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35 minutes ago, Arnak said:

I gave to keep checking manually even though they are set to automatic.

It will in time, however new versions are metered out to users gradually over time, but if you wish to avoid the wait you may open Malwarebytes and navigate to Settings and click on the Install Application Updates button and the new version should be downloaded and offered to you to install or you may download and install it manually from here if you prefer.

 

The company has program updates pushed through the normal updater (the one that checks for database updates) metered in such a way that it is throttled so not every user is offered the new build once it has been released, so it becomes a matter of probability and is somewhat random.  This means that you might be offered it early, or it might take a really long time before it is offered to you, it just all depends.  Basically a luck of the draw kind of deal.

 

I hope this helps, and if you have any trouble or there is anything else we might assist you with please let us know.

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Hi Porthos,

 

Thanks very much for the reply.:D

I already have the updates set to automatic but what is confusing me is that often when I update manually then Malwarebytes wants to restart the sevice, which is fine.

However, if it is installing automatically, (which it could be) why does it not inform me that it is restarting?:unsure:

I suppose my question should be how do I know that it is automatically updating?

Thanks,

Martin

 

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