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How to Modify Windows Defender for Compatibility Issues with Security Software

Tuesday, August 23rd, 2011

If your security programs and anti-malware software are fighting with each other, here’s how to help them get along a bit better …

If you are running a full security suite to protect against malware, there are often compatibility issues between certain anti-malware software and the built-in Windows Defender. Windows Defender is a standard part of Windows 7 and it cannot actually be uninstalled, but it can be disabled if it is interfering with your security suite.