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hello,

i am using Firefox and today i received a new addon from mcafee LiveSafe called ;mcafee secure search and a new icon logo.

i have already Webadvisor installed and that has in the option section a similar feature.

i would like to ask what does this new feature addon do besides what WA did regarding secure search ?

is there a service document perhaps for this new addon ?

 

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Re: Webadvisor secure search

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Hello @cyberdude ,

As per the new design of WA in Firefox browser requires this change, introducing a second WebAdvisor extension to Firefox called "McAfee Secure Search" [Search Extension] where Web Advisor [Other Features] still continues with same features.

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Re: Webadvisor secure search

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Maybe this

https://service.mcafee.com/webcenter/portal/cp/home/articleview?locale=en-IN&articleId=TS102755

Means Safe search uses yahoo. I always say no so easy to use my choice of search engines.

 

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Re: Webadvisor secure search

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thanks for the answer Peacekeeper,

if i am right i remember this document for WA when you click on the WA icon in the browser and select 'options' and have Secure Search selections available

the thing is i received besides the already WA addon yesterday an extra new addon for Secure Search in Firefox. 

it came with version of WA 4.1.0.88 i think.

so i was wondering why there is an extra new addon installed for Secure Search when Secure Search selections was /is already in Webadvisor  available ?

i received it on both computers i have.

bit confused about this to have an extra addon installed for it.

 

 

Re: Webadvisor secure search

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Hello @cyberdude ,

As per the new design of WA in Firefox browser requires this change, introducing a second WebAdvisor extension to Firefox called "McAfee Secure Search" [Search Extension] where Web Advisor [Other Features] still continues with same features.

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hello @muthu_ganesh 

thank you for your reaction and additional information that WA for Firefox has become a new design for Secure Search and installs a second extenstion.

my question is answered.  thanks.

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@muthu_ganesh 

I have the latest version of WA 4.1.0.92 and never have seen anything asking to allow a secure search option in FF. Only have the standard WA  extension. Any reason you see for this matey?

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