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Windows blocking MalwareBytes on startup


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#1 Burtdaboy

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Posted 06 December 2009 - 12:00 PM

Windows is blocking MalwareBytes on startup. I've clicked 'Show or Remove Blocked Startup Programs' but next to Malwarebytes it says 'Permitted'

I can click 'Run Blocked Program' each time but I wondered if there's a way to unblock it permanently?

Thanks!

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#2 garmanma

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Posted 06 December 2009 - 12:46 PM

It's kind of involved:
http://slickdeals.net/forums/showthread.ph...0&p=6509411
You can always disable UAC
http://www.howtogeek.com/howto/windows-vis...-windows-vista/
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Posted 06 December 2009 - 03:16 PM

There was a problem with Malawarebytes v. 141 which caused Windows Defender to block MWB at startup. This problem has been fixed in v. 142 which is now available. There was a fix for it, but the fix is no longer necessary with the new version.

http://en.community.dell.com/forums/t/19301451.aspx

Edited by jayt36, 06 December 2009 - 03:32 PM.





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