Turn off or turn on Norton Product Tamper Protection

Norton Product Tamper Protection protects the Norton product files from an attack or modification by any virus or other unknown threat. You can protect your product from accidental modification or deletion by keeping the Norton Product Tamper Protection option turned on.

If you want to temporarily turn off Norton Product Tamper Protection, you can turn it off for a specified duration.

You cannot run System Restore on your computer when Norton Product Tamper Protection is turned on. You must temporarily turn off Norton Product Tamper Protection to run a successful System Restore.

Turn off or turn on Norton Product Tamper Protection

  1. In the Norton product main window, click Settings.

  2. In the Settings window, under Detailed Settings, click Administrative Settings.

  3. Under Product Security, in the Norton Product Tamper Protection row, move the On/Off switch to Off or On.

  4. Click Apply.

  5. If prompted, select the duration until when you want the feature to be turned off, and click OK.

  6. In the Settings window, click Close.

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DOCID: v45039253_ns_retail_en_us
Operating System: Windows
Last modified: 12/13/2016