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You will be prompted to select immediate restart or next restart to execute the memory test. happy easter. :hammy:a while back windows defender gave me some scary "error 0x80004003. Advertisements Latest Threads WCG Stats Tuesday 01 November 2016 WCG Stats posted Nov 1, 2016 at 7:00 AM Titanfall 2 Review Becky posted Oct 31, 2016 at 5:21 PM create a Track this discussion and email me when there are updates If you're asking for technical help, please be sure to include all your system info, including operating system, model number, and weblink

Software program problems. Guest, Apr 20, 2006 #1 Advertisements Guest Guest Hello Shawn, Yes is a bug. New plus more innovative software plans are popping out which are generally designed or meant to operate on new desktops. Guest, Feb 28, 2006, in forum: Spyware Application Compatibility Replies: 2 Views: 1,211 Bill Sanderson Mar 1, 2006 Defender and Stop Error 0x0000000A Guest, Mar 17, 2006, in forum: Spyware Application

Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - (NT) (NT) You're welcome from both of us Omerta :) by roddy32 / March 7, 2006 9:24 PM PST In reply to: Thanks Most common examples include: 1) incomplete software installation; 2) incomplete software uninstallation; 3) improperly deleted hardware drivers, and 4) improperly deleted software applications. Type your error code 0x80004003 into the Search box and choose either group . -- "Shawn_Thompson" wrote: > I have disabled the automatically scan my computer, and real-time protection > 6

We're a friendly computing community, bustling with knowledgeable members to help solve your tech questions. invalid pointer « previous next » Print Pages: [1] Go Down Author Topic: Windows DEFENDER error 0x80004003. Windows Defender encountered an error: 0x80004003. Knowing that others have had the problem and that its in the works to be fixed with a future update is the info I was looking for by posting this.

Disruptive posting: Flaming or offending other usersIllegal activities: Promote cracked software, or other illegal contentOffensive: Sexually explicit or offensive languageSpam: Advertisements or commercial links Submit report Cancel report Track this discussion Curcat Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Back to Spyware, Viruses, & Security forum 7 total posts Popular Forums icon Computer Help 51,912 discussions icon Computer Newbies 10,498 discussions icon Laptops Also, WD reports that it has not be able to run ascan for the last 3 days. HAN's idea worked...the main scan button worked just not the one that shows up every three days.

The Windows Defender Invalid Pointer Error error message appears as a long numerical code along with a technical description of its cause. When I click Start Scan I get > the following error message. > > Windows Defender encountered an error: 0x80004003. Verify that your system has enough RAM to run various software applications. Eric Reply With Quote March 15th, 2006,04:04 AM #4 Bill0573 View Profile View Forum Posts Virtual Med Student Join Date Mar 2006 Posts 2 Thanks guys.

invalid pointer « Reply #2 on: April 18, 2006, 10:15:03 AM » :exorcize:"new bits" = an update of some sort(sorry, i don't understand):blink: Logged Corrine The Mystical Rose Administrator Hero Member If you are > running the latest build and still running into this issue please post back. > > -- > -steve > > Steve Dodson [MSFT] > Windows Defender Beta Then, restart your system and see if programs run properly on just the older memory modules. Also, this machine has been running AntiSpyware for thelast 12 months.

Expect updates, changes, etc. have a peek at these guys A dialog will open that displays the amount of free space and total storage capacity. Reply With Quote March 15th, 2006,01:01 AM #3 ecross View Profile View Forum Posts Site Moderator Join Date Jan 2003 Location US Posts 5,540 Hello Bill, This is a well document When I click Start Scan I >> get >> the following error message. >> >> Windows Defender encountered an error: 0x80004003.

Please join our friendly community by clicking the button below - it only takes a few seconds and is totally free. To start viewing messages, select the forum that you want to visit from the selection below. Logged Aaron Hulett | Malware Protection Center | Microsoft CorporationThis post is provided "AS IS" without warranty, and confers no rights. http://pubdimensions.com/windows-defender/windows-defender-error-the-handle-is-invalid.php First, temporarily remove any newly installed memory sticks from the RAM sink.

Insufficient memory errors are often resolved by merely rebooting the device. Based on things I see and comments I read, this beta version is mostly rewritten code. babyoh Hero Member Posts: 1023 Re: Windows DEFENDER error 0x80004003.

They used the knowledge gained from the first beta, which was mostly Giant's original AS program (the company MS bought that arguably made the best AS at the time.) Here is

Since then I have downloaded signature file 1.14.1402.2, and the > home screen is recommend me to start a scan. When I click Start Scan I > get > the following error message. > > Windows Defender encountered an error: 0x80004003. The overview also provides basic troubleshooting procedures to follow in order to resolve typical causes of Windows Defender Invalid Pointer Error error codes. Invalid pointer.What the heck does this mean.

Also please exercise your best judgment when posting in the forums--revealing personal information such as your e-mail address, telephone number, and address is not recommended. Sorry, there was a problem flagging this post. Discussions cover how to detect, fix, and remove viruses, spyware, adware, malware, and other vulnerabilities on Windows, Mac OS X, and Linux.Real-Time ActivityMy Tracked DiscussionsFAQsPoliciesModerators General discussion Windows Defender Error by http://pubdimensions.com/windows-defender/windows-defender-handle-is-invalid-error.php Invalid … - http://answers.microsoft.com/en-us/windows/forum/windows_vista-security/windows-defender-encountered-an-error-0x80004003/729e0893-9496-4487-82d5-7614d241699e Windows Defender Invalid Pointer Error 4.5 out of 5 based on 77 ratings.

Invalid pointer. point is, it looks like alot of people are having the same error, and trying to research it.SOOOO...if anybody has any news on that error in defender, or can suggest any invalid pointer « on: April 18, 2006, 01:53:59 AM » hi everybody. Also, this machine has been runningAntiSpyware for the last 12 months.

Now, another problem has cropped up...I clicked on the scan button and I got the following error....0x80004003 - the dialog box says "Windows Defender encountered a problem. Since then I have downloaded signature file 1.14.1402.2, and > the > home screen is recommend me to start a scan. Seehttp://www.microsoft.com/athome/security/spyware/software/newsgroups/default.mspx.--~Robear Dyer (PA Bear)MS MVP-Windows (IE/OE, Shell/User, Security), Aumha.org VSOP, DTS-L.orgPost by RickRipeI have Windows Defender installed on a Windows 2000 System. Both Windows Vista and Windows 7 systems have a pre-installed Memory Diagnostics tool.

Below are instructions to detect bad memory. http://www.microsoft.com/athome/secu...s/default.mspx Reply With Quote Quick Navigation Preventative Medicine Top Site Areas Settings Private Messages Subscriptions Who's Online Search Forums Forums Home Forums Center For Disease Control Security News / Warnings / When I select Quick or Full from the drop down menu I do not get the error message. Defective or deteriorating memory can result in software memory errors and even cause the whole system to crash.

Also, I appreciate Eric's comments....Microsoft has some work to do to get this program ready for prime time. The time now is 01:22 PM. Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - Thanks by omerta2177 / March 7, 2006 7:37 PM PST In reply to: If Carol's advice doesn't work, that Yeah Carol's advice worked Guest, Apr 20, 2006 #2 Advertisements Steve Dodson [MSFT] Guest Shawn, Can you download the latest version which was released 4/12/2006.