How to Install Malwarebytes' Anti-Malware

by Elvis Michael

Malwarebytes' Anti-Malware is a security application developed for Microsoft Windows operating systems. The program is able to detect computer threats as they emerge thanks to the program's daily database updates. Furthermore, it eradicates malicious system processes and services before they are launched in your computer. Before taking advantage of its features, you must first install Malwarebytes' Anti-Malware to your local hard disk.

Obtain Malwarebytes' Anti-Malware from the company's website. Double-click the downloaded file to initialize installation.

Select your preferred language from the options given and click "OK" to continue. Read the program's license terms and click "I Accept the Agreement" to proceed.

Review the new changes listed within the latest application version and click "Next." Assign an installation path to install the Malwarebytes program. You may also click "Browse" to select an existing installation directory. Click "Next" to continue.

Assign a Windows Start menu programs group. If you do not wish to select this option, enable "Don't Create a Start Menu Folder." Click "Next" to continue the software installation.

Enable or deselect the options to "Create a Desktop Icon" and "Create a Quick Launch Icon." Enabling these options allows for a more convenient method to launch the application through a program shortcut. Click "Install."

About the Author

Elvis Michael has been writing professionally since 2007, contributing technology articles to various online outlets. He is pursuing a Bachelor of Science in information technology at Northeastern University.

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