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how to remove HIPS


I have a problem with my hips. when I  want to remove it from epo it failed with the unknown error Product "HOSTIPS_8000" uninstallation failed, reason "Unknown error".

then I Disable hips and try to remove it from epo but it is not working.what should I do?

McAfee Corporate KB - How to manually remove Host Intrusion Prevention Agent 7.0 KB51699

I refer to this document but I am concern to delete registry keys that delete my the other programs registries. what should I do?

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Re: how to remove HIPS

Try this first:

KB73127 - MSIEXEC Uninstallation Commands for Host Intrusion Prevention 7.0 / 8.0

If that doesn't work;

KB86795 - REGISTERED - Host IPS 8.0 install, uninstall, and upgrade issues and the Host IPS 8.0 Removal Tool