Auto updating for windows security essentials
It replaces Windows Live One Care, a discontinued commercial subscription-based AV service, and the free Windows Defender, which until Windows 8 protected users from only adware and spyware.
Knowing what to do when update problems occur can help keep you happy with the free protection Microsoft provides.
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Hi I run genuine Win XP sp3, and AVG-free antivirus.
I did a system restore, and those programs functioned, but as I shut down, Windows installed a number of updates before the computer turned itself off. I believe that Microsoft Update has been installed automatically by Microsoft's Security Essentials.
My Start menu in the control panel set windows update to manual.
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