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Old February 19, 2013, 09:33 PM
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That's right. My mistake, completely forgot about that.

Mark - If you haven't disabled Defender then I wouldn't add a second virus scanner. Either disable Defender or just stick with it. The main reason it's not picking that stuff up is that it's basically a grey zone when it comes to adware. You can try a full system scan with it to see if it picks those up. I'd just run Malwarebytes again and put a check mark beside all the items it finds to clean up your system.

Originally Posted by ipaine View Post
Microsoft security essentials does not exist for windows 8. Instead it has been rolled into windows defender and that is installed by default in Windows 8.

Create something idiot proof and they will make a better idiot.

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