That is odd if you are really sure that no overheating is occurring, which would be the only reason that I can think of. I can only assume that somehow the software isn't reading your choice of NOT shutting down after the scan completes.
Try running the Virtual Technician to see if it finds and corrects any errors: http://mvt.mcafee.com/
If that doesn't help I would go straight to Technical Support as they can troubleshoot that sort of thing directly.
It's free by phone or online chat and linked under Useful Links at the top of this page.
Were you able to reproduce this by initiating a Quick scan with the box unchecked. Am on Engine version 1784 and will update to 1790 to check if am seeing this.
I am running on 1790 but not seeing the issue mentioned. Please check if the box next to Turn-Off my PC if no threats are fund during the scan is unchecked.
Hi, thanks for the response.
I'm sure the "Turn off my PC if no threats are found during the scan" box was unchecked the first time, but I ran another Quick Scan after ensuring the box was unchecked and my laptop didn't shut down afterwards.
I've recently updated to engine version 1791.0 and will let you know if it happens again.