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Windows 7: MalwareBytes 2.0.1 taking forever to scan

26 Apr 2014   #131
andrew129260

Windows 10 Pro
 
 

@UsernameIssues

Thank you for testing that-you beat me to it

Very interesting. Thanks for the information. So it looks like deleting or disabling makes no difference to non existent entries then. I'll most likely keep doing it though, it helps with my ocd

Anyways, nice to see that.


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26 Apr 2014   #132
Mellon Head

Win 7 Pro x64/Win 10 Pro x64 dual boot
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Mellon Head View Post
Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by UsernameIssues View Post
Nah, Andrew and I are just driving around in circles while we wait on the OP to do what was suggested in this post :-)
Doing it right now.
7 Hours and 24 minutes. A definite improvement over the last version, which was 11+ hours. This is still without the rootkit option selected.

I don't do Custom Scans all that often, but this is better than the 23+ hours the original scan took.
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26 Apr 2014   #133
essenbe

Windows 7 Enterprise X64/Windows 10 Enterprise X64/Windows 10 Pro X64/Linux Mint
 
 

I haven't read this entire thread but am doing so now. I just downloaded it and scanned using custom scan and it was taking forever with ARK enabled so I cancelled it. I rescanned using custom with ARK enabled, but selected 1 drive at a time. It went quite fast doing it that way.
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