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Expired Antivirus Software No. 1 Cause Of Unprotected Windows 8 PCs
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WilliamM376
WilliamM376,
User Rank: Apprentice
11/14/2014 | 12:13:42 PM
Re: Directly From Microsoft
But if the end user has a preloaded antivirus installed - It disables Defender in favor of the preloaded software (expired or not). Another fail with Defender in Windows 8 is the lack of a easy to use scan scheduler.
theb0x
theb0x,
User Rank: Ninja
11/13/2014 | 11:09:44 AM
Directly From Microsoft
Microsoft Security Essentials "Windows 8.1, Windows RT 8.1 In Windows 8.1 and Windows RT 8.1, Windows Defender provides the same level of protection against malware as Microsoft Security Essentials. You can't use Microsoft Security Essentials with Windows 8 and Windows RT, but you don't need toWindows Defender is already included and ready to go." Ready to go? If this replaces MSE in Windows 8/8.1 out of the box, it's clearly a fail on Microsoft's part.


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