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Microsoft security essentials creating problems

Discussion in 'All Other Software' started by chitraksh, Nov 4, 2018.

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  1. chitraksh

    chitraksh Thread Starter

    Nov 4, 2018
    i have uninstalled Microsoft security essentials but in action centre it shows that Microsoft security essentials is running and when i tries to install another antivirus it shows that you have downloaded another antivirus please uninstall it but i have already uninstalled it but they are showing it is running please help me what should i do.
  2. DaveA

    DaveA Trusted Advisor Spam Fighter

    Nov 16, 1999
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    Have you restart the computer?
  3. plodr


    Jun 27, 2014
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    This explains what to do if you have v 2 installed and not everything was removed. It deals with looking through the registry.

    Scroll down until you see this
    To uninstall Microsoft Security Essentials if you cannot uninstall it by using the Add or Remove Programs or the Programs and Features item, follow these steps.
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