norton anti virus switching off

  derrickL 08:20 27 May 2004

I have a laptop running Windows xp home and Norton virus/internet protector. I have to load new software and I have to switch off the Norton antivirus, how ? also how to switch back on
Many thanks Derrick

  TECHNODIMWIT 08:34 27 May 2004

click on the green globe from your taskbar.

click on security nd selrct the option to switch off.

dont forget to re activate.

  ventanas 08:47 27 May 2004

I think the green globe is for Norton Firewall. Just right click the yellow av icon in the tray and choose disable autoprotect. When finished re-enable.

By the way I never bother with this, and don't seem to have any problems. Is something telling you to turn it off?

  derrickL 09:13 27 May 2004

thanks for help will try when I gget home, I'm loading a new printer/scanner combi and the CD says to switch off virus protector

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