How To Resolve Real-time Feature Issue With Malwarebytes For Mac

Malwarebytes antivirus offers the latest security measures to the system which makes it the most obvious choice in the mid-range antivirus market. Yes! It does bother by technical issues sometime which you can easily resolve via Malwarebytes Support. Notably, Malwarebytes is duly available in free and paid variant and it programmed to protect every system regardless of their platform. Real-time protection mode comes really handy in the situation where your system works with online connectivity most of the time. This peculiar feature crashes the latest threat even before they intrude the system. Notably, this feature only works on the premium version of the software. Nonetheless, if you are unable to activate this feature on your Mac machine then feel free to address your concern to Malwarebytes Customer Support +1-855-536-5666.

The majority of the Mac user is not aware of the fact that Malwarebytes requires a user approval to unable a  Real-Time Protection on macOS 10.13 (High Sierra) and later. The user needs to navigate to the System Preferences and click Allow to enable the Real-Time Protection feature.

Unfortunately, availing this action can result in severe technical issues like missing of Allow button and Activate Protection button doesn’t work. To restore that you need to follow the below method carefully.


  • Open Malwarebytes software on the Mac.
  • On the Dashboard, Click the Turn on Protection button (Mac version 3.4).
  • The button will instead read Fix on the version 3.3 or earlier.
  • On the next window, click Activate Protection.  

To restore the functionality of the Activate Protection button, you need to reinstall your system. You can take advantage of Apple’s guide to install the new system. You don’t need to worry about your PC data and applications, they will remain intact even after you install the new system.

In case if your Allow button becomes unresponsive then you need to disconnect all third-party peripherals including docking stations etc from the system. Hopefully, this method will allow you to get rid of the issue. However, if the issue remains stagnant and bothers you again then make sure to call us on Malwarebytes Customer Service Number +1-855-536-5666.

Notably, our toll-free works 24×7 just like our email and instant chat option. All you need to call us and forget about the issue, our smart technicians will handle that effortlessly.