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Clarification, please:

At this MWB Forum FAQ url:

https://forums.malwarebytes.com/topic/191650-malwarebytes-3-frequently-asked-questions/#comment-1077438

...pbust says,
"Microsoft’s traditional antivirus Windows Defender is included by default and for free with Windows 8 and 10, and is a useful additional layer alongside Malwarebytes 3.0."

I have MWB Premium, and it appears that on my Win10 PC, Malwarebytes Premium automatically turn off Windows Security's Virus and Threat Protection services.
If I click on Windows Security's Virus and Threat Protection, it says Malwarebytes is turned on.
And, if I open Services as an Administrator,  
    1) Windows Defender Advanced Threat Protection Service is set to Manual.
    (If i try to change this to "Automatic", I get "Access Denied".)
    2) Windows Defender Antivirus Network Inspection Service is Disabled.
    (If I open its Properties, startup type "Disabled" is greyed out - I cannot make any changes.)
    3) Windows Defender Antivirus Service is set to Manual.
    (If I open its Properties, startup type "Manual" is greyed out - I cannot make any changes.)

How can Windows Defender's Windows Security's Virus and Threat Protection be used as a "useful additional layer alongside MWB 3.0", if MWB  disables it?

Many Thanks,

 

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54 minutes ago, guitar-picker said:

How can Windows Defender's Windows Security's Virus and Threat Protection be used as a "useful additional layer alongside MWB 3.0", if MWB  disables it?

You need to change a setting in MB. See below.

 

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