"JamesJ" <jjy@xxxxxx_roadrunner.com> wrote:
>I just installed and-virus and firewall software but Vista Security Center
> reports no anti-virus software installed. The anti-virus software reports
> all is well.
There are two general approaches that may fix your problem. All of the
commands are typed in manually at a command prompt (Accessories menu). Run
If WMI repository is reported to be inconcistent, run this command:
Method 2 (force repository rebuild):
net stop winmgmt /y
ren repository repository.old
> Also before installing this I turned off Windows Firewall but still
> that Vista is reporting Windows Defender running and active.
> I thought Defender is the firewall. I must be mistaken.
Windows Defender is Vista's anti-spyware program, not a firewall. Keep it
running, unless you experience any conflicts with your security suite (not