Error Code: 0x800704ec: windows defender won't turn on

original title: Error Code: 0x800704ec

windows defender won't turn on

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The error means, that the Defender was blocked by group policy.

Read here about group policies entries for Defender:

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/927367


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Last updated February 13, 2021 Views 47,078 Applies to: