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Windows 7: Malwarebytes causes issues in Windows 7.

30 Dec 2009   #11
noobvious

Win 7 Ultimate 64-bit SP1 (desktop)
 
 

I have Malwarebytes and MSE both, and they are doing their jobs well.:)
Almost forgot....ThreatFire 4.7 is also installed.


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30 Dec 2009   #12
swarfega

Windows 7 Professional 64-bit
 
 

I would not rely on MWB as your primary line of defense. Have something like MSE for primary resident defense and spybot and then MWB for non resident malware protection. I say this because to date MWB has not found a single item where the other two have.
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30 Dec 2009   #13
swarfega

Windows 7 Professional 64-bit
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by noob View Post
I have Malwarebytes and MSE both, and they are doing their jobs well.:)
Almost forgot....ThreatFire 4.7 is also installed.

You dont need 2 anti virus programs running together. Needless use of resources and could cause conflictions.
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30 Dec 2009   #14
Corrine

Windows 7 & Windows Vista Ultimate
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by swarfega View Post
Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by noob View Post
I have Malwarebytes and MSE both, and they are doing their jobs well.:)
Almost forgot....ThreatFire 4.7 is also installed.

You dont need 2 anti virus programs running together. Needless use of resources and could cause conflictions.
Unless I am mistaken, swarfega does not have two antivirus programs actively running.

Malwarebytes is an anti-malware software.
MSE is an antivirus software
ThreatFire is a system monitor (Even though PC Tools AntiVirus is included for On-demand Scanning, the a/v is not active.)
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30 Dec 2009   #15
Airbot

Windows 7 Ultimate x64 SP1
 
 

Nope, you're not mistaken. The combination works just fine. :)
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