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Disable Windows Defender

Windows defender is an anti spyware software that is automatically installed on numerous Windows versions but you are unable to remove it through your add/remove feature, so you will have to disable it instead.

Here is a simple guide on how to disable windows defender on Windows Vista:

  • Open defender
  • Start > All Programs > Windows Defender
  • Click tools then options
  • In the Administrator options uncheck the Use Windows Defender box
  • Click Save (you may be promted for an admin password)
  • Done

To restart it simply go through this process again and check the box.

Windows Defender Disable