How to disable Total Defense Anti-Virus?
Applicable Products
Total Defense Anti-Virus V8, Total Defense Internet Security Suite V8
Problem Summary
How do I disable the AntiMalware component temporarily? OR, How do I disable the My Computer component temporarily?
Problem Resolution

You can disable (or enable) the virus protection or spyware protection in Total Defense Internet Security Suite (or Total Defense Anti-Virus ) as outlined below.

To disable the Anti Malware component

1.    Right click on the Total Defense shield icon near your system clock.

2.    From the pop-up menu, select My Computer, and select Enable Snooze.

 

    Enable Snooze

 

3.    Enter the number of minutes to disable the virus and spyware protection.

4.    Click the Snooze button.

Snooze Anti-Virus Protection

 

To re-enable the Anti Malware component

1.    Right click on the Total Defense sheild icon near your system clock.

2.    From the pop-up menu, select My Computer, and select Enable Snooze.

3.    Click the Wake Now button.

Wake Now