Windows Defender

Forum discussion tagged with Windows Defender.
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    Question Virus preventing some operations

    In the last few days my PC is totally unusable, I got some kind of virus on my PC which deleted my Antivirus, disabled Windows Defender, disabled Windows update, every time when I turn on my computer it probably starts to mine bitcoin because my GPU is much louder and it's usage is over 50%. I...
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    [SOLVED] Windows Defender \ Security missing

    Found out a couple of things, while messing with Windows Defender: 1) Windows Defender not found in Services View: https://imgur.com/hJtb7Is 2) Windows Defender folder in Regedit is empty when there should be DisableAntiSpyware registry there View: https://imgur.com/qrPE3Ct 3) Clicking on...
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    Question Windows Defender closes immediately

    I'm trying to allow a false positive file download, but it's instantly blocked and windows defender is blocking it. When I try to open Windows Defender, It opens as if it was loading and then closes immediately.
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    Question Unable to edit security settings

    I want to edit my Windows 10 security settings but it seems I'm blocked by "system management" and "administrator" restrictions (I have pics but I can't see how to attache them). My computer is a home computer on a simple LAN with 2 computers, ethernet connected. I read about the Administrator...
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    Question Pc wont detect multiple audio output

    Hello, I got a speaker and headphone. One day my friend come to my room and watch me play pubg, he want to hear what my teammate are talking about, but i need to use headphones to know where i got shoot from, so i tried to plug my headphone to the mobo 3,5mm jack and speaker to the front panel...
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    Question Confused on Asus ROG Crosshair VII memory

    Having asked / read a lot here, I am still confused / not sure on what the best combination will be. I have decided on: Asus ROG Crosshair VIII (wi-fi) motherboard Ryzen 7 2700X Gen 2 Dark base Pro 900 Rev 2 case Corsair RMx 750W PSU OR be quiet! - Straight Power 11 750 W 80+ Gold Sapphire -...
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    [SOLVED] New PC build, slow internet speeds

    Just built a new PC and noticed that my network speeds are pretty slow, considering my old one was getting way faster speeds. Specs: ASUS ROG Strix Z390-I i7-8700K 16gb Corsair LPX RAM GTX 1080 FTW ISP - Google Fiber I noticed downloads were going slow, but was blaming Blizzard for that...
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    Question ive been putting this pc together and i need some help

    https://secure.newegg.com/Shopping/ShoppingCart.aspx?Submit=view I need help making sure the parts work together and fixes if they dont.
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    Question Is this a good build?

    I haven’t built a pc before and just looking for some reassurance that everything will fit together and work well Hardware I’m getting: Ryzen 5 2600 Gigabyte b450m ds3h Corsair vengeance lpx 16 gb (2x4) ddr4 3000 Kingston 480gb ssd Msi Radeon rx580 8gb Cooler master master box q300l micro...
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    Question Is this a good mid-tier, prebuilt Pc?

    https://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B076VFVKGR/ref=crt_ewc_img_oth_1?ie=UTF8&psc=1&smid=A1DXA8L14YPJ9 I'm pretty much a beginner in the PC gaming world, and saw this Cyberpower prebuild on Amazon. The reviews were pretty positive, and the specs look good (to my limited knowledge), but I've also...
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    Question Where can i get a get a Sata SSD smaller than a 2.5 drive?

    I want to get a small SATA ssd but i want it to be smaller than a 2.5 inch drive and i don't want to get a pci-e to m.2 adapter, i don't really care about storage size, 120 or 64gb is fine
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    Question New PC build problems

    So i just built this new PC i just got, the first problem i had was moving over a hard driver to the new build. for some reason the hard drive wasnt being registered by the new build. so i ended up reinstalling windows onto that hard drive, and I proceeded like i would getting a new computer...
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    Question Installing

    I have two computers. One has windows 7 and the other one was having some issues with windows 10. Anyways I want install windows 10 on a blank hard drive with the window 7 pc. If i do this does this affect the computer even if i put back the hard drive with windows 7 on it.
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    Question Vsr resolution option problem

    so i understand that with vsr enabled on amd settings i can use 1600x900 and 1920x1080 resolution on my 1366x768 monitor. the problem is i can't enable these 2 resolutions (getting out of range error) while in the display options and instead got a new option of 2560x1440 resolution that i can...
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    Choosing new graphics card for my computer I'm getting the I5 9600 K is a GTX RX 2060oc good? opinions needed

    I'm building my new computer using an i5 9600 K processor I'm only going to do 1080p gaming would a Graphics Nvidia 2060 rtx oc be a great video card?
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    RAM changed slots fixed reboot loop, but...

    Windows 8.1 16 GB RAM (2 sticks vengeance ddr3) Intel i7-4790K (Not overclocked and won't be) Motherboard GIGABYTE Z97-HD3 LGA 1150 rev 2.0 GeForce GTX 1050ti not overclocked PSU: EVGA supernova 650 Watt G2 80 plus Gold. case: rosewill line glow mid tower atx. I get blue screen reboots with...
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    Is there something WRONG with my RAM?

    Hello! earlier I created a thread here about my Kingston Hyper X Fury Ram which apparently died and stopped working since I couldn't even get past the POST screen [DDR 3 1600mhz 8gb single stick] which is a second hand or hand-me-down. The other Ram stick is still in working condition. Anyway...
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    R9 290 LED lights, 3 green 1 red.

    So I got my R9 290 4GB yesterday, I put it in my PC, and it didn't work. It has 2 green lights (LED 1 and 3) and a red on LED 2. I read, that a 550W power supply won't be enough, so today I bought an EVGA 750W Gold Plus 80 rated PSU. I put it in, connected with both connectors (8 and 6 pin)...
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    My 2070 windbreaker doesn't connect to hdmi

    The 2070 isn't recognizing the hdmi as a monitor so the computer isn't using it as the graphics card how would I get it to recognize it?