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Unable To Uninstall McAfee Small Business

I installed a trial version of McAfee a few months back. It also installed McAfee Small Business at the time. I uninstalled the product after the trial version and thought it was all uninstalled. Now every time my computer starts up the "McAfee Small Business" pops up on the screen.

I have tried searching for files on my computer involving McAfee and erased all of them thinking it had helped, but to no avail. I have looked in the "installed programs" list on my computer, and the C drive, and can't find anything that resembles McAfee. I use a Vista operating system. I am quite computer savvy so I have tried everything to get it off my computer. Anything anyone can suggest to me to do, or search for a file that I am unaware of would be awesome. I am super frustrated! sad
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RE: Unable To Uninstall McAfee Small Business

McAfee Small Business products are not supported in these forums.

See this sticky for more information on how to get help with those products: http://community.mcafee.com/showthread.php?t=217973

I did some searching for you and found this: https://knowledge.mcafee.com/SupportSite/search.do?cmd=displayKC&docType=kc&externalId=9825245&slice...

 

Step 1 - Download the uninstall utility Download MVSUninst.exe, to the desktop from the following location:
http://vs.mcafeeasap.com/MC/enu/vs45/bin/mvsuninst.exe
Step 2 - Clean up Internet Explorer and then run MVSUninst.exe:


  • In Internet Explorer, click Tools, Internet Options.
  • Click Delete Files and select the option to Delete all offline content and click OK.
  • Click Delete Cookies and click OK.
  • Click Clear History and click Yes.
  • Click Settings.
  • If it is listed, right-click SecureObjectFactory, select Remove, then click Yes in the warning dialog.
  • Select the Advanced tab.
  • Click the Restore Defaults button and click Apply.
  • Select the Security tab.
  • Click Default Level and click Apply.
  • Click OK on the Security Settings dialog and Yes on the warning dialog.
  • Click OK and close Internet Explorer.
  • Run the MVSUninst.exe utility and restart the system when prompted.


If it doesn't help then you will have to see the link above for support options.
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