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Old 01-01-2011, 12:41 PM
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Uninstall and Remove McAfee Security Plan Plus

Hi,
Asking for help for a friend.
She has Mcafee Security Plan Plus and it is expiring. She wants to be rid of it and instead use Avast,
She is running WindowsXP ,
What should she do to remove it properly and what other info do you need to help me help her?

Thank you,
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Old 01-01-2011, 12:51 PM
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Do the following steps given on McAfee website:

Step 1 - Uninstall your McAfee consumer products using Add/Remove Programs in the Windows Control Panel
Windows 2000/XP
1. Click Start, Settings, Control Panel.
2. Double-click Add or Remove Programs.
3. Select the McAfee SecurityCenter product.
4. Click Remove and follow the steps provided.
Windows Vista \ 7

1. Click Start, Search, type Programs and Features, and click Go.
2. Double-click Programs and Features.
3. Select the McAfee SecurityCenter product.
4. Click Uninstall and follow the steps provided.

Step 2 - Download and run MCPR.exe

1. Download the removal tool from:

http://download.mcafee.com/products/...tches/MCPR.exe

2. Click Save and save the file to a folder on your computer.
3. Navigate to the folder where the file was saved.
4. Make sure all McAfee windows are closed.
5. Double-click MCPR.exe to run the removal tool.

NOTE: Windows Vista users must right-click MCPR.exe and select Run as Administrator.

6. Restart your computer after receiving the message CleanUp Successful.
Your McAfee product will not be fully removed until the system is restarted.
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Old 01-01-2011, 12:54 PM
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Thank you for the quick response to this!!!

I'll pass in the instructions and let you know what happens.

Thank you,
Rowan
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Old 01-01-2011, 12:58 PM
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First remove thru add/remove programs then run This

Sorry..I was posting while the others were too.
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Old 01-01-2011, 01:23 PM
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No problem Jeff. Thank you for helping.

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Old 01-02-2011, 10:19 AM
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My friend was successful thank you so much for the instructions!
She now is getting herself used to Avast.

The help was greatly appreciated.

Rowan
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Old 01-02-2011, 11:32 AM
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Happy it all worked so well!
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