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You can clear your Quarantine folder maually by following these instructions.
You have to enable viewing of hidden files and folders within Windows Explorer under Tools/Folder Options/View (Windows Explorer is any internal page such as Documents or Computer).
First you have to turn off Access Protection in SecurityCenter.
Double-click the taskbar icon to open SecurityCenter
Click General Settings and Alerts
Click Access Protection
Uncheck it and click Apply and close SecurityCenter
In XP the pathway to the Quarantined files within Windows itself is: C:Documents & Settings/All Users/ApplicationData/McAfee/Virusscan/Quarantine
In Vista and Windows 7:C:\ProgramData\McAfee\VirusScan\Quarantine
Only delete the contents of the folder and not the folder itself.
To delete all at once simply go to Edit > Select All then simultaneously click Shift and Delete on your keyboard at the same time.
By clicking Shift that not only deletes them but bypasses the Recycle Bin so saves a step.
Don't forget to re-enable Access Protection.
You can stop the Quarantine folder getting so large by turning off cookie detection in VirusScan's general settings if you wish.
Click Virus and Spyware Protection
Click Real-Time Scanning
Uncheck Tracking Cookies
(Tracking cookies are how sites remember you so are usually totally harmless).
You might want to get a second opinion on whether you have malware lingering or not by downloading, updating (important) and then running the FREE versionof THIS tool.
Use only the free version because the other one can clash with McAfee and ifyou decide to keep it around always update it before running.
Support for that tool is HERE.
That tool is unique in that it is the only one that can be downloaded,updated and run all in ‘Safe Mode with Networking’ if need be, for instance ifmalware prevents all that in regular mode.
Safe Mode with Networking is reached by tapping F8 repeatedly while bootingup and slecting it from the ensuing menu. Usually it is the second item.
Also sometimes it is best to run McAfee VirusScan in Safe Mode reached as in the previous statement. Go to Computer (My Computer in XP) and right-click the drive and select 'Scan" You wont see anything but an active icon near your computer clock. Hover over it for a progress report.
wow thank you so much,my list of quarantaine was verry big,i had more than 34000 items in that map,i dont know if thats is much but 34k is verry much i think,so thank you so much
There's a bug which they are aware about whereby the Quarantine folders prove difficult to empty from the user interface so that was a workaround I posted.
Anyway, good luck.