2015 at 14:21.
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