McAfee has always been promising antivirus software that protects your PC from spyware, malware and virus threats. But for some reason, user sometime has to uninstall McAfee completely from their computer. Un-installation becomes essential especially when you want to install any other McAfee product or any other security program because in that case, the presence of McAfee will cause the issue.
There are different ways to remove McAfee from the PC, one can do it from the Windows Control Panel and using the McAfee Removal Tool. If you are opting for the first method then contact our customer care executives on McAfee help number UK but we suggest you to use the official uninstaller tool provided by McAfee because uninstalling from Add/Remove Program will not completely remove it, some of its security files might still linger on in the Windows Registry. Any left behind file of McAfee will cause an issue in the installation of any security product including McAfee.
McAfee Consumer Product Removal Tool (MCPR) is licensed as a freeware tool for Windows operating system. There is no version available for Mac. The tool is easy to download, install and use. When the tool finishes its work, all the traces of the software are completely gone from your system. It can be used to remove the following programs:
- McAfee Antivirus Plus
- McAfee Family Protection
- Internet Security
- McAfee Online Backup
- Total Protection
The best thing about this tool is that you can transfer this tool to as many devices as you want using a portable device. Moreover, you do not have to do much to run this application, simply click the next button and it will start performing its duty. Means, you do not need to manually go through all registry files and delete them, the tool will do all this in just one click.
- Download McAfee Removal Tool from McAfee’s official website.
- Double-click the downloaded file to run the installation.
- Click on “Install anyway” if asked.
- Click the Next button and read the License Agreement. Click Agree to continue.
- After this, enter the security validation key or Captcha key.
- Click the Next button to start the un-installation process.
- The process might take some time and once it is done, you will see the message saying “Removal Complete”.
- Restart your computer.
Only after restarting you can reinstall McAfee or any other security program. If you need help in the reinstallation of security program then give us a call at McAfee contact number UK. This is the easiest way to sort your issues.