Windows 7 Forums

Welcome to Windows 7 Forums. Our forum is dedicated to helping you find support and solutions for any problems regarding your Windows 7 PC be it Dell, HP, Acer, Asus or a custom build. We also provide an extensive Windows 7 tutorial section that covers a wide range of tips and tricks.


Windows 7: Latest Version of Malwarebytes

30 May 2014   #431
Britton30
Microsoft MVP

Windows 7 Ultimate X64 SP1
 
 

I've been using version 2.0.2.1012 since it was a public Beta with no issues. I have it set to update every hours, takes about 10 seconds or so and uses little resources.

It blocks malicious webpages based on an IP address list which I like.


My System SpecsSystem Spec
.
30 May 2014   #432
ThrashZone

Win-7-Pro64bit 7-H-Prem-64bit
 
 

Yea the updating is just personal preference,
You know my system
If I have photoshop - CorelDraw plus browser=youtube it gets a little scarce and I hate keeping up with annoying processes when doing stuff I do care about,
Once a day is plenty if I decide to do a scan I'll manually update before anyway so what's the point beside an over active utility updating constantly 5 minute default to check for updates is pretty whack though
My System SpecsSystem Spec
31 May 2014   #433
Otase

Windows 7 Home Premium 64 bit
 
 

I now use both Malwarebytes and SuperAntiSpyware as SAS did detect 4 tracking cookies
that was sending spam mail through my hotmail without even having access to it.
(they may seem harmless most of them but believe me it was able to do it lol for the first time in years)
My System SpecsSystem Spec
.

01 Jun 2014   #434
DavidE

Multi-Boot W7_Pro_x64 W8.1_Pro_x64 W10_Pro_x64
 
 

I've never seen MBAM default to a 5 minute "check for updates".
For me the default has been 1 hour.

Maybe because I download the new installer and update over the top, and don't use the "Update Program" option ?
For me, that is the most reliable update method, and carries forward my settings ...

I have the 2.0.2.1012 version on my home systems, and it works fine for me.
My System SpecsSystem Spec
01 Jun 2014   #435
andrew129260

Windows 10 Pro
 
 

The default is 1 hour.
My System SpecsSystem Spec
01 Jun 2014   #436
Layback Bear

Windows 7 Pro. 64/SP-1
 
 

Version 2.0.2.1012 on two computer and things seem okay.
I do manual updates only, several times a day.
My System SpecsSystem Spec
01 Jun 2014   #437
ThrashZone

Win-7-Pro64bit 7-H-Prem-64bit
 
 

If you use scheduled frequency/ Realtime the default recurrence is 5 minutes or so it shows on mine ?
The only options for realtime is from 1-59 minutes,
So 5 minutes is what is auto selected on realtime,
Cheers.
Attachment 320066
My System SpecsSystem Spec
01 Jun 2014   #438
DavidE

Multi-Boot W7_Pro_x64 W8.1_Pro_x64 W10_Pro_x64
 
 

Yea, 5 minutes is the default for realtime.
But Hourly / 1 hour is the default as installed.
My System SpecsSystem Spec
02 Jun 2014   #439
ThisIsMadness91

Windows 7 Home Premium 64bit (Service Pack 1)
 
 

My MBAM updated a few days ago. The scans still take longer than they used to but they're a bit faster now. It still freezes for a minute or two when I exit after running a scan.
My System SpecsSystem Spec
02 Jun 2014   #440
jonnyhillow

Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit 7601 Multiprocessor Free Service Pack 1
 
 

A family member has Mbam Pro and got a message this morning that they should log on as admin and update it but i already set it to update automatically .

What gives

Thanks
My System SpecsSystem Spec
Reply

 Latest Version of Malwarebytes




Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search




Similar help and support threads
Thread Forum
Malwarebytes Pay Version
I have the pay version and have it set under "Settings" > "Updater Settings" > have "Download and Install Program Updates If Available" checked and also "Notify Me When Update is Ready for Installation" checked. I am not getting any updates. I have to manually get the program updates. Is there...
System Security
Malwarebytes version 1.61
Malwarebytes released version 1.61 today. I tried to update using the auto update on a W7 x64 PC and it failed. I ran the mbam-clean uninstall utility and downloaded/installed version 1.61 without issues. Had to re-register and reconfigure the options. I'll wait a few days to see if others...
System Security
Upgrading to a Pro version of Malwarebytes... advice please!
If I go to the company site https://store.malwarebytes.org/342/purl-inproduct?x-source=inproduct&x-action=bottom_button it costs £19.95. and includes a backup CD and something called Extended Download. There are what seem to be similar products from Amazon DSOLUTION Malwarebytes'...
System Security
Malwarebytes Database Version
I just ran the updater in Malwarebytes, and was surprised at the change in version numbers, as can be seen in the screenshot. I suppose they may just have decided to use a different system, but I'm wondering if it might indicate something more nefarious, like someone else slipping into the picture?
Software
Full retail version of Malwarebytes & Comodo.. anyone using both?
I recently purchased the retail version of Malwarebytes just to see if it's any good. It seems almost mindless how people talk about Malwarebytes but and I have yet to try it. However, the only computer I have that I am absolutely determined to keep for more than a few months already has comodo...
System Security


Our Sites

Site Links

About Us

Find Us

Windows 7 Forums is an independent web site and has not been authorized, sponsored, or otherwise approved by Microsoft Corporation. "Windows 7" and related materials are trademarks of Microsoft Corp.

© Designer Media Ltd

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 20:01.

Twitter Facebook Google+



Windows 7 Forums

Seven Forums Android App Seven Forums IOS App