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McAfee interferes with games

A few weeks ago I had problems with running Rocket League on my desktop. I asked around on Steam and they said 'Try turning off your real-time scanning'. This worked for me but it's really annoying to turn it off every time I want to play. Yesterday I discovered it's not only Rocket League but also Super Meat Boy. Never had problems before with McAfee closing or crashing my games.

I know I can whitelist these on my own but it's still annoying..

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Re: McAfee interferes with games


We apologize for the inconvenience you are facing with McAfee and games on your computer, please try initiating a manual update with McAfee on your computer. After the update with McAfee is complete, please open McAfee and follow these steps below;

1. Click on PC Security
2. Click on Real-Time Scanning
3. Click on Excluded Files and select Add file.
4. Navigate to the location and add the file

Once these steps are done, try accessing the games again and if you still face the same issue with your games, please do get back to us.