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    Windows Defender Error

    Over Christmas sometime, Mr Gates has made old copies of Defender time out but instead of putting up a little box saying so - the program just reports an error instead.

    You just have to download it and install it again

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    PS And it doesn't work on Win2000 anymore

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    Re: Windows Defender Error

    This is one of the reasons I am slowly going around and removing it altogether - especially now that Sophos has a spyware scanner in it.

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    Re: Windows Defender Error

    Quote Originally Posted by localzuk
    This is one of the reasons I am slowly going around and removing it altogether - especially now that Sophos has a spyware scanner in it.
    Only if you are licenced for it. The rest of us need something else.

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    Re: Windows Defender Error

    Everyone is licenced for the Spy and Malware scanning part of Sophos its the firewall client that you don't get as far as I was aware

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    Re: Windows Defender Error

    Not here in Lancs.

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    Re: Windows Defender Error

    Hmmm do you have a special version of it then or something, take it you must update from the LEA rather than direct or something as they will have it, we do over the border, but we update direct rather than from another source.

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    Re: Windows Defender Error

    Update from the LEA's servers. I have EM2 so therefore have controls for the Firewall client. However there is no package available on the upstream server.

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