• Malwarebytes AdwCleaner v7.0 download and features

    Malwarebytes AdwCleaner is designed to scan and remove advertising software, also known as adware.  Adware is often bundled with other software, which can cause you to accidentally install Potentially Unwant...
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  • Junkware Removal Tool to be discontinued

    Malwarebytes has chosen to discontinue Junkware Removal Tool (JRT) by announcing the end of maintenance as of October 26, 2017.   While this is not an easy decision to make, we have determined that focusin...
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  • How-To: Use the Malwarebytes Clean Uninstall Tool

    Malwarebytes Clean Uninstall Tool (MB-Clean)   Sometimes we run into problems with the software that are caused by corruption or leftover items associated with Malwarebytes software. This can be remedied by usin...
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  • What should I do if none of my security applications will run?

    If none of your security applications (including an antivirus or antispyware program, Malwarebytes Anti-Malware, or Malwarebytes Anti-Rootkit) will run, it is possible that you've been infected with somethin...
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  • What is the self-protection module and why should I enable it?

    The Self-Protection module is a component of Malwarebytes Anti-Malware that protects the software from unauthorized changes by other programs on the system. There is also an ability to start this protection ...
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  • How-To: Use the Farbar Recovery Scan Tool (FRST)

    This article will show you how to download and run the Farbar Recovery Scan Tool (FRST).  Our support agents may ask you to run this tool to help diagnose issues.   Download the correct FRST version.  ...
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  • How-to: Run Malwarebytes Chameleon when it cannot be opened normally through the START menu?

    Malwarebytes Chameleon is a powerful tool, and you can normally find and run it from the START menu. What happens when your START menu is inaccessible? Here are a few methods to run Malwarebytes Chamele...
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  • What should I do if Malwarebytes Chameleon’s help file will not open due to infection?

    Sometimes you are unable to open Malwarebytes Chameleon normally because help files will not open or you receive an error when you attempt to do so.  In order to work around this, you may launch Malware...
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  • What actions can I take using StartupLite?

    StartUpLite is a program we designed to speed up boot times by disabling processes that are necessary.   You can take the following actions in StartupLite: Disable will prevent an item from automatically s...
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  • Why isn't StartupLite detecting any startup items?

    If you do not see any startup items when using StartupLite, it is likely because you are using a 64bit Operating System. Currently, StartupLite is not compatible with 64bit Operating Systems and will therefore no...
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  • Should I click Cleanup or Exit with Malwarebyes Anti-Rootkit?

    If you are not certain whether you should click Cleanup or Exit once you have run a scan with Malwarebytes Anti-Rootkit (MBAR): If a scan results in a detection that is an Unknown rootkit, or unknown driver, please c...
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  • What is RegASSASSIN?

    RegASSASSIN is a tool designed to delete registry keys that cannot be removed using normal methods, typically as a result of malware infection. RegASSASSIN removes registry keys by resetting the permiss...
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  • What is FileASSASSIN?

    FileASSASSIN is a tool designed to delete files that cannot be removed using normal methods. Using advanced programming techniques, FileASSASSIN unloads modules, closes remote handles, and terminat...
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  • I’m a home user, is Malwarebytes Techbench for me?

    The Malwarebytes Techbench program is open to all computer repair shops who provide technology support services and malware removal assistance to their clients. It is not intended for our home users.   If you a...
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  • How do I use Malwarebytes Anti-Rootkit?

    Download Malwarebytes Anti-Rootkit (MBAR) from here and follow the steps below: This is a self-extracting file. Double click to run the tool. Follow the onscreen instructions to extract it to a location of...
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  • What is Malwarebytes Anti-Rootkit (beta)?

    Malwarebytes Anti-Rootkit (MBAR) is a standalone product designed specifically for the detection and removal of rootkits. The tool performs deep scans on system drivers, hard drive sectors including the Master Boot Re...
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  • What should I do if Malwarebytes Anti-Malware won't open because of an infection?

    If Malwarebytes Anti-Malware will not open because of an infection, you can use Malwarebytes Chameleon to launch the program.   While some products have trouble running on infected machines, Malwarebytes Anti-Ma...
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  • What is Malwarebytes Chameleon and when do I need it?

    Chameleon is a program that is included with your Malwarebytes Anti-Malware Program (MBAM).   This is what Chameleon does: There are certain variants of malware that are designed to stop security programs from be...
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