Install Microsoft Security Essential in Windows 8

Once you downloaded Microsoft Security Essential from You will try to run mseinstall.exe. Unfortunately you will see the dialog pop up like the one below.


Why is that? Because Virus scanner is part of the Windows Defender now.


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One Response to Install Microsoft Security Essential in Windows 8

  1. Marcellus Theophilus says:

    Looking out about anything online but take care while using the internet must be virus could be the greatest threat in online. The virus is some kind of a software that will be replicated as well as installed for ones laptop or computer whenever you surf sites. Some virus programs are self establishing programs and never need any of your permission in organising. Whenever a virus is installed in your PC, you simply can’t remove it yourself. You can either like to use the most effective free scan virus online and also removal program and/or format your hard disk generally if the herpes simplex virus remains a single area it has the capability to pass on all the way through your computer.;

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