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  1. Joined : Aug 2015
    Posts : 7
    Windows 10, piece of crap.
       18 Aug 2015 #1

    Disable real-time protection.


    I've only had Windows 10 for a few days and it's already annoyed me more than XP and Vista ever have combined. Right now my problem is the damn thing keeps enabling real-time protection for no apparent reason. I'm confused, was this software developed by primates by any chance? Humans? Then what part of "TURN OFF" don't they understand?

    How can I get back control over my computer from this POS operating system? Is that possible? 'Cause if it's not, f*** this. I'm so fed up with Microsoft and their bullshit. I'm not even going back to Windows 8, I'm switching to Linux. I don't give a damn if I won't be able to use most of my programs, beats having to deal with this piece of crap.
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  3. Joined : Jun 2015
    N.Y.
    Posts : 3,005
    Windows 10 Pro 64 bit
       18 Aug 2015 #3

    Why do you need to turn it off? Have something else protecting your system as would disable to begin with ? Not even mention of Defender in thread starters post, assume it is.
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  4. Joined : Oct 2014
    Posts : 401
    Windows 10 Pro
       18 Aug 2015 #4

    Maybe the op is struggling with some install that's blocked by Windows Defender? Or he/ she just wants to disable it. Even though it's not very wise to run Windows without real time virus protection it's completely the users choice if one wants to do that.
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  5. Joined : Aug 2015
    Posts : 7
    Windows 10, piece of crap.
       19 Aug 2015 #5

    altae said: View Post
    Maybe the op is struggling with some install that's blocked by Windows Defender? Or he/ she just wants to disable it. Even though it's not very wise to run Windows without real time virus protection it's completely the users choice if one wants to do that.
    Not according to Microsoft apparently.
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  6. Joined : Aug 2015
    Posts : 7
    Windows 10, piece of crap.
       19 Aug 2015 #6

    Yeah this doesn't work, it still enables itself.
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  7. Joined : Oct 2014
    Trnava
    Posts : 1,711
    Windows Home x64
       19 Aug 2015 #7

    MaxTanner said: View Post
    Yeah this doesn't work, it still enables itself.
    Good to know, I have never actually tried that one.
    Turn off WD, download this, run as admin and that is it.
    Disable real-time protection. Attached Files
    Last edited by TairikuOkami; 17 Sep 2016 at 13:15.
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  8. Joined : Aug 2015
    Posts : 7
    Windows 10, piece of crap.
       19 Aug 2015 #8

    TairikuOkami said: View Post
    Good to know, I have never actually tried that one.
    Turn off WD, download this, run, allow add to registry and that is it.
    Thanks.
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  9. Joined : Aug 2015
    Posts : 7
    Windows 10, piece of crap.
       19 Aug 2015 #9

    Yeah that didn't work either. I'm done, I'm freaking done. Can't believe they are legally permitted to sell this crap...
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  10. Joined : Aug 2015
    Iowa
    Posts : 30
    Windows 10 Pro
       19 Aug 2015 #10

    MaxTanner said: View Post
    Yeah that didn't work either. I'm done, I'm freaking done. Can't believe they are legally permitted to sell this crap...
    Technically they're not selling anything. It must be your installation, I turned Windows Defender off day 1 and it's never re-enabled. So I know it's not a "Windows 10 thing"
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