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How to uninstall Family Protection from your PC

You can find below detailed information on how to remove Family Protection for Windows. It is written by McAfee, Inc.. Take a look here where you can find out more on McAfee, Inc.. Click on to get more facts about Family Protection on McAfee, Inc.'s website. The program is frequently placed in the C:\Program Files (x86)\Internet Content Filter directory. Keep in mind that this path can vary being determined by the user's choice. You can remove Family Protection by clicking on the Start menu of Windows and pasting the command line C:\Program Files (x86)\InstallShield Installation Information\{08DE682A-3858-4591-9EBB-E5290E4DC3DD}\setup.exe. Keep in mind that you might receive a notification for admin rights. The application's main executable file is labeled SEConf.exe and its approximative size is 1.67 MB (1755496 bytes).

The executable files below are installed alongside Family Protection. They take about 9.64 MB (10111008 bytes) on disk.

  • mfeicfcore.exe (2.64 MB)
  • mfp.exe (3.18 MB)
  • SEConf.exe (1.67 MB)
  • UpdateService.exe (2.16 MB)

The information on this page is only about version of Family Protection. You can find below a few links to other Family Protection releases: to view all...
A considerable amount of files, folders and registry entries can not be deleted when you remove Family Protection from your PC.

You will find in the Windows Registry that the following data will not be removed; remove them one by one using regedit.exe:
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\{08DE682A-3858-4591-9EBB-E5290E4DC3DD}

How to uninstall Family Protection from your computer with the help of Advanced Uninstaller PRO

Family Protection is an application marketed by the software company McAfee, Inc.. Some people try to erase this program. This is hard because removing this by hand takes some experience related to PCs. One of the best SIMPLE solution to erase Family Protection is to use Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Here are some detailed instructions about how to do this:

1. If you don't have Advanced Uninstaller PRO on your PC, install it. This is a good step because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is one of the best uninstaller and general tool to clean your system.


2. Start Advanced Uninstaller PRO. It's recommended to take your time to admire Advanced Uninstaller PRO's design and number of features available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a powerful package of utilities.

3. Press the General Tools button
Go to General Tools

4. Click on the Uninstall Programs tool
Go to Uninstall Programs

5. A list of the programs existing on the computer will be made available to you

6. Scroll the list of programs until you locate Family Protection or simply activate the Search feature and type in "Family Protection". If it is installed on your PC the Family Protection application will be found very quickly. When you click Family Protection in the list of applications, the following data about the program is made available to you:

  • Safety rating (in the left lower corner). This explains the opinion other users have about Family Protection, ranging from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Opinions by other users - Press the Read reviews button.
  • Technical information about the application you want to remove, by clicking on the Properties button.
For instance you can see that for Family Protection:

  • The web site of the program is:
  • The uninstall string is: C:\Program Files (x86)\InstallShield Installation Information\{08DE682A-3858-4591-9EBB-E5290E4DC3DD}\setup.exe
7. Press the Uninstall button. A window asking you to confirm will show up. accept the removal by pressing Uninstall. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will automatically uninstall Family Protection.
Uninstall Family Protection

8. After uninstalling Family Protection, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will ask you to run a cleanup. Click Next to go ahead with the cleanup. All the items of Family Protection that have been left behind will be found and you will be able to delete them. By removing Family Protection with Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you can be sure that no Windows registry items, files or folders are left behind on your system.

Your Windows PC will remain clean, speedy and ready to take on new tasks.


Geographical user distribution

  • 10.0
  • Windows 7 (6.1)
  • Windows 8 (6.2)
  • Windows 8.1 (6.3)
  • Windows XP (5.1)
  • Windows Vista (6.0)
Software Application


The text above is not a piece of advice to remove Family Protection by McAfee, Inc. from your PC, nor are we saying that Family Protection by McAfee, Inc. is not a good software application. This page simply contains detailed instructions on how to remove Family Protection in case you want to. The information above contains registry and disk entries that other software left behind and Advanced Uninstaller PRO discovered and classified as "leftovers" on other users' PCs.

2016-07-30 / Written by Dan Armano for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2016-07-30 12:34:03.150