- Right-click on the MBAM icon in the System Tray and uncheck Enable Protection.
- When asked, "Are you sure you want to disable the MBAM Protection Module?", click Yes.
- Right-click on the MBAM icon again and then uncheck Start with Windows.
- The Protection Module is now disabled and will not restart.
Another way to keep MBAM from loading at startup is to launch MBAM, click the Protection Tab and uncheck Start with Windows under General Settings.
To re-enable, right-click on the MBAM icon in the systray and select Enable Protection. Right-click again and select Start with Windows.