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Q: Windows Defender update

i'm unable to update my window defender, it keeps saying "Virus & spyware definitions couldn't be updated"

it started after the last windows 10 update.

i'm currently using windows 10 version 1607 (OS Build 14393.1358)

How can i fix this?



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i'm unable to update my window defender, it keeps saying "Virus & spyware definitions couldn't be updated"

it started after the last windows 10 update.

i'm currently using windows 10 version 1607 (OS Build 14393.1358)

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~Robear Dyer (PA Bear)
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i'm unable to update my window defender, it keeps saying "Virus & spyware definitions couldn't be updated"

it started after the last windows 10 update.

i'm currently using windows 10 version 1607 (OS Build 14393.1358)

How can i fix this?

Unable to update because it states that there is no access to the internet.  My internet access is avaiiable and working.  Please advise.

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how will update my defender

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how will update my defender

why isn't your defender updating itself automatically

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