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Fatal Error 0xEE00000B after trying to reinstall windows

Hi. Today i have tried to install a fresh windows, but i forgot that my drive was encrypted using mcafee. After the process for installing windows started, i got to the point "format the disk" but..i couldn't do it because it would not let me to. I removed the windows disk trying to log in to windows, but now all that i see is a black screen with the following message: McAfee Endpoint Encryption

Fatal Error:  [0xEE00000B] EPEi_system_policy

What can i do?

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Re: Fatal Error 0xEE00000B after trying to reinstall windows

Hi,

What error do you get when you try to format the drive? Usually you should be able to wipe the disk and install a fresh OS on it even if MDE is activated. It is an ordinary process if you need to rebuild a PC without having to collect any residing data. You could try to verify that BIOS/UEFI settings like Secure Boot does not interfere the format.

This is what I found in regards to that error:

https://kc.mcafee.com/corporate/index?page=content&id=KB69650

May be you could try rebuilding the MDE PBFS too:

https://kc.mcafee.com/corporate/index?page=content&id=KB71868

In case above information was useful or answered your question, please select "Accept as Solution" in my reply, or give a Kudo. Thanks!
Nino
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