Why is my Norton Antivirus Not Working?

In case you’re facing any issue with Norton anti-virus, then you can fix that by yourself. So, if you’re thinking that, why your Norton not responding. Then just follow the below-mentioned solutions. 

Solution no. 1

You can restart your computer. First, you would need to exit all the open

Applications or the ones in use, once you have done that, and then restart your computer

Solution no. 2
There is a chance that your Norton has got some glitches, which need to be removed. For that, uninstall your Norton and then reinstall it. This will ensure that you start it all over again. In that manner, if your Norton has faced any issue, then it will be sorted out. You would need to follow the below-mentioned procedure to uninstall the antivirus: 

  • Open the search bar of your Windows laptop. 
  • Search “Control panel” in it
  • Now tap on the option of “add or remove the software.” 
  • There in the list, you would need to research the option “Norton.” 
  • Tap on it. Select the option of “Uninstall.” 

That is it. Once it has been completely uninstalled, then you need to reinstall it. 

Solution no.3

You might not have updated your Norton antivirus, and now the best way is to uninstall it. Then install the latest version. You will find the newest version on the website of Norton. Download the set-up from the website of Norton. Install it. And then, you will be able to use the Norton antivirus without any glitches. 

How Do I Fix Quick Scan Not Working?                                

In case your Norton quick scan not working then, you need to follow the below-mentioned solution, and your query will be sorted out. 


  • Open the official website of Norton. 
  • In the search bar, select the option “Norton power eraser.” 
  • Once you have downloaded the setup. Then read the license agreement carefully. Now tap on the choice of “Agree.” 
  • Once you have installed it. Then you would never need to worry about the updates or any other glitches. It will always notify you whenever there is an update available for your Norton antivirus. 
  • Open the Norton power eraser window. Tap on the option of “Full scan” and then click on the run now. 
  • That is it. Your scanning will be completed soon. 
  • Then you need to restart your computer. 

I am sure your query regarding your Norton Not Working is cleared. Enjoy your Norton service.

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