Are you looking for a way to completely uninstall McAfee VirusScan or other McAfee programs? If you don’t know how to fully uninstall the program without Control Panel or you have difficulty in removing it, please follow the tutorial that proves to be a 100% complete removal!
How to Uninstall McAfee VirusScan thru Control Panel Add/ Remove Programs
Exit the program by right clicking its icon on the Taskbar or open Task Manager with Ctrl+Alt+Delete to end its process.
Click Start menu and then Control Panel
Double click Add/ Remove Porgrams and navigate McAfee.
Click Remove to uninstall it.
The computer will restart to remove McAfee after the uninstallation. Then go to C:Program Files and make sure McAfee has gone completely. If its folders are still there or you got error message when uninstalling McAfee, which means the registry entries, DLL files and drivers of the program are still in your computer. If you have uninstalled McAfee thru Control Panel, then you can’t find McAfee in Add/ Remove Programs again. In such case, a professional uninstaller program like Perfect Uninstaller is needed.
Perfect Uninstaller can fully display all programs installed in the computer while Add/ Remove Program can’t. And its Force Uninstall feature can automatically scan all registry entries and drivers as well as other components of a program. So we don’t need to manually edit registry and prevent system crash caused by our wrong edition.
How to Force Uninstall McAfee VirusScan with Perfect Uninstaller
Reboot your computer and keep pressing F8 Key into Safe Mode.
Run Perfect Uninstaller.
Click Force Uninstall tab and select McAfee folder paths.
Follow Uninstall Wizard and McAfee will be completely uninstalled.
Reboot the computer into normal mode.
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If you have difficulty in uninstall other programs, you can refer to more how to completely uninstall programs tutorials.