Windows Defender has stopped working

When I try to start the program I get error message ox800705b4

List of AVs which will stop Windows Defender:
Norton
McAfee...

Sources, please?

http://answers.Microsoft.com/en-us/Windows/Forum/windows_vista-Security/Windows-Defender-want-turn-on-error-ox800705b4/131f5de5-536a-4C7E-9b8f-ea0f421f9548

http://answers.Microsoft.com/en-us/Windows/Forum/windows_vista-desktop/how-to-turn-on-my-Vista-Windows-Defender-that-is/f4cb4886-1b4d-E011-8dfc-68b599b31bf5

http://answers.Microsoft.com/en-us/Windows/Forum/windows_vista-security/error0x800705b4-Windows-Defender/5a61d320-024d-E011-8dfc-68b599b31bf5

http://social.technet.Microsoft.com/forums/en-us/itprovistasecurity/thread/740befd0-a3f4-4cdc-88e0-0f85f5f68679

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    5. Repeat step #4 for another removal tool.

    Tips:

    -Online use another computer to download the removal tool, if necessary, then transfer it to the computer via CD, DVD, or a USB brand new, never been used (flash drive), or a summer freshly updated in shape.

    -Online start the problem in Mode safe computer, if necessary, proceed as above.

    -Online after completing all of the above, uninstall AVG Free & reboot. Now do a new installation of AVG Free 9.0, this time select the CUSTOM installation option and do NOT install (uncheck) Linkscanner Search-Shield, Active Surf-Shield, security or the email of crawl components toolbar.

    Why you don't need your anti-virus to scan your email
         http://thundercloud.NET/infoave/tutorials/email-scanning/index.htm

    -Online download/run system update before running Windows Update again: http://support.microsoft.com/kb/947821

    ~ Robear Dyer (PA Bear) ~ MS MVP (that is to say, mail, security, Windows & Update Services) since 2002 ~ WARNING: MS MVPs represent or work for Microsoft

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