How to Disable WebRoot Secure Anywhere Antivirus Protection 2015-2016
- Locate the Webroot Antivirus Tray icon in the bottom right hand corner of the screen, depending on the version you have, it will look similar to the image shown here.
- Click on “Advanced Settings” in the top right corner of the WRSA console as shown in the image below.
- Depending on your exact version of WebRoot, select either “Install Settings” or “Basic settings” from the category tree, one of the two, or both may be present.
*The images below depict the possible options for your version of WebRoot, use the applicable image to complete this step. Find the toggle option “Allow SecureAnywhere to be shut down manually” - and check mark the box. Click “Save / Save All” button. You may be asked for a password, or a CAPTCHA security code to save these changes, the password would have been set at the time of installing WebRoot should you be prompted to provide one.
If your Settings has the “Basic Configuration” Category:
If your Settings has the “Install Settings” Category:
- Then Right Click on the WSA Tray Icon (as shown in the image from step 1). You may need to fill out a CAPTCHA.