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  1.    29 Jul 2015 #1

    stop being the notifications to turn on Windows defender


    How do we stop being the notifications to turn on Windows defender in the action center?
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  2.    29 Jul 2015 #2
    Join Date : Oct 2013
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    64-bit Windows 10 Pro build 17017

    Hello Gman,

    It's recommended to leave Windows Defender and real-time protection turned on to help keep your system protected.

    https://www.tenforums.com/tutorials/5...dows-10-a.html

    https://www.tenforums.com/tutorials/3...dows-10-a.html
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  3.    29 Jul 2015 #3
    Join Date : Jul 2015
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    To disable it, click the notification, then you should be taken to the Action Center. Click the "Turn of messages about [Insert service here]", and you should be fine!
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  4.    29 Jul 2015 #4
    Join Date : Sep 2014
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    64-bit 10240 10 Pro

    I installed AIS and it turned Defender off.
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  5.    29 Jul 2015 #5

    Quote Originally Posted by Brink View Post
    Hello Gman,

    It's recommended to leave Windows Defender and real-time protection turned on to help keep your system protected.

    https://www.tenforums.com/tutorials/5...dows-10-a.html

    https://www.tenforums.com/tutorials/3...dows-10-a.html
    I'd love too, but it's turned off by default, I believe, when using Norton 360.So I keep getting the notifications to turn it on in the Action center
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  6.    29 Jul 2015 #6
    Join Date : Oct 2013
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    64-bit Windows 10 Pro build 17017

    Yep, that would be why then. You could do what wzor posted above to turn off the messages though.
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  7.    29 Jul 2015 #7

    Do you truly believe Norton is a waste of time?
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  8.    29 Jul 2015 #8
    Join Date : Oct 2013
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    64-bit Windows 10 Pro build 17017

    That's up to you decide if you like Norton or not.

    I personally don't care for it given it's past track record.
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  9.    29 Jul 2015 #9

    Your a Windows expert and administrator of this forum. I will take your word as the Holy grail. 😇 I use nortons and malwarebytes. If you tell me that Windows as a standalone is suffice. That's what I'm going to do. I know that nortons uses a lot resources but didn't know they had a "track record."
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  10.    29 Jul 2015 #10

    I thanks for the help. Much appreciated!
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