McAfee Agent McAfee Agent

A guide to uninstall McAfee Agent from your PC

This page contains detailed information on how to remove McAfee Agent for Windows. It was developed for Windows by McAfee, Inc.. You can find out more on McAfee, Inc. or check for application updates here. Detailed information about McAfee Agent can be seen at . Usually the McAfee Agent application is found in the C:\Program Files\McAfee\Agent folder, depending on the user's option during install. The complete uninstall command line for McAfee Agent is C:\Program Files\McAfee\Agent\x86\FrmInst.exe. The program's main executable file is labeled cmdagent.exe and its approximative size is 170.76 KB (174856 bytes).

The following executables are installed alongside McAfee Agent. They take about 10.33 MB (10836864 bytes) on disk.

  • cmdagent.exe (170.76 KB)
  • macmnsvc.exe (235.78 KB)
  • maconfig.exe (290.81 KB)
  • masvc.exe (175.33 KB)
  • mcupdater.exe (244.39 KB)
  • FrmInst.exe (592.41 KB)
  • macompatsvc.exe (255.49 KB)
  • marepomirror.exe (722.00 KB)
  • McScanCheck.exe (235.28 KB)
  • Mue.exe (2.48 MB)
  • mctray.exe (214.04 KB)
  • mfemactl.exe (262.56 KB)
  • policyupgrade.exe (1.43 MB)
  • UpdaterUI.exe (638.77 KB) to view all...

This web page is about McAfee Agent version alone. You can find here a few links to other McAfee Agent versions: to view all...
Following the uninstall process, the application leaves leftovers on the computer. Part_A few of these are listed below.

Directories left on disk:
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\McAfee\Common Framework

Files remaining:
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\McAfee\Common Framework\0404\AgentRes.ini
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\McAfee\Common Framework\0405\AgentRes.ini
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\McAfee\Common Framework\0406\AgentRes.ini
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\McAfee\Common Framework\0407\AgentRes.ini
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\McAfee\Common Framework\0409\AgentRes.ini
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\McAfee\Common Framework\0409\MueRes_InUse.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\McAfee\Common Framework\040A\AgentRes.ini
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\McAfee\Common Framework\040B\AgentRes.ini
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\McAfee\Common Framework\040C\AgentRes.ini
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\McAfee\Common Framework\0410\AgentRes.ini
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\McAfee\Common Framework\0411\AgentRes.ini
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\McAfee\Common Framework\0412\AgentRes.ini
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\McAfee\Common Framework\0413\AgentRes.ini
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\McAfee\Common Framework\0414\AgentRes.ini
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\McAfee\Common Framework\0415\AgentRes.ini
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\McAfee\Common Framework\0416\AgentRes.ini
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\McAfee\Common Framework\0419\AgentRes.ini
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\McAfee\Common Framework\041D\AgentRes.ini
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\McAfee\Common Framework\041F\AgentRes.ini
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\McAfee\Common Framework\0804\AgentRes.ini
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\McAfee\Common Framework\0816\AgentRes.ini
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\McAfee\Common Framework\0C0A\AgentRes.ini
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\McAfee\Common Framework\cmdagent.exe
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\McAfee\Common Framework\genevtinf5_64.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\McAfee\Common Framework\libcurl.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\McAfee\Common Framework\libeay32.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\McAfee\Common Framework\libuv.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\McAfee\Common Framework\license.txt
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\McAfee\Common Framework\LpcRT_5ZY8W2B0\mfelpc.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\McAfee\Common Framework\LpcRT_5ZY8W2B0\Microsoft.VC100.CRT\Microsoft.VC100.CRT.manifest
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\McAfee\Common Framework\LpcRT_5ZY8W2B0\Microsoft.VC100.CRT\msvcp100.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\McAfee\Common Framework\LpcRT_5ZY8W2B0\Microsoft.VC100.CRT\msvcr100.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\McAfee\Common Framework\ma_aac_service.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\McAfee\Common Framework\ma_ahclient.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\McAfee\Common Framework\ma_client.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\McAfee\Common Framework\ma_configurator.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\McAfee\Common Framework\ma_crypto.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\McAfee\Common Framework\ma_csclient.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\McAfee\Common Framework\ma_database.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\McAfee\Common Framework\ma_datachannel_service.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\McAfee\Common Framework\ma_datastore.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\McAfee\Common Framework\ma_event_service.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\McAfee\Common Framework\ma_http_server.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\McAfee\Common Framework\ma_io_service.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\McAfee\Common Framework\ma_lockdown_service.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\McAfee\Common Framework\ma_logger.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\McAfee\Common Framework\ma_msgbus.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\McAfee\Common Framework\ma_msgbus_auth.sig
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\McAfee\Common Framework\ma_network.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\McAfee\Common Framework\ma_p2p.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\McAfee\Common Framework\ma_policy_service.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\McAfee\Common Framework\ma_property_service.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\McAfee\Common Framework\ma_proxy.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\McAfee\Common Framework\ma_repository.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\McAfee\Common Framework\ma_repository_service.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\McAfee\Common Framework\ma_scheduler.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\McAfee\Common Framework\ma_sensor_service.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\McAfee\Common Framework\ma_serialization.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\McAfee\Common Framework\ma_service_manager_client.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\McAfee\Common Framework\ma_udp_client.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\McAfee\Common Framework\ma_udp_server.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\McAfee\Common Framework\ma_updater_service.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\McAfee\Common Framework\ma_utils.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\McAfee\Common Framework\ma_variant.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\McAfee\Common Framework\ma_xml.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\McAfee\Common Framework\macmnsvc.exe
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\McAfee\Common Framework\maconfig.exe
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\McAfee\Common Framework\masvc.exe
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\McAfee\Common Framework\McScript_InUse.exe
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\McAfee\Common Framework\mcupdater.exe
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\McAfee\Common Framework\mfecryptc.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\McAfee\Common Framework\mfelpc.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\McAfee\Common Framework\Microsoft.VC100.CRT.manifest
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\McAfee\Common Framework\msvcp100.bin
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\McAfee\Common Framework\msvcp100.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\McAfee\Common Framework\msvcr100.bin
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\McAfee\Common Framework\msvcr100.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\McAfee\Common Framework\mxml.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\McAfee\Common Framework\sqlite.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\McAfee\Common Framework\ssleay32.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\McAfee\Common Framework\traceapp.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\McAfee\Common Framework\trex.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\McAfee\Common Framework\x86\0404\AgentRes.Dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\McAfee\Common Framework\x86\0404\CMAUIRes.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\McAfee\Common Framework\x86\0404\McTrayRes.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\McAfee\Common Framework\x86\0404\MueRes.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\McAfee\Common Framework\x86\0404\UpdRes.Dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\McAfee\Common Framework\x86\0405\AgentRes.Dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\McAfee\Common Framework\x86\0405\CMAUIRes.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\McAfee\Common Framework\x86\0405\McTrayRes.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\McAfee\Common Framework\x86\0405\MueRes.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\McAfee\Common Framework\x86\0405\UpdRes.Dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\McAfee\Common Framework\x86\0406\AgentRes.Dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\McAfee\Common Framework\x86\0406\CMAUIRes.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\McAfee\Common Framework\x86\0406\McTrayRes.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\McAfee\Common Framework\x86\0406\MueRes.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\McAfee\Common Framework\x86\0406\UpdRes.Dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\McAfee\Common Framework\x86\0407\AgentRes.Dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\McAfee\Common Framework\x86\0407\CMAUIRes.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\McAfee\Common Framework\x86\0407\McTrayRes.dll

Usually the following registry keys will not be removed:
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\McAfee.Agent.UpdateUX
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\Installer\Products\EEDA1FA3B98F85945812A053E190F9AF
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\McAfee\Agent
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\McAfeeAgent

Registry values that are not removed from your PC:
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\Installer\Products\EEDA1FA3B98F85945812A053E190F9AF\ProductName
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\System\CurrentControlSet\Services\macmnsvc\ImagePath
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\System\CurrentControlSet\Services\masvc\ImagePath
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\System\CurrentControlSet\Services\McAfeeFramework\ImagePath

How to erase McAfee Agent from your PC with Advanced Uninstaller PRO

McAfee Agent is a program offered by the software company McAfee, Inc.. Sometimes, users choose to uninstall this application. This can be efortful because deleting this by hand requires some know-how regarding removing Windows applications by hand. The best SIMPLE solution to uninstall McAfee Agent 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 system, install it. This is good because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very useful uninstaller and all around utility to optimize your system.


2. Start Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Take some time to get familiar with the program's interface and wealth of functions available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a powerful Windows tool.

3. Click on the General Tools category
Go to General Tools

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

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

6. Scroll the list of applications until you find McAfee Agent or simply activate the Search field and type in "McAfee Agent". If it is installed on your PC the McAfee Agent application will be found very quickly. After you select McAfee Agent in the list , the following data about the program is available to you:

  • Safety rating (in the lower left corner). The star rating tells you the opinion other people have about McAfee Agent, from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Opinions by other people - Click on the Read reviews button.
  • Details about the program you want to uninstall, by clicking on the Properties button.
For instance you can see that for McAfee Agent:

  • The web site of the program is:
  • The uninstall string is: C:\Program Files\McAfee\Agent\x86\FrmInst.exe
7. Click the Uninstall button. A confirmation window will show up. accept the removal by clicking the Uninstall button. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will then remove McAfee Agent.
Uninstall McAfee Agent

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

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



This page is not a recommendation to uninstall McAfee Agent by McAfee, Inc. from your computer, nor are we saying that McAfee Agent by McAfee, Inc. is not a good application for your PC. This text only contains detailed info on how to uninstall McAfee Agent supposing you want to. Here you can find registry and disk entries that other software left behind and Advanced Uninstaller PRO discovered and classified as "leftovers" on other users' PCs.

2019-03-01 / Written by Dan Armano for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2019-03-01 18:15:52.590