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TopicNorton Account - Best way to temporarily disable Norton Antivirus

  • Tue 10th Jul 2018 - 9:19am

    Norton Account - However, you can easily disable the antivirus temporarily in order to install your other applications. When you do so, make sure you re-enable them to allow the antivirus protect your device again. All you need to do is follow the below mentioned steps in order to disable the antivirus:

    Disable the antivirus as well as smart firewall

    •Open the notification area from the bottom right corner of the taskbar
    •Right-click the Norton.com/setup security icon to find out different options
    •Now, click “Disable Smart Firewall” to temporarily stop the firewall
    •From the “Select the duration” drop-down in the Security Request window choose a time duration for the temporary shutdown
    •Click “OK” to activate
    •Now, click Disable Antivirus to disable the antivirus protection
    •Just remember, your system is exposed to threats and viruses, when the antivirus and the firewall is disabled

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