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Unity fails creating or switching projects within the Editor if "MalwareBytes" is opened



How to reproduce:
1. Open Unity
2. Go to File
3. Create / open a project from editor

Expected result: The current instance of Unity is shut down and a new instance of Unity is opened
Actual result: The current instance of Unity shut down and no new instance is created

Reproducible with - 2017.1.2f1, 2017.2.1p1, 2017.3.0f3
Not reproducible with - 2018.1.0b1

Note - can't reproduce on 2018.1.0b1. 2017.3.0f3 opens new Unity instance, but bug reporter appears

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  1. 6f5dd1db1d21faed9482ce56f742c578?d=mm


    Mar 20, 2018 00:39

    I know this issue is resolved (wont fix) but if anyone is still interested, I narrowed this issue down to Malwarebytes randomware protection. If this is turned off, Unity is able to switch projects.

    Unity version used: 2017.3.1f1

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