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Microsoft Security Essentials problems.

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This software is not finding any virus on my PC. What can I do?

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See this KB article to resolve the 80004002 update error - http://support.microsoft.com/kb/956708
The failure of MSE to start at startup is discussed in this thread which includes links to bug submissions on the issue which you can vote for and validate on Connect - http://social.answers.microsoft.com/Forums/en-US/msestart/thread/28cde8c6-2e42-415a-b5ed-772052afd82 8/

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In order to fix the problem you will need to update the antivirus and its database. To do that, navigate to the official web page and download and install the latest version of the program. Alternatively, you can download and install only the latest updates manually from Microsoft Download Center: 32bit and 64bit. If you still have viruses on your computer, try using another security program from Software Informer database.

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