Malwarebytes Toolset Release Notes

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Malwarebytes Toolset released on September 27, 2017.



  • Added the following "Jump To" to the right-click context menu of content in the Malware Scan and Issue Scanner Properties Pane:
    • Jump to Regedit - Opens RegEdit with focus on the registry path of the selected registry object.
    • Jump to Explorer - Opens Windows Explorer/File Explorer with focus on the file, directory, or parent directory of the selected file/folder object.
    • Jump to Command Prompt - Opens an Administrator Level Command Prompt console with focus on the directory or parent directory of the selected file/folder object.
  • Added ReleaseNotes.txt to the Malwarebytes Toolset package in the Malwarebytes\MBTS folder.
  • Updated Issue Scanner with the following improvements/features:
    • Allow limited scanning on un-profiled operating systems (e.g. Windows Insider Preview, Windows Server, etc.).
      • Issue Scanners that rely on OS Profile Data will be skipped/not ran.
    • Allow limited scanning on systems without .NET 4.x.
      • Issue Scanners that rely on .NET 4.x will be skipped/not ran.
    • Auto-Select first item in an Event Viewer based Issue Scanner result.
  • Updated Malwarebytes Toolset Updater to include an extraction and progress dialog when updating to a new version of Malwarebytes Toolset.
  • Updated Malwarebytes Toolset UI and error messaging for areas of the Toolset that require .NET 4x.
  • Updated several under-the-hood components for future functionality.


Bug Fixes

  • Fixed an Inform UI sizing bug that may have occurred on first open at low resolutions.
  • Fixed several bugs reported on the forums, directly from Techbench members, and from internal testing/development.