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How to temporarily disable McAfee when installing other software?

Who does not know about McAfee antivirus? Well, it is one of the highly prominent antivirus programs which is playing a crucial role in removing any type of virus present in the computer. But sometimes the users want to disable it and can’t do it due to the lack of right knowledge. Now they can easily go for disabling it through the steps mentioned below:-

First double click on McAfee symbol

now click on the option Real time scanning which is situated under the green banner

After click on the above option you will be asked to disable the antivirus for a specific period

You also require to disable McAfee Firewall. For that you need to click on Firewall which is situated under the button named Real time scanning

Voila ! You have learnt the simple steps discussed above to disable your antivirus on a temporary basis. However still these steps are not easy to comprehend by a majority of users and they look for some other source to fix their issues. Now they have a reliable source in the form of McAfee antivirus technical support services which are much useful for them to get freedom from these hurdles. These services are highly in demand amongst the depressed users. Hence if you are the one who is looking for the accurate steps to disable your McAfee antivirus, then call McAfee antivirus technical support number immediately.


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Re: How to temporarily disable McAfee when installing other software?

Hi @Former Member,

Thank you for your post! This looks very good and must be quite helpful to our users. However, you may prefer moving this post to Consumer forum (Link below) where this could be more relevant as Enterprise product ENS may not follow the same steps!

Keep contributing and sharing your knowledge with our fellow community members! Kudos to you for the same!

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