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    Windows says McAfee update will conflict with XP. Can I safely restart?

      During today's McAfee Security Center automatic update, a screen appeared saying that this Anti-Virus update would cause XP not to work properly. The window strongly advised me to block the download, which I did, but I think the download had occurred. The update insignia says, "Updates for your McAfee products were installed. To complete the update, you must restart your computer."

       

      This also happened on the other computer here (also using McAfee Security Center).

       

      So... has McAfee downloaded an update that will cause XP to malfunction? The Windows alert said something about the update not having the right clearance from Microsoft. I

       

      What should I do?? McAfee tells me I must restart, but I'm worried I'll cause XP to malfunction if I do.

       

      Message was edited by: ntwkr2011 on 5/12/11 3:52:18 PM CDT
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