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    Malwarebytes nagware?

    I had to reformat my Windows7 machine recently. In the middle of January the Windows Explorer program was broken, I would try to burn a data disc, and all I got was errors. When I got the computer back up, I tried to reinstall the free version of Malwarebytes. Now it keeps popping up every 20 minutes or so to scan.
    I have it to be run as an administrator, and it was never a problem before. I tried to unistall, and reloaded it, but it is still the same.

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    Don't let it run when you boot the system.

    Joe

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    I have its service disabled in services.msc

    You can do that by going Start - type services.msc and press enter then scroll down to MBAM - right click on it and select Properties then use the dropdown to change its status.

    It will only run then when you want it to.

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    Open Malwarebytes and click on settings. Click on automated scheduling and check for a Threat scan entry that you can modify or delete.

    Jerry

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    Thank you.

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