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Webroot, Avast, and Windows Security....... any conflicts?

  • 15 February 2020
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My hp desktop is a few years old and came with Windows 10, so it has Windows security software.  I also have Webroot software from the store.  In addition, my brother suggested VPN software, so I ended up with Avast software.

Should I be worried about conflicts?  Don’t see any, but I’m not a wizard on the PC, either?

Should I get rid of any of this?

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Best answer by TripleHelix 15 February 2020, 14:25

Hello @rmarinelli and Welcome to the Webroot Community!

 

When you install another AV that will turn off Windows Defender you can see in this picture and Windows Defender becomes a Periodic scanner if you want. And if Avast is just a VPN you should not have any issues.

 

 

Thanks,

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Hello @rmarinelli and Welcome to the Webroot Community!

 

When you install another AV that will turn off Windows Defender you can see in this picture and Windows Defender becomes a Periodic scanner if you want. And if Avast is just a VPN you should not have any issues.

 

 

Thanks,

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