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Antivirus and The sims 4.

Post by zee93 on Tue 19 Apr 2016, 13:31

Hello guys,

I have installed the sims 4, it works good and my antivirus is only microsoft security. However, now i want to install a new antivirus, and I wonder will it bring any problem to my game?

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Re: Antivirus and The sims 4.

Post by Tarac on Tue 19 Apr 2016, 16:50

When you have 64-bits Windows, don't worry
With 32-bits Windows however you have to "teach" your new anti-virus program to leave the folder Game\Bin at peace.
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Re: Antivirus and The sims 4.

Post by simmer_tony on Tue 19 Apr 2016, 18:19

No, you won´t have any problems.
Microsoft Defender will deactivate itself when you install new antivirus.
Be sure to add Sims4.exe or whatever executable you use to antivirus exception because antivirus sometimes detects it is a virus, but its false positive.
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Re: Antivirus and The sims 4.

Post by The_gh0stm4n on Wed 20 Apr 2016, 19:14

@zee93 wrote:Hello guys,

I have installed the sims 4, it works good and my antivirus is only microsoft security. However, now i want to install a new antivirus, and I wonder will it bring any problem to my game?


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Hello again,

Do you really need an(other) anti-virus program though ? Edit: and yes, you definitely have to learn how to configure exclusions properly, in that program.

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