From: PA Bear [MS-MVP] on 17 Feb 2010 16:25
[Crosspost to IE General]
What anti-virus application was installed *before* you installed MSE
and was your subscription still current?
Has a Norton or McAfee application ever been installed on the computer
(e.g., a free-trial version that came preinstalled when you bought
Can I install MSE to clean up my already-infected computer?
~PA Bear, posted via Google Groups
On Jan 24, 1:17 pm, Ray wrote...
> I have two websites that I have accessed regularly for years with no problems. Recently I
> installed "Microsoft Security Essentials" and since then I cannot open those two sites. I
> am assuming that the antivirus program is blocking them but don't know how to allow them
> to run. I disabled the AV program through "services.msc" but still can't open them. I
> tried restarting after disabling but the AV program is active at startup so that's no
> help. Is there a way to stop the AV from running at startup? As I said, I am assuming
> the cause is MSE.