Remove Microsoft Security Essentials after Windows 8 Upgrade

  1. Download “Microsoft FixIt” tool here 
  2. Run “”Microsoft FixIt”
  3. Select Detect problems and let me select the files to apply.
  4. Select Uninstalling.
  5. After detecting problems Select Microsoft Security Client to uninstall and click Next.
  6. (Optionl) Repeat the steps from 2 to 5 and, this time select Microsoft Antimalware from list to uninstall and click Next.
  7. Restart your computer

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