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Windows 7: Constant Freeze/Crashing While Running Virus Scan

05 Nov 2010   #21
richc46

Microsoft Community Contributor Award Recipient

Windows 10, Home Clean Install
 
 

The big difference is that Malwarebytes is considered one of the best, if not the best at Malware protection.


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05 Nov 2010   #22
jasonp12

Windows 7 Home 64bit
 
 

the link u gave me
Malwarebytes' Anti-Malware: Malwarebytes

is for the free version on win 7 64bit?
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05 Nov 2010   #23
richc46

Microsoft Community Contributor Award Recipient

Windows 10, Home Clean Install
 
 

Everything that I gave you tonight is free. I have Windows 7 64 bit
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05 Nov 2010   #24
jasonp12

Windows 7 Home 64bit
 
 

jesus MSE takes forever to scan

running a Full scan and its not even like 1/10th done and its been 12 minutes so far
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05 Nov 2010   #25
jasonp12

Windows 7 Home 64bit
 
 

ohh btw would running MSE+Malwarebytes at the same time cause a problem? or can i run them at same time (the scans) to save on downtime
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05 Nov 2010   #26
richc46

Microsoft Community Contributor Award Recipient

Windows 10, Home Clean Install
 
 

It take me an hour. But dont wait. YOu can use the computer.
Dont run at the same time
You dont have to sit there and watch. Minimize the window and use the computer.
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05 Nov 2010   #27
jasonp12

Windows 7 Home 64bit
 
 

ohh usually they slow down programs and shit when scanning thats crazy!
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