How to Install, Renew and Update Malwarebytes Antivirus?

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Malwarebytes Anti-Malware is legitimate software that scans, detects and removes, destroy and prevent the viruses, worms, Trojans, rootkits, dialers, spyware, and other types of malware, dangerous, unwanted files and other annoying software that infects the Windows of the operating system.

Features of Malwarebytes Antivirus

  • Protection against malware and other threats
  • Block hacking and phishing attempts
  • Automatic scanning
  • Offers three flexible scan modes

Download and Install Malwarebytes Antivirus

  • Go to the Malwarebytes website
  • Click on download, it will begin automatically

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Renew Malwarebytes Antivirus

Auto Renewal

On auto-renewal, don’t have to do anything. The payment method of choice will be automatically billed on your next renewal date and receive a courtesy email 30 days before your account is charged.

For auto-renewal, you will need to submit payment to cleverbridge.

Update Malwarebytes

If you are unable to update the definitions on MBAM, you might have to do a manual update. To do this, follow these steps:

  • Run and update Malware on the device and obtain a USB drive
  • Press Windows Key+R
  • A new window opens

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  • Please type %ProgramData%
  • And then press Enter
  • Now select the “Malwarebytes” folder

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  • Select the “Malwarebytes’ Anti-Malware” folder
  • Copy the “rules.ref” and “Configuration” files and move to your USB drive
  • Start the computer for manual update on
  • Press Windows key+R to open the run window

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  • Now type %ProgramData%
  • Press Enter
  • Go to the Malwarebytes folder and then the Malwarebytes Anti-Malware folder
  • Select move and replace
  • Copy and paste (C:\Documents and Settings\All Users\Application Data\Malwarebytes\Malwarebytes’ Anti-Malware\ ) and run the command
  • Press on Enter

The services of Malware antivirus such as to manage the subscription, renewal of the subscription, payment issue and many more.

Upgrade to the latest version of Malwarebytes for Windows

We recommend you upgrade to the latest version of our products as they become available.  Upgrades include new features, feature improvements, or fixes for known issues.

By default, Malwarebytes for Windows displays an Upgrade Available notification when a new version is ready for installation.  If you’ve received an Upgrade Available notification from Malwarebytes for Windows, click Install Now, and complete the installation.

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If you haven’t received an upgrade notification, use Malwarebytes for Windows’ settings to check for upgrades.

  1. Open Malwarebytes for Windows.
  2. Click Settings, then click the Application tab.
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  3. Under the Application Updates section, click Install Application Updates.
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  4. After you see Progress: Updates successfully downloaded, click OK to continue.
    If there are no updates available, click OK to exit.
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  5. Click Yes to start the upgrade.
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  6. When User Account Control appears, click Yes.
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  7. Use the drop-down menu to select the setup language, then click OK.
    The setup language may default to the language set on your computer.
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  8. Click Agree and Install.
    To choose a different install location, click Advanced Options
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  9. When your Malwarebytes for Windows installation is complete, click Finish to exit Setup.
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When Malwarebytes for Windows finishes upgrading, the application continues to run using your previous settings.  To ensure you have installed the latest version.