Security Centre wrongly reports dual antivirus programs

Discussion in 'Windows Vista Security' started by Spirefm, Sep 3, 2006.

  1. Spirefm

    Spirefm Guest

    My Security Centre is wrongly reporting that dual antivirus programs are
    installed and switched OFF - PC-cillin (which WAS installed) & AVG (which IS
    installed and switched ON).

    How do I correct this? (I have filed a bug report)

    Colin
     
    Spirefm, Sep 3, 2006
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    PhilMaznyk Guest

    Found the exact same problem here. I had to manually edit the registry to
    remove the entry for the non existant antivirus program.

    Phil.
     
    PhilMaznyk, Sep 4, 2006
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  3. Spirefm

    Spirefm Guest

    Hmm I searched the registry for PC-cillin and Trend Micro. I thought I'd
    deleted everything. Better go look again.
     
    Spirefm, Sep 4, 2006
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    BillD Guest

    I have the same issue. I've installed AVG and then uninstalled it due
    incompatibility problems with RC1 and then installed TrendMicro PCCillin, but
    now Security Center says I've 2 antivirus: AVG and PC Cillin. How remove AVG
    from the Security Center?
     
    BillD, Sep 4, 2006
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    Spirefm Guest

    In the end I reformatted the partition and did a new clean install

    Colin
     
    Spirefm, Sep 7, 2006
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    Hilmar Guest

    thanks, I have the same problem. I deleted the apparent program entries in
    the registry but it still shows up. Any other entries that I should look
    for? thanks
     
    Hilmar, Sep 8, 2006
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    Mel_P Guest

    I did this but after a driver "crash" security centre started reporting
    incorrectly again!

    Mel P
     
    Mel_P, Oct 21, 2006
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