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ekb
Level 7

Shredder: Fixing the Right Click (Context) Menu

I recently re-installed McAfee Antivirus Plus, which came with the McAfee Shredder included. My problem is that the shredder shows up in the context menu when I right-click on files and folders - just where I don't want it - but fails to show up when I right click the Recycle Bin - which is just where I do want it. Is there any way to customize how the shredder (and the various other McAfee options) show up in context menus?

Worse-case, is there any way to remove the McAfee options from all my context menus completely? I'd rather have no context menu items at all than annoyingly configured ones.

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exbrit
Level 21

Re: Shredder: Fixing the Right Click (Context) Menu

You aren't the first person to mention this.  I suggest you vote for the idea here:  https://community.mcafee.com/ideas/1084

I don't think there is any way of disabling the current arrangement.    There is an option I believe when you first install the software, depending on which suite it is, to use a custom install and not install the utilities at all.

But to change that after the fact means uninstalling first and starting over.

Message was edited by: Ex_Brit on 30/10/11 6:57:11 EDT PM
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