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Windows 7: Malwarebytes Problem

28 Dec 2012   #1

Win7 Pro x64 SP1
 
 
Malwarebytes Problem

A couple of weeks ago I uninstalled Malwarebytes (Free) from Add/Remove Program. Checking in Program Files x86 a Malwarebytes folder contains one file, mbamext.dll which I tried to delete this morning. A window popped up saying, This action can't be completed because the file is open in Windows Explorer. Close the file and try again.
Opened Win Explorer and I do not see this file. I even checked the System 32 folder and do not see the mbamexe.dll file. Any suggestions on how to delete this file? Thanks.

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28 Dec 2012   #2

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Windows 7 Pro 64 SP1
 
 

Have you seen this?

How to Delete Mbamext Dll | eHow.com

You can try safe mode too,

Advanced Boot Options

How about deleting the whole folder? Have you tried that?
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28 Dec 2012   #3

Windows 7 Home Premium x64 SP1
 
 

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28 Dec 2012   #4

Win7 Pro x64 SP1
 
 

Thanks for the reply guys.
Ran the cmd prompt-No Joy
Safe Mode-No Joy
On a whim, I ran a program I have, Advanced System Care 5 (IObit) and did a Forced uninstall of the mbamext.dll file. Success. It removed the Malwarebyte folder in my Program files x86.
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