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Gaining ownership of file. Guide isn't working.

Matt Boyd

New member
Apr 26, 2022

Hi, I'm trying to delete the Windows Defender folder on my laptop using this guide on windowscentral, but once I follow a certain step, nothing further happens.

I've gotten to the point where I am told to click 'change' beside the trustedinstaller profile, but the pop-up window that is supposed to come up isn't appearing, halting my progress.

I tried looking for other articles but they all seem to be exactly the same so I'm kind of stuck.

I'd really appreciate the help.
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