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The first method of disabling the Windows Defender service is exactly the same as Method #1 above, the second is slightly different because of the MSE looking interface.1.Go to Control Panel - click Administrator on the left, and then uncheck the “Turn on Windows Defender” box and save the changes.In the Options window, click on Administrator down the left and then uncheck “Use this program” and click Save.If you stop and disable Vista’s Windows Defender from Services and do not disable the Windows Defender tray program (MSASCui.exe) from starting with Windows, you’ll likely get the following error message: Application failed to initialized: 0x800106ba. To start the service, restart your computer or search Help and Support for how to start a service manually.1.As we mentioned above, Windows 8 Defender is now pretty much the full Microsoft Security Essentials antivirus software under the Defender name.It can also be disabled using two methods which are basically the same as for Windows Vista and 7.
For best results, it’s best to disable Defender beforehand using one of the methods above.
Open a command Prompt and type the following to stop and then delete the Defender service: After that is done, Defender should now be removed.
Windows may complain that Defender is turned off but this will disappear after a reboot or you can go into Action Center and tell it not to monitor your anti spyware software.
Although there is no official way to cleanly uninstall Defender, it is possible to remove the service, Control Panel entry, other related registry entries and all the files and folders manually so Defender is unofficially removed from the system.
This does present its own set of problems though as the registry keys, files and folders are all protected with enhanced permissions and you have to take ownership of them all.