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A way to uninstall McAfee SafeKey(uninstall only) from your system

This page is about McAfee SafeKey(uninstall only) for Windows. Below you can find details on how to uninstall it from your computer. It was developed for Windows by McAfee, Inc.. More information on McAfee, Inc. can be seen here. More details about the app McAfee SafeKey(uninstall only) can be found at . The program is frequently placed in the C:\Program Files\SafeKey directory. Keep in mind that this path can vary being determined by the user's preference. The complete uninstall command line for McAfee SafeKey(uninstall only) is C:\Program Files\SafeKey\safekey.exe --uninstall. The program's main executable file occupies 25.79 MB (27045552 bytes) on disk and is titled safekey.exe.

The following executable files are contained in McAfee SafeKey(uninstall only). They occupy 51.59 MB (54091104 bytes) on disk.

  • safekey.exe (25.79 MB)

The current web page applies to McAfee SafeKey(uninstall only) version 2.1.6 alone. Click on the links below for other McAfee SafeKey(uninstall only) versions:

McAfee SafeKey(uninstall only) has the habit of leaving behind some leftovers.

Directories that were found:
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\SafeKey

Files remaining:
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\SafeKey\lang\af-ZA.dat
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\SafeKey\lang\ar-EG.dat
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\SafeKey\lang\ar-SA.dat
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\SafeKey\lang\az-AZ.dat

Registry keys:
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\TypeLib\{77D7BE34-97C6-4898-BD44-20101CF4764E}
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\SafeKey

Open regedit.exe in order to remove the following registry values:
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\CLSID\{61D700C1-7D8D-43c5-9C13-4FF85157CFE6}\InprocServer32\
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\CLSID\{9DB059B3-DD36-4a55-846C-59BE42A1202A}\InprocServer32\
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Local Settings\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\AppContainer\Storage\windows_ie_ac_001\Software\AppData\Software\SafeKey\LPInstallDir
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Local Settings\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\AppContainer\Storage\windows_ie_ac_001\Software\AppData\Software\SafeKey\OEMConfigFolder

How to uninstall McAfee SafeKey(uninstall only) from your computer with Advanced Uninstaller PRO

McAfee SafeKey(uninstall only) is a program released by the software company McAfee, Inc.. Sometimes, people try to remove this program. This can be hard because deleting this by hand takes some know-how related to removing Windows applications by hand. One of the best EASY manner to remove McAfee SafeKey(uninstall only) 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 already installed on your Windows system, add it. This is good because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is an efficient uninstaller and general utility to take care of your Windows PC.


2. Run Advanced Uninstaller PRO. It's recommended to take your time to admire the program's interface and wealth of features available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very good system optimizer.

3. Press the General Tools button
Go to General Tools

4. Press the Uninstall Programs feature
Go to Uninstall Programs

5. All the applications installed on your PC will be shown to you

6. Scroll the list of applications until you locate McAfee SafeKey(uninstall only) or simply activate the Search feature and type in "McAfee SafeKey(uninstall only)". If it is installed on your PC the McAfee SafeKey(uninstall only) application will be found very quickly. Notice that when you click McAfee SafeKey(uninstall only) in the list , the following information about the application is shown to you:

  • Safety rating (in the left lower corner). This explains the opinion other people have about McAfee SafeKey(uninstall only), from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Opinions by other people - Press the Read reviews button.
  • Technical information about the program you are about to remove, by clicking on the Properties button.
For example you can see that for McAfee SafeKey(uninstall only):

  • The publisher is:
  • The uninstall string is: C:\Program Files\SafeKey\safekey.exe --uninstall
7. Press the Uninstall button. A window asking you to confirm will appear. accept the removal by clicking the Uninstall button. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will automatically remove McAfee SafeKey(uninstall only).
Uninstall McAfee SafeKey(uninstall only)

8. After removing McAfee SafeKey(uninstall only), Advanced Uninstaller PRO will offer to run a cleanup. Press Next to go ahead with the cleanup. All the items that belong McAfee SafeKey(uninstall only) which have been left behind will be detected and you will be able to delete them. By removing McAfee SafeKey(uninstall only) using Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you are assured that no Windows registry entries, files or directories are left behind on your PC.

Your Windows PC will remain clean, speedy and able to run without errors or problems.


Geographical user distribution

  • Windows 8.1 (6.3)
  • Windows 7 (6.1)
  • Windows XP (5.1)
  • 10.0
  • Windows 8 (6.2)
  • Windows Vista (6.0)
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This page is not a recommendation to uninstall McAfee SafeKey(uninstall only) by McAfee, Inc. from your PC, nor are we saying that McAfee SafeKey(uninstall only) by McAfee, Inc. is not a good software application. This page only contains detailed instructions on how to uninstall McAfee SafeKey(uninstall only) in case you want to. Here you can find registry and disk entries that other software left behind and Advanced Uninstaller PRO stumbled upon and classified as "leftovers" on other users' computers.

2016-06-20 / Written by Dan Armano for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2016-06-20 15:09:59.963