Windows 10: Virus & threat protection / Windows Defender AntiVirus keeps stopping

Discus and support Virus & threat protection / Windows Defender AntiVirus keeps stopping in AntiVirus, Firewalls and System Security to solve the problem; Windows Defender AntiVirus keeps stopping. I don't have another one installed, and it keeps saying I have limited access even though I own this copy.... Discussion in 'AntiVirus, Firewalls and System Security' started by andrewlim3, Sep 8, 2018.

  1. andrewlim3 Win User

    Virus & threat protection / Windows Defender AntiVirus keeps stopping


    Windows Defender AntiVirus keeps stopping. I don't have another one installed, and it keeps saying I have limited access even though I own this copy.


    Anyone else get this error?


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    :)
     
    andrewlim3, Sep 8, 2018
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  2. GreginMich Win User

    Window Defender's virus & threat protection service has stopped

    There seems to have been a hiccup in the Patch Tuesday updates that might need to be resolved with some unconventional methods of restarting the Threat Service (Windows Defender Antivirus Service):



    Windows Defender - Virus & Threat Protection - Restart Now
     
    GreginMich, Sep 8, 2018
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  3. JCH54 Win User
    virus and threat protection

    Virus and threat protection has stopped and will not restart, Windows 10 ver 1709, antimalware client ver 4.12.16299.15 . SuperAntiSpyware installed.

    I have tried most of the suggestions from the support pages, all have been ineffective. Any suggestions

    Moved from: Virus and Malware / Windows Defender / Updating Virus and Spyware Definitions / Windows 10
     
    JCH54, Sep 8, 2018
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  4. somaguhathakurta Win User

    Virus & threat protection / Windows Defender AntiVirus keeps stopping

    windows defender antivirus & threat has stopped

    my windows defender security in "virus & threat" protection has stopped working please solve my problem .
     
    somaguhathakurta, Sep 8, 2018
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