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Macafee button stays black saying virus scan diabled but when I run check manualy itsays all systems up to date.Whats wrong?


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Its possible the resident scanner is disabled. Right click the scanner icon or check program preferences and locate the option to enable the resident scanner. It is also possible you have malware which is disabling the scanner. No single virus scanner can find all infections.
Run another known good scanner to rule out infections.
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