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If you choose to participate, the online survey will be presented to you when you leave the Technet Web site.Would you like to participate? Personally, and again I mean no offence to anyone, It seems to me there is a trend happening that seems to be taking away more and more options from the user. Also, like him it happened right after I used the NRT to uninstall. I need to disable NIS 2010 startup as I'm testing to see what is slowing down my system (Win 7 64-bit). check over here

Posted: 08-Apr-2010 | 10:14PM • Permalink Thanks for trying to help but I know you can right click on the icon and turn it off. None of this translates to a generic problem with the product. You can also check the box in the Delay Start column to have the program automatically start, but shortly after the initial batch of startup programs have launched. To return your computer to a Normal startup mode, follow these steps: Open msconfig  On the General tab, click Normal Startup - load all device drivers and services, and then click

How To Stop Norton Internet Security

Yes No Cookies make wikiHow better. Allen Windows 7 Ultimate SP 1, 64 bit, 32 GB * NIS Vers. 21.6.0.32* Ghost 15 * IE 9, Firefox, Safari. Posted: 07-Apr-2010 | 1:08AM • Permalink Then I have unfortunately no other options to stop it by start-up.... Posted: 08-Apr-2010 | 9:33PM • Permalink meikol wrote:Thanks for your reply, But in that case I would have to uninstall everytime I needed to download and install Windows Update.

NIS is the only one that rechecked itself. Posted: 09-Apr-2010 | 9:16AM • Permalink Just wanted to say that the answer, at least most of it, is at the link to Spewhole's post.  Also, my name there is misha38 As a security product we go out of our way to prevent ourselves from being disabled, and if you do manage to partially disable parts of the product, it may lead Norton Remove And Reinstall Tool George Doyle/Stockbyte/Getty Images Related Articles [Auto Program Startup] | How to Turn Off Auto Program Startup on a Mac [Norton] | Norton 360 is Slow to Start Up [Norton Antivirus Startup]

Posted: 08-Apr-2010 | 11:04PM • Permalink Hi Super Bot, No. How To Disable Norton 360 Further, no one should ever tell you to connect to the Internet with your AV protection disabled. I saw that screenshot about turning it off permanently and almost lost it, I drove home to look at the computer in question (NIS2009) and it is there as well. Win10 x64; Proud graduate of GeeksToGo meikol Contributor4 Reg: 08-Apr-2010 Posts: 26 Solutions: 0 Kudos: 0 Kudos0 Re: How do you disable startup (but NOT uninstall)?

Thanks again for your help! Norton Removal Tool Cleargrey Contributor4 Reg: 11-May-2009 Posts: 9 Solutions: 0 Kudos: 0 Kudos0 Re: How do you disable startup (but NOT uninstall)? Test laptop with W7 Home Premium 64 bit * NIS Vers. 21.6.0.32 SendOfJive Guru Norton Fighter25 Reg: 07-Feb-2009 Posts: 12,254 Solutions: 717 Kudos: 5,836 Kudos0 Re: How do you disable startup It is dangerous to do so and all it takes is a split second to get yourself infected.

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Click Apply to save the changes. Running two anti-virus programs simultaneously can generate serious errors and can expose your data to virus attacks. How To Stop Norton Internet Security Let us know the results. How To Disable Norton Security Click "OK" to apply the changes and return to the main screen.

Warnings Your computer and the data stored on its hard drives are at risk while the anti-virus program is disabled. http://chatflow.net/how-to/how-to-stop-msiexec-exe-process.html After that a window will pop-up to ask you reboot your computer. If asked for click Yes and enter administrator password. 4 In the new window, click on the Startup tab. 5 Uncheck every name that is associated with Norton Anti-Virus. With Startup Manager, you can prevent software from running at startup, or delay when the software starts so that multiple programs aren't starting at once, slowing down your computer. How To Uninstall Norton

I just downloaded the NRT about a week ago as recommended by a Norton employee and that one caused the problem. And you're sure the one on there right now is correct? It may vary slightly or significantly with other versions or products. this content Posted: 08-Apr-2010 | 11:43PM • Permalink Oh my god, I think I may be loosing it just like my father did.

SUBSCRIBEAs low as $1.00/week Home Local In Local Neighborhoods Houston & Texas Traffic Weather Education Politics & Policy Election 2013 Chronicle Investigates Obituaries Staff Blogs Reader Blogs Columnists Opinions & Editorials Ccleaner do not do a complete uninstall when asked, this way when you reinstall most settings will be preserved. Posted: 08-Apr-2010 | 9:13PM • Permalink Thanks for your reply, But in that case I would have to uninstall everytime I needed to download and install Windows Update.

Check the software status report at the bottom of the window.

Go to start menu and type “Run” command in the Search bar. Test laptop with W7 Home Premium 64 bit * NIS Vers. 21.6.0.32 DaveH Guru Norton Fighter25 Reg: 06-Jan-2010 Posts: 6,258 Solutions: 328 Kudos: 2,013 Kudos0 Re: How do you disable startup Click “yes” on the system reboot option that appears on the screen. 2 Stop Norton Antivirus startup through the msconfig window. Posted: 09-Apr-2010 | 4:01PM • Permalink Hello bjm_ Norton Security Suite is the free security program that Comcast is giving out to their subscribers.

To resume protection, you must launch Norton Antivirus manually. Anyone got the knowhow??? I could only do a system restore before the update (SP1) was installed so I figured it had something to do with that.  I have a dial-up connection so I thought have a peek at these guys As a normal rule you don't even need to disable auto-protect to install new software.

yank Guru Norton Fighter25 Reg: 02-Dec-2009 Posts: 13,869 Solutions: 601 Kudos: 3,251 Kudos1 Stats Re: can i stop the remove and reinstall tool automatically opening? Thanks floplot Guru Norton Fighter25 Reg: 11-Apr-2009 Posts: 21,068 Solutions: 464 Kudos: 3,351 Kudos1 Stats Re: How do you disable startup (but NOT uninstall)? By continuing to use our site, you agree to our cookie policy. This is good for virus protection (being so hard to turn off), bad for me.

Perhaps he was wrong. This ensures uninterrupted protection and keeps your sensitive data safe from viruses. Anyway, I uncheck it, click apply, it rechecks itself. Thank you for using Norton Support. < Back Was this information helpful?

Urgent Customer Issues If you are experiencing an issue that needs urgent assistance please visit our customer support area: Chat with Norton Support @NortonSupport on Twitter Who's online There are currently http://support.microsoft.com/kb/945681 AllenM Guru Norton Fighter25 Reg: 14-Dec-2008 Posts: 10,679 Solutions: 262 Kudos: 2,492 Kudos0 Re: How do you disable startup (but NOT uninstall)? Press “apply” and close the window. When you least expect it, that's when malware can enter your computer.

Move the slider control next to "Enable Boot Time Protection" to the "Off" position. Step 4: Click the Apply button at the bottom of the window to apply your changes. The explanation is very long so I'm including the link to that threat of windows 7 forum. And I really can't find how to do it.

Thanks Hi Meikol, I obviously cannot say what happened when you used the NRT since I don't know the details surrounding this issue. Goodshoot/Goodshoot/Getty Images Related Articles [Norton AntiVirus Subscription Expired Message] | "How to Stop a Norton AntiVirus ""Subscription Expired"" Message" [Norton] | How to Remove Norton From Windows 8 OS [Safe Mode] Is there even a newer one? Uncheck the Norton Antivirus box and click "Apply" to stop Norton Antivirus from starting with Windows.

If you no longer want to manually start programs that previously started when the computer was turned on, turn off Startup Manager.