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windows 8 and MS defender is gone

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Hello.So problem is that on search its not possible to find windows defender anymore.Service shows that its runing and it is protecting but cant open it or change settings or start scan cuz simply it works but cant be found on my PC.

Any ideas how could i fix that?

post #2 of 7
Press the Window Key+F then type defender, it will be under the settings tab.
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thats the problem it does not find it on search.

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thats the problem it does not find it on search.

Its in control panel
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i just looked on my win 8 and do u have a windows defender folder in program files?
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Ok switched to icon view on control panel and found it .Tho i still find it strange that on search it does not show and neither do i have windows defender folder in program files.

But atleast now i can open it :)

Thanx for help ... kinda makes me look like fool now xD

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Ok switched to icon view on control panel and found it .Tho i still find it strange that on search it does not show and neither do i have windows defender folder in program files.
But atleast now i can open it smile.gif
Thanx for help ... kinda makes me look like fool now xD

not fool lol, we've all been there where we couldnt find something and it was right in front of our eyes tongue.gif

cheers for rep
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