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My Microsoft Security Essentials icon has disappeared from

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My Microsoft Security Essentials icon has disappeared from the lower right hand side of the screen and I can't open it from anywhere else. I don't think it is working at all. This has happened on both my work laptop and my home laptop sometime in the last week or so. Can anybody help me with this?
Submitted: 6 years ago.
Category: Computer
Expert:  James replied 6 years ago.

Please completely uninstall MSE, and reboot the computer.

Then download MSE-FIX from HERE.
Run MSE-FIX, and let it completely clean up MSE.

Then reboot again, and install a fresh copy of MSE.


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