Click on download box inside Windows Defender, this redirects you to the website.
Click on the button to proceed with Windows Genuine Advantage check.
Install WGA ActiveX toolbar by right clicking and allowing it to run. WGA congratulates me for having a licenced copy of XP. What a waste of time - any h8cker out there knows how to get around this anyway.
Download Windows Defender
Run the downloaded file
Manually close down Windows Defender because installation says it's already running
Read complex licence that basically says our software could send back your private info to MS from your PC but don't worry we won't be identifying you.
Download latest updates
Reauthorise existing apps that I want to keep running that it has identified as security issues.
You've got me MS - I don't think you could make the upgrade process more complex if you tried. No novice computer user will really be able to easily follow these steps and you wonder why Spyware is everywhere..
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