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Removing Malware with Malwarebytes' Anti-Malware Software

To download Malwarebytes and use it to remove malware follow the steps below.

Installation and Usage

  1. Download the Malwarebytes free download from http://www.malwarebytes.org/mwb-download/.
  2. After running the installer file, click Run in the security warning pop-up.

  3. Select your language and click OK.

  4. To begin the setup, click Next.

  5. Click I accept the agreement and click Next.

  6. Click Next.

  7. Click Next.

  8. Click Next.

  9. Click Next.

  10. Click Install.

  11. Click Finish.

  12. Malwarebytes should open up the dashboard show below. If it is running an update in the Database Version bar like it is below, wait for it to finish. Once finished, click the Scan tab at the left of the dashboard.

  13. Click Custom Scan, then click Configure Scan.