How to Stop Windows Defender

How to Stop Windows Defender

To turn OFF or disable the Windows Defender application on your Windows 7 system, read and proceed with the guided instructions given below.

  • On your Windows 7 system, navigate to the Control Panel section.
  • Look for the Windows Defende application and select it.
  • Choose Tools --> Options --> Administrator.
  • Locate the Use this program option and click the checkbox beside it.
  • By doing this, the Use this program option will be disabled.
  • Click the Save button followed by Close.
  • Restart your Windows 7 system when prompted to disable Windows Defender.
How to Stop Windows Defender