Malwarebytes Anti-Malware Removal

Malwarebytes Anti-Malware Removal

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 Purpose: To check for and remove malware from a computer. Malware are programs designed to steal information from or cause damage to a computer.

  1. Run the program from the icon or from "Start> All Programs>Malwarebytes" or from the desktop Icon with a double mouse click.
    Malwarebytes LOGO
  2. Once the program is launched click on the Update tab. Click on the "Check for Updates" button.
    Image of Check for Updates screen

  3. Updates will install and give the message below.
    You have the latest database version
  4.  Click on the Scanner tab and select Perform quick scan and click the Scan button.
    Image of Scanner screen

  5.  This process could take a while so let it run as you use your computer for other tasks.

  6. The scan will complete.
    The scan completed successfully. No malicious items were detected
  7.  The mbam log file will automatically open with more information about what was found. You can close this window.
    Malwarebytes Anti-Malware (MEE)

  8.  If infected objects are found click the "Show Results" button. Make sure all of the objects are checked and select "Remove Selected".
    Image of infected files