How to Disable Norton Antivirus?
Norton Antivirus is one of the best antiviruses that provides high security to your device and protects you from online threats. Apart from securing a device online attacks, it also protects you from offline threats too. But sometimes, Norton becomes too overprotective and blocks some software, which is useful for you. Because of such reasons you have to disable Norton antivirus notification temporarily. There’s no rocket science to turn off the notification of Norton Antivirus and here the simplest method for both Windows and Mac OS users.
Note: “After disabling the Norton antivirus, your device will be vulnerable for all online attacks. So, be careful after turning off the protection and do not access any suspicious website or malicious programs that could be harmful to you.”
Easy Method to Disable Norton Antivirus in Windows
Step 1 : Find the Norton Security Icon in the window taskbar, and click to open it.
Step 2 : After that, a pop-up will appear and you just have to click on the Disable Auto-Protect option.
Step 3 : Now you will see a Security Request pop-up, in which you have to select to disable Norton Antivirus duration.
Step 4 : After selecting the time, now just click on the OK button and the Norton Antivirus will disable for your desired time.
“To enable the Norton antivirus protection just repeat the first and second process and select the auto protection option.”
Easy Method to Disable Norton Antivirus in macOS
Step 1 : Find the Norton Security icon in macOS Dock.
Step 2 : After clicking that Norton Security dialog box will be displayed to you.
Step 3 : Now click on the Advance option.
Step 4 : Click on the Protect My Mac option that you can find in the left side menu.
Step 5 : Confirm that Automatic Scans and Idle Scans are disabled.
“To enable the Norton Antivirus to repeat the first and second step and don’t forget to enable Automatic Scans and Idle Scans option.”