How-To: Uninstall Malwarebytes 3 using the Windows Control Panel

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The uninstall procedure of Malwarebytes 3 is very easy. You don't need any special tools and it can be removed using the Windows Control Panel. This is the best way to remove Malwarebytes 3 when you do not want to use it any more. We do offer a Clean Uninstall tool, but the uninstall tool was designed to reinstall the software again. Use the instructions below to uninstall Malwarebytes 3 without the use of the clean tool.


Uninstall Malwarebytes 3 using the Windows Control Panel.


  1. Press and hold the Windows key and R to open the Run Command window. Then type in the box, appwiz.cpl.
  2. Click on "OK", this will bring up the Control Panel>Programs>Programs and Features Window which displays a list of installed programs. 
  3. Click on the Malwarebytes 3 icon just once to highlight it as the program you want to remove. 
  4. Click on Uninstall to begin the uninstall process. When it's done, restart your computer. 

Once complete Malwarebytes 3 will no longer be on the list and will have been removed from your computer. Check out the links below for assistance with removing a program using the Control Panel in different Windows Versions.


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