Disable Windows® Security alerts

How could you remove or disable Windows Security alerts?

Windows Security alerts are messages which are displayed by your computer's Operating System whenever a problem has been detected with the Firewall, antivirus software, or 'Windows Updates' settings. You could fix this alert by following a few simple methods. If you receive a Windows Security alert stating that no antivirus program is found on your computer then you need to install an antivirus program. Sometimes this alert indicates that your antivirus program is outdated. Then you need to upgrade to the latest antivirus program. It prompts to install Firewall program by displaying the error message that your system is not protected by a Firewall.

Following are some methods to remove or disable Windows Security alerts from your system:

  • Disable Windows Security alerts

  • Stop Windows Security alerts

  • Remove Windows Security alerts


Disable Windows Security alerts


In order to disable Windows Security alerts, you need to right click on the red shield on the lower-right bottom corner of the screen and click on the icon for 'Open Security Center'. Then you need to click on the link for the 'Change the way Security Center alerts me' option. Finally click on the 'Don't notify me and don't display the icon' option.

Stop Windows Security alerts


In order to stop the Windows Security alerts, you need to select the 'Start' menu and open the 'Control Panel' option. From the 'Control Panel' windows, you need to select the 'System and Security' option and select 'Action Center'. Finally, you need to click on the 'Change Action Center Settings' and press the 'Ok' button.
Remove Windows Security alerts

To remove the Windows Security Alerts from your system you need to open 'Start' menu and select 'Control Panel'. You need to select the 'Action Center' option in the 'Control Panel'. After displaying all options, you need to select 'Change Action Center settings' and remove all of the check marks shown on the screen and finally press the 'OK' button.
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