|McAfee Manual Uninstall Links - Retail Product - Desktop|
Manual Removal Of VirusScan 2.x for Windows 95
Manually Uninstalling VirusScan 3.x for Windows 95, 98, and ME
Manual Removal of VirusScan from Plus! 98
http://ts.mcafeehelp.com/displaydoc.asp?frames=1&docid=68885&CategoryId=243 ( Two methods)
Manual Uninstall of VirusScan 4.0.x
Manual Uninstall of McAfee VirusScan 5.0x
Manual Uninstall of McAfee VirusScan 5.1x (Windows 9x/ME only)
Manual Uninstall of McAfee VirusScan 5.1x Windows NT/2000
Manual Uninstall of McAfee VirusScan 5.2x Windows 95,98 and ME
Manual Uninstall of McAfee VirusScan 5.2x Windows NT/2000/XP
Manual Uninstall of McAfee VirusScan 6.0 (Windows 9x/ME only)
Manual Uninstall of McAfee VirusScan 6 (Windows NT/2000 only)
Manual Uninstall of McAfee VirusScan 6 (Windows XP)
Manual Uninstall of VirusScan V7 (Win 98, ME only)
Manual Uninstall of VirusScan 7 (Windows 2000 only)
Manual Uninstall of VirusScan 7 (Windows XP only)
Manual Uninstall of VirusScan 8 (All OS)
Manual Uninstall of VirusScan Home Version (All OS)
Manual Uninstall of VirusScan 9 (All OS)
Virus Scan Removal links (Numerous products)
Safe & Sound Removal Instructions link.
Remove Safe & Sound Icon in My Computer Link
"Searching the Registry for McAfee VirusScan Files".
To quote their instructions:
"IMPORTANT: These instructions assume you have already removed all McAfee programs other than VirusScan from your computer. The instructions will tell you how to remove any file remnants."
It goes on to offer more cautions, but it does have a really complete list of things to hunt for in the registry that get or might get left over when uninstalling Virus Scan.
A good place to get help from other McAfee users:
McAfee Support Message Boards
Select Virus Scan. You must sign up by creating an account
and a user name and password in order to access the message boards.
Nancy1 was kind enough to email most of the info contained in the
instructions above along with this important info which IS NOT contained in McAfee's instructions:
Using Start, Find, Files And Folders you must delete any *.msi files which have Mcafee or Network Associates as the author. (right click on the files, look at the "properties"). Remove any *.msi files with
Mcafee or Network Associates.
McAfee OnLine Manual Uninstalls
You also have to uninstall the McAfee Com Agent