Bit Defender Total Security

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I struggled to find out how to temporarily disable Bit Defender Total Security on a Windows PC. This isn’t something I need to do very often, but this is a useful guide if you do need to switch off Bit Defender Total Security.

Temporarily Switching Off Bit Defender Total Security

1. Open Bit Defender Total Security
2. Select Protection / Antivirus / Advanced
3. Switch off BitDefender Shield
4. Select how long you want to disable the Bit Defender Antivirus
5. Click OK
6. Do what you need to do!
7. When finished, make sure you remember to switch it back on!