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Windows 7: Win 7 Very Slow to Shutdown

1 Week Ago   #11
Mellon Head

Win 7 Pro x64/Win 10 Pro x64 dual boot
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Layback Bear View Post
Glad you got things fixed.

Did you use Clean Startup to find the problem?

Jack
Yup. I used clean startup and just started adding things back in until it broke. That was after I looked at the trace log and it showed that MB3 was taking a long time to shut down.

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by ICIT2LOL View Post
Yep pleased it is solved mate - it just strikes me that there are some really weird "situations" out there with stuff we use in all faith from the manufacturers.

For example in a nutshell my main desktop lost all USB ports and that was caused by the Samsung Magician SSD software - took it out and back they came
It's really weird that MalwareBytes would do that. It must have been a behind the scenes update, because I've used AntiRansomware for ages with no problems, then just suddenly, out of the blue, this happens. Oh well it's fixed now. Shuts down in three seconds.


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1 Week Ago   #12
Layback Bear

Windows 7 Pro. 64/SP-1
 
 

You could of caught Malwarebytes or any other program that is set to auto update during your shut down.
I personally don't have anything that auto updates.

Jack
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1 Week Ago   #13
DavidE

Multi-Boot W7_Pro_x64 W8.1_Pro_x64 W10_Pro_x64
 
 

It seems several people are having a slow shutdown problem with MalwareBytes Anti Ransomware.
Here's a couple of the recent threads on their forum:

Windows 7 Shutdown time increases from 15 secs to 5 mins - Malwarebytes Anti-Ransomware Beta - Malwarebytes Forums

Windows 7 shutdown very slow - Malwarebytes Anti-Ransomware Beta - Malwarebytes Forums
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1 Week Ago   #14
Mellon Head

Win 7 Pro x64/Win 10 Pro x64 dual boot
 
 

Hmmm. Seems like I'm not the only one. I hope MalwareBytes can get this fixed soon. The product is wonderful and I'm enjoying doing the beta test.
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