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Hi @Phuc,

It's ultimately personal preference and what you feel comfortable with.

With Malwarebytes version 4, we do not feel running Windows Defender in conjunction is necessary due to the enhancements we made to malware detection. However, if you do wish to run Windows Defender as well, you can certainly do so (using the Settings -> Security -> Windows Security Center option) and should not encounter any issues.

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Regarding the Windows Security Centre option in Settings, am I correct in assuming if its set to always register then Defender leaves real time security to MB?

I have the setting off hoping that both defender and MB check my system independently. In the past this has proven beneficial as Defender has found trojans and alerted me before MB. I will see how this setup works with beta4.

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