Resolve the issue when Windows® Security Center Service is turned off
Is Windows Security Center Service on your PC turned off? Find out how to solve the problem.
Windows based Operating Systems are very popular. The popularity of Windows Operating Systems can be attributed to the simplicity with which the Operating System can be used and the fact that it is very light on system resources. Windows based Operating Systems have many advanced features and Windows Security Center is one of them. Windows Security Center is a utility that alerts the users about the state of security options on the system. Windows Security Centre allows users to configure Internet option, firewall settings, and automatic updates for the OS. Without Windows Security Center users would not be able to receive warnings about critical issues within the system. Windows Security Centre can be accessed using the Control Panel of the system. Some Windows users might face Windows Security Center Service turned off issue. Windows Security Center Service might be turned off because of many reasons such as malware infections within the system, some other incompatible application or security software turning off the service, problems with some of the system files or registry entries associated with Windows Security Center Service etc.
Following details gives users more information regarding tips to fix Windows Security Center Service turned off issue:
- Fix system issues
- Malware removal tools
- Check installed applications
Fix system issues
Problems within the Operating System installed on the computer can cause Windows Security Center Service turned off issue. The problem might be with some of the system files essential for the functioning of the service got damaged or registry entries associated with Windows Security Center Service are involved in some clashes or conflicts. Such problems can be fixed by repairing the Operating System using the default OS repair tool and the genuine installation disc or cleaning the registry of the system using registry cleaning software.
Malware removal tools
Windows Security Center Service might be turned off because of malware infections within the system. Malware infections such as spyware are known to have the capabilities to cause such problems by infecting the system files associated with Windows Security Center Service and changing them. Such problems can be resolved by installing the system with a good malware removal tool and removing the infections.
Very large numbers of applications or software can be installed and used on Windows computers and this includes security software. If some of the security software installed on Windows OS is incompatible with Windows Security Center Service, then the service would be turned off when the system is booted up. Windows users facing Windows Security Center Service turned off issue are advised to check the applications installed on the system. If some incompatible applications are found, disabling or removing them would solve the problem.
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