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how can I edit my original post ?

you might ask why I want to update without launching mbam, it's because I use it to scan individual downloaded files, so atm I launch mbam, update, exit application then scan files using context menu.

it will be much easier to update the signature using Updater.exe or any other method.

anyone ?

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@Everest,

You must have posted at least 50 posts before gaining the ability to edit your own posts. This is a precautionary rule created to prevent forum members who are seeking malware removal help from editing their posts.

To answer your other question, if you are using the free version, the only way to update MBAM through the application is to launch it and manually update. However, you can create a shortcut to "mbam.exe" on your desktop with the command line switch "/runupdate" or "/updateshowdialog" to update MBAM. Or you can set up a task in Task scheduler to update MBAM however often you'd like. It's not that difficult and you could use those switches I mentioned earlier (/updateshowdialog or /runupdate)

More information on the command line switches can be found here

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