security center

  simonsup 18:36 14 Aug 2008
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Hi after installing norton 360 on my xp pro pc
whem i click on security center in control panel
to check settings i get a message saying
security center service has been stopped or needs to be turned on.
How do i do this?
Thanks

  gdaines 18:53 14 Aug 2008

Norton monitors everything and disables security centre (it asked me if it was okay first) to avoid duplicate error messages. Mine is disabled too, I use Norton Internet Security 2008 myself.

I don't know what problems you'll cause if you turn it on, so on your head be it...

Click Start > Run and type services.msc
Scroll down to Security Centre and double-click it. Change startup type from Disabled to Manual for now, then click the button labelled Start just below. If everything is okay, you can set it to Automatic, but I bet Norton will complain.

Garry

  simonsup 15:57 16 Aug 2008

Thanks

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