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by Longboat124 / March 20, 2006 10:12 AM PST

I downloaded Windows Defender from MS web site. Whe I try to install it, I get a pop-up message "This installation package is not supported by the processor type". I'm using XP Home Edition with a Dell computer with an Intel Pentium 4 Processor at 2.0 GHz. Any help would be appreciated.

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Defender
by tomron / March 20, 2006 10:20 AM PST
In reply to: Windows Defender

This is not the correct forum,the virus & security is more applicable to you situation.

Here's a LINK

I had a similar issue,this the link that helped me.

Tom

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Thanks Tom
by Longboat124 / March 20, 2006 11:30 AM PST
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Thanks for your help Tom

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(NT) (NT) Your welcome,and thanx for posting back
by tomron / March 20, 2006 12:09 PM PST
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Also,
by John.Wilkinson / March 20, 2006 10:31 AM PST
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Make sure you're downloading this one (32-bit version) and NOT this one (64-bit version).

Hope this helps,
John

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Thank you
by Longboat124 / March 20, 2006 11:27 AM PST
In reply to: Also,

Many thanks John. Downloaded ok. I downloaded the wrong version the first time.

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