How To Disable The Panda Antivirus?

 How To Disable The Panda Antivirus?

Panda Antivirus is a software developed by Panda Security. This software is available for free and you can purchase its paid version as well. Your Windows computer will be protected against potential malware and virus threats if you install Panda Antivirus. However, it blocks some useful and required software. In such cases, you need to know how to disable the Panda antivirus.

How To Temporarily Disable Panda Antivirus?

  • On your Windows computer, open the Task Manager before launching Panda Cloud Antivirus.
  • To launch the Task Manager, give a right-click on the taskbar and select Task Manager from the pop-up menu.
  • Alternatively, launch the Windows Task Manager by pressing the Ctrl + Alt + Delete shortcut keys.
  • Head to the Processes tab in the Task Manager window and navigate to the Description column to locate Panda Antivirus.
  • After selecting Panda Antivirus in the Processes tab, click the End Task button available at the bottom-right corner.
  • Usually, doing these steps will disable Panda Antivirus on your computer until you restart the computer.
  • If it doesn’t work well, launch Panda Cloud Antivirus by clicking its shortcut icon on the desktop.
  • In the Panda Antivirus main window, click the Secure or Spotlight icon and select Disable.
  • You will now see a confirmation message ‘Antivirus stopped’ on the screen.
  • If you are using Panda Antivirus Free, launch it on your computer.
  • Click on Status from the main menu after launching Panda Antivirus Free.
  • Navigate to the Protection section and click on Settings.
  • Click the Firewall tab from the left-side panel and deselect the Enable the firewall protection checkbox.
  • Close the Panda Antivirus window and check if the virus protection has been disabled successfully.
  • You have now seen how to disable the Panda antivirus.


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