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Windows 7: Windows Malicious software removal tool

09 Sep 2009   #1
F1FAN

Windows 8 Pro 64 bit
 
 
Windows Malicious software removal tool

just downloaded this, about 8megs. Now do i just leave it? do i not need to open anything to run it and does it run in the background all the time or only once? cheers.


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09 Sep 2009   #2
ten

XP / Windows 7 Pro RTM
 
 

Run it once
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09 Sep 2009   #3
sup3rsprt

XP, Seven, 2008R2
 
 

it runs one time automatically, every month (because a new one is released every month). You can run it manually whenever you want by going Start > Run > mrt
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09 Sep 2009   #4
Brink
Microsoft MVP

64-bit Windows 10
 
 

You can see more about using Malicious Software Removal Tool here:

Malicious Software Removal Tool

Hope this helps,
Shawn
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11 Sep 2009   #5
F1FAN

Windows 8 Pro 64 bit
 
 

ok thanks guys for the info
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11 Sep 2009   #6
Brink
Microsoft MVP

64-bit Windows 10
 
 

You're welcome Adam.
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