If there is a way to get Defender back without the reinstall please let me know. It is attempting to disable (temporarily or permanently, I'm not sure) McAfee during the installation process as the service will not start properly with McAfee running. Make sure the Start type is shown asAutomatic. Here's how to turn on or off Windows Defender in Windows 10, Windows 8, 7, Vista and XP. http://blackplanetsupport.com/windows-defender/service-windows-defender-windefender-failed-to-start.html
Read this post if your Antivirus protection has expired. Microsoft Customer Support Microsoft Community Forums Windows Client Sign in United States (English) Brasil (Português)Česká republika (Čeština)Deutschland (Deutsch)España (Español)France (Français)Indonesia (Bahasa)Italia (Italiano)România (Română)Türkiye (Türkçe)Россия (Русский)ישראל (עברית)المملكة العربية السعودية (العربية)ไทย (ไทย)대한민국 (한국어)中华人民共和国 SuperAntiSpyware may also be a culprit here, but I doubt it. The OS Tweaking Guy ;) Marked as answer by Magon LiuModerator Tuesday, December 28, 2010 9:35 AM Monday, December 27, 2010 5:17 AM Reply | Quote 0 Sign in to vote
Download and install latest version. I was given the link to this Microsoft Support Team area. I always get the same message if I try to start it. Reinstall Windows Defender Press the Windows Key+R > type appwiz.cpl > press Enter Right-Click Windows Defender > click Uninstall Follow the on-screen instructions to remove Windows Defender from the computer.
If it is 0, then you will have to use our freeware RegOwnit to take ownership of these Registry keys and then change its value from 0 to 1. Click the General tab and set the Startup type to Automatic (Delayed Start). nothing dramatically. Windows Defender Turned Off Windows 10 The same message always appears on boot.
If your current malware protection software is already protecting you from spyware, you should permanently disable Windows Defender if the third-party application hasn’t done so already or if you or some Windows Defender Not Working Windows 7 Try and locate the Windows Defender service. I have always downloaded the file previously with no previous problems, as I am already logged in as an administrator. Following the fix and repair of my PC, I again tried to download the programm only to be met with the same problem.
Next reboot error message is gone. Windows Defender Will Not Turn On Windows 7 How to turn on or off Windows Defender Step 1: In the Start menu (or on Windows 8’s start screen) type Defender. Ensure that the Windows Defender service is started and set to Automatic. 6] If Windows Defender Service (WinDefend) or Windows Defender Network Inspection Service (WdNisSvc) of Windows Defender keeps stopping, turning off Again, you will need to uninstall any such software if you want to use Windows Defender instead.
My very best regards, Thomas 08-30-2011, 09:41 AM #15 VirGnarus Windows Tech TeamBSOD Kernel Dump Expert Join Date: Jun 2010 Posts: 2,210 OS: Windows 7 SP1 Thank you Wouldn't this overcome this issue or does Microsoft Security Essentials have its own issues? Windows Defender Not Working Windows 10 Book your tickets now and visit Synology. Windows Defender Is Turned Off By Group Policy Application failed to initialize: 0x800703ee (VISTA) Windows Vista IT Pro > Windows Vista Applications Question 0 Sign in to vote Hi, I am getting the error code Windows defender won't start.
Step 4: When you have uninstalled any antivirus or antispyware, type Defender again in the Start menu and, if it’s turned off, you’ll see a message and a link to turn navigate here I have the complete McAfee Security Center Package on the PC at the moment, which I have always subscribed to for the past 7 years. Pop up ad problem Firefox Chrome... The services in the window are listed alphabetically so you will have no problem locating the Windows Defender service among the many services listed. Windows Defender Turned Off Wont Turn On
In the main, am I to assume that I should just stick with the McAfee program and forget about Windows Defender altoghether, if so, then its not really a problem. Its part of Vista. ( in Win7 too ) - You can only enable or disable it. Your cache administrator is webmaster. Check This Out Friday, April 08, 2011 2:28 AM Reply | Quote 0 Sign in to vote In Windows Vista's Start Search Box type:Services and press the Enter key.
If that is not the case then try these steps to fix the Application failed to initialize error: Make Sure That The Windows Defender Service Is Running Press Windows Key+R > type services.msc > Windows Defender Has Been Turned Off And Isn't Monitoring Your Computer Click the Check for Updates button. In that window, it asks me if I wish to "Retry" or "Cancel" I have tried both these options many times now, but to no avail.
Some third-party applications such as Norton AntiVirus don’t work well when Windows Defender is running. Hi All, I suspect that my computer has recently been infected with a virus etc. Best Regards, Thomas 08-29-2011, 12:52 PM #13 VirGnarus Windows Tech TeamBSOD Kernel Dump Expert Join Date: Jun 2010 Posts: 2,210 OS: Windows 7 SP1 Ok, I found the Repair Windows Defender Windows 10 Here you can see that AVG Free Edition is installed, and is the reason why Windows Defender is turned off.
Right click on Windows Defender and click on Properties. Calgirl Resolved HJT Threads 198 05-23-2011 07:01 AM pc blocked i installed a program ,winmate,and after that my problems started,if i try to open any application ,i get an error, and Situation has gone from bad to worse as i installed norton 360 5.0. http://blackplanetsupport.com/windows-defender/application-failed-to-initialize-0x800106ba-windows-defender.html The system returned: (22) Invalid argument The remote host or network may be down.
Many problems that you encounter can be attributed to a corrupt and bloated registry. I seem to call everything these days a download. This time, it should help. Your login request is denied Whichever error you receive, there are two fixes you can try to get Windows Defender back up and running on your Windows XP, Vista, or 7
Please try the request again. It's the same in Windows 10. I am avoiding this because it would mean going thought all those updates again. The only thing I have not tried yet is reinstalling Vista.
thomasanthony Resolved HJT Threads 34 08-24-2011 01:52 PM Some kind of redirect on computer (Monster Marketplace) I don't know how this happened, but something has gotten into my computer that constantly Can you describe the events that occurred while the log was recording? User Name Remember Me? In Windows 8, Microsoft provided an enhanced version of Defender which also protects against malware – effectively rolling Security Essentials (Microsoft’s free antivirus program) and Defender into one.
Windows Defender should appear in the list. This article explains you the troubleshooting procedure to resolve the same. oneshot719 says: 7 years ago http://www.lucaspc.com I also would like to agree that Microsoft Security Essentials is much better than defender. Use McAfee Consumer Products Removal Tool or some antivirus removal tool to ensure that you have even removed its remnants. 3] Have you checked your computer for malware?
Either method brings up the Run dialog box. I'm running Windows XP and my laptop is about 7 years old. RegOwnit allows you to take ownership of a Windows Registry key using Administrator, Home Users or the current Logged On User account. 8] It may also happen that Windows Security Center Alos, if your Windows Defender disables itself automatically - every time your start your Windows computer, or at any time randomly when you are working on your PC, here are a