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Bitdefender prevented essential windows services from starting after Windows Update


Photo by Mike Zulu

Suddenly, after letting Windows Update install some important updates, I got a mountain of trouble when trying to log in to my laptop. I really had all sorts of troubles. I got a message saying that Windows was preparing my profile when I had entered my password. That felt strange. When it took an unusual amount of time before my desktop was displayed I was pretty certain something had gone wrong. The first thing I saw after logging in was a “Location not available” dialog. After that the problems just went on and on. Here is a list of things I actually tried to remedy my problems:
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