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Why security center can not recognize MSE? RRS feed

  • Question

  • I installed a fresh XP Sp3 and found MSE can not be recognized by security center. I reinstall MSE but the problem remain. I tried to stop WMI service, deleted Repository folder, restarted WMI but it doesn't work.

    Any solutions?

    Thursday, March 17, 2011 12:53 PM

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  • If Security Essentials is actually installed, and you can run a virus scan, then just disable the alert by changing the Security Center settings to "i have an Anti-Virus program I'll monitor myself."

    Sometimes, the Security Center doesn't recognize the AV program. It's no big deal, I wouldn't worry.

    • Proposed as answer by camdifferent Wednesday, March 23, 2011 4:47 AM
    Wednesday, March 23, 2011 4:47 AM