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Windows 7: combining malware&anti-virus

23 Jul 2012   #1
soulfood

XP windows Professional
 
 
combining malware&anti-virus

hey can u combine anti-malware (malwarebytes) with anti-virus program? thanks


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23 Jul 2012   #2
marsmimar

Microsoft Community Contributor Award Recipient

 
 

Yes. Malwarebytes is not a traditional antivirus or antispyware program. The free version (with on demand scanning, no real time scanning) is pretty much all you need. From the Malwarebytes info page: Works Well With Others - Cooperative functionality.

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23 Jul 2012   #3
Golden
Microsoft MVP

Windows 7 Ult. x64
 
 

Hi,

Yes you can. Malwarebytes has been specifically written to operate alongside more traditional anti-virus products such that they do not 'interfere' with one another. All the major anti-virus products have been catered for, including MSE, Avast, Kaspersky, Norton and so-on-and-so-forth.

Refer to this link for more detail:

FAQ - Common Issues, Questions, and their Solutions - Malwarebytes Forum

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Golden
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