Malwarebytes is a free antivirus tool which is well-known for its exquisite malware scanner. Nowadays, there is a problem happening with the Web Protection setting. Malwarebytes Web protection setting won’t turn on when users try to do it and as soon as they do, it turns off. So, Technographx has brought this article to make you know the solutions for solving the issue.
Solution 1: Clean Reinstall Of Malwarebytes
Many users have reported that reinstalling Malwarebytes fixed their issue permanently and so you should also try it out.
You have to open MBAM >> My Account and click on Deactivate. Now, you have to open Settings >> Advanced Settings and uncheck the box next to the “Enable self-protection module”.
Now, close the program and download the mbam-clean.exe tool from Malwarebytes’ site. Now, you have to close all the open programs and disable your antivirus temporarily.
Now, run the mbam-clean.exe tool and follow the instructions on the screen. Now, you can reboot the pc when prompted to do so.
You should download the latest version of MBAM from their site and get it installed by following the instructions that are given on the screen. It is also useful for getting the latest version of the tool instead of updating.
Solution 2: You Should Re-Run The Program On Your Computer
Yes, you should consider re-running the program on your computer. This fix was not successful for everyone who received this problem but you should try it out as it won’t take much time.
You have to Right click on the Malwarebytes system tray icon at the bottom right part of your screen and just click on “Quit Malwarebytes” option.
Now, Reopen Malwarebytes again by double-clicking its desktop icon or you can also locate it in the Start menu. Check to see if the problem is solved now. As in talks of anti-virus you should know how to disable avast.
So, these were the possible solutions to Malwarebytes Web Protection won’t turn on problem. Apply them and solve your problem.