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How do I activate Malwarebytes Anti-Malware?

posted this on January 04, 2012 10:39 AM

To activate Malwarebytes Anti-Malware Premium:

  1. Open Malwarebytes Anti-Malware 2.0
  2. Click Activate
  3. Copy the ID from your Cleverbridge Confirmation Email into the ID field
  4. Copy the Key from your Cleverbridge Confirmation Email into the Key field
  5. Click Activate

Malwarebytes Anti-Malware 2.0 will now enable all Premium features and automatically enable the real-time protection module. 


If you have additional questions or need assistance with this particular scenario, please contact consumer support at




To activate Malwarebytes Anti-Malware 1.x, please use the following guide:

  1. Open the confirmation email you got from Cleverbridge.
  2. Locate the License information within this email which has the word “ID:” & “KEY:”
  3. Launch and open Malwarebytes Anti-Malware application, click on the “Activate” button. You will be prompted to enter the ID and KEY for registration.
  4. Refer back to the email, copy the ID (10 alpha-numeric character, example: ABCDE-12345) and paste it into the “ID:” field.
  5. Refer back to the email, copy and KEY (16 alpha-numeric character, example: ABCD-1234-EFGH-5678) and paste it into the “Key” field.
  6. Click the “Activate” button to accept for a successful registration.


Note: The license key may contain characters such as the alphabet "O" and the number "0", or alphabet "l" and the number "1"

Instructions to copy and paste:


If you misplaced your key/ID, please go here:



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