Recorder service unable to start, running Microsoft Security Essentials
There are cases of Microsoft Security Essentials (MSE) falsely detecting a virus in the ARGUS TV Recorder database file preventing ARGUS TV Recorder Service from starting.
MSE detects ‘’Exploit:Win32/CVE-2011-0658’’ in the file ‘’C:\ProgramData\ARGUS TV\ARGUS TV.Recorder.sdf’’ and quarantines the item. This file is critical to ARGUS TV Recorder Service and therefore ARGUS TV Recorder Service is unable to start.
How to fix it
Assuming you are sure there is no threat from this file, you can tell your antivirus to restore this file to its proper location. Once the file is restored, start the ARGUS TV Recorder Service or reboot your PC.
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