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McAfee Problems

by cacross / January 19, 2006 8:56 AM PST

After reading the review for Zone Alarm I decided to try Zone Alarm. So when I went in to take McAfee off I followed the direction like it said but it still comes up on my computer I went to their website and it told me to re install it and try again and it still isn't off. Any Suggestions

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Cacross, More Information Please
by Grif Thomas Forum moderator / January 19, 2006 9:05 AM PST
In reply to: McAfee Problems

What is the operating system you are using and which version of McAfee are you using?

McAfee and ZoneAlarm produce a number of products....

Which version of ZoneAlarm are you using? The free Firewall ONLY or the the full ZoneAlarm suite that uses an antivirus and a firewall?

McAfee Virus Scan only? McAfee Security Suite? McAfee Security Center only? McAfee firewall only?

For McAfee, RIGHT click on the red "M" in the lower right corner, choose "Virus Scan", select "About" and give me the "version/build number" plus the "scan engine" version and the "Virus Definitions" version numbers.

Hope this helps and let us know more.

Grif

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More Info
by cacross / January 19, 2006 1:03 PM PST

Windows XP Professional

McAfee Security Suite 2005 ver. 7.0


Zone Alarm Internet Secuirty Suite 6

I cant give you the rest of the information because it is not there some of the features are there and some arent. I think the Privacy Service and Spam Killer are still there.

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Cacross, Security Suite Is Difficult To Uninstall
by Grif Thomas Forum moderator / January 20, 2006 3:02 AM PST
In reply to: More Info

Please follow the uninstall instuctions in the link below. Make sure to uninstall each of the separate programs in the order given in the link.

How do I uninstall Internet Security 7?

In addition, you may need to follow the individual manual uninstall steps for each program. Below is a link to the McAfee forum that describes each one as well as some additional registry clean up procedures..Follow them and it should get everything McAfee off the machine:

http://forums.mcafeehelp.com/viewtopic.php?t=42709

Hope this helps and let us know how it goes.

Grif

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(NT) (NT) Thank You
by cacross / January 20, 2006 7:03 AM PST
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