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I usually install Malwarebytes on a USB stick. However, since downloading MalwareBytes 4 I can no longer change the install path of my installation even when the USB stick isn't plugged in.

 

The "Browse" button in the screenshot is unclickable. Any suggestions?

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Nevermind. I managed to fix this on my own by searching older reports of this problem. Please close this thread.

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Greetings,

Just be aware that if you are trying to use Malwarebytes in any portable manner it probably won't work as it relies on drivers installed locally on the system where it is run along with data stored locally as well (databases/signatures etc.).

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Hello, 

This is actually expected behaviour when a version of Malwarebytes 3 or 4 is already installed on the machine. 

For others reading, fully uninstalling the existing installed product is required. If you run the Malwarebytes version 4 installer "over-the-top" of an existing installation, you will not have the option to change the installation location.

If you are having issues with fully uninstalling an existing installation, the Malwarebytes Support Tool can be used: https://support.malwarebytes.com/docs/DOC-2674

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