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A way to uninstall McAfee® AntiVirus from your computer

This web page is about McAfee® AntiVirus for Windows. Here you can find details on how to remove it from your PC. It is produced by McAfee, Inc.. Open here where you can find out more on McAfee, Inc.. McAfee® AntiVirus is usually installed in the C:\Program Files\McAfee directory, but this location may differ a lot depending on the user's option when installing the program. You can uninstall McAfee® AntiVirus by clicking on the Start menu of Windows and pasting the command line C:\Program Files\McAfee\MSC\mcuihost.exe /body:misp://MSCJsRes.dll::uninstall.html /id:uninstall. Note that you might receive a notification for administrator rights. The program's main executable file is named Launch.exe and occupies 1.63 MB (1711128 bytes).

The following executable files are contained in McAfee® AntiVirus. They take 32.85 MB (34446056 bytes) on disk.



  • Launch.exe (1.63 MB)
  • firesvc.exe (123.55 KB)
  • McVsMap.exe (427.20 KB)
  • McVsShld.exe (694.59 KB)
  • MfeAVSvc.exe (4.55 MB)
  • mfeLamInstaller.exe (1.85 MB)
  • mfeODS.exe (1.58 MB)
  • MVsInst.exe (600.24 KB)
  • MpfAlert.exe (874.63 KB)
  • QcCons32.exe (424.16 KB)
  • QcConsol.exe (522.07 KB)
  • QcShm.exe (1.87 MB)
  • ShrCL.exe (487.79 KB)
  • McBootSvcSet.exe (423.66 KB)
  • mcinfo.exe (1.01 MB)
  • McInstru.exe (507.43 KB)
  • mcsvrcnt.exe (837.81 KB)
  • mcsync.exe (2.96 MB)
  • mcuihost.exe (1.02 MB)
  • mispreg.exe (606.31 KB)
  • mcocrollback.exe (621.45 KB)
  • McPartnerSAInstallManager.exe (860.02 KB)
  • CATracker.exe (557.89 KB)
  • SmtMsgLauncher.exe (471.65 KB)
  • WssNgmAmbassador.exe (2.00 MB)
  • McVulAdmAgnt.exe (911.98 KB)
  • McVulAlert.exe (875.66 KB)
  • McVulCon.exe (926.09 KB)
  • McVulCtr.exe (2.02 MB)
  • McVulUsrAgnt.exe (911.98 KB)
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The current page applies to McAfee® AntiVirus version 16.0.0 only. Click on the links below for other McAfee® AntiVirus versions:

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After the uninstall process, the application leaves some files behind on the computer. Part_A few of these are shown below.

Folders found on disk after you uninstall McAfee® AntiVirus from your PC:
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee

The files below are left behind on your disk by McAfee® AntiVirus's application uninstaller when you removed it:
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\CoreUI\CoreUI.pam
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\CoreUI\CoreUI.res.pam
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\CoreUI\CoreUI64.inf
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\CoreUI\CoreUIModules64.inf
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\CoreUI\CoreUIScripts64.inf
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\CoreUI\Launch.exe
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\CoreUI\Launch.xml
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\CoreUI\LayoutMgr.dll
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\CoreUI\NotificationCenter.dll
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\CoreUI\scripts\ActionCenter.lua
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\CoreUI\scripts\dto\alert.lua
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\CoreUI\scripts\modules\context\ContextDataManager.lua
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\CoreUI\scripts\modules\context\ContextRule.lua
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\CoreUI\scripts\modules\data\criticalAlertsData.lua
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\CoreUI\scripts\modules\data\criticalValueAlertsData.lua
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\CoreUI\scripts\modules\data\featureAlertsData.lua
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\CoreUI\scripts\modules\helpers\constants.lua
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\CoreUI\scripts\modules\helpers\helpers.lua
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\CoreUI\scripts\modules\Managers\AlertManager.lua
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\CoreUI\scripts\modules\Managers\CriticalAlertsManager.lua
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\CoreUI\scripts\modules\Managers\CriticalValueAlertsManager.lua
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\CoreUI\scripts\modules\Managers\FeatureAlertManager.lua
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\CoreUI\scripts\modules\Managers\StatusManager.lua
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\CoreUI\scripts\thirdParty\dkjson.lua
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\CoreUI\scriptversion.txt
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\Gkp\content.bin
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\Gkp\firesvc.exe
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\Gkp\Gkp.dll
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\Gkp\HcApi.dll
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\Gkp\HcCode.dll
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\Gkp\HcThe.dll
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\Gkp\hiphandlers.dat
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\Gkp\hiphandlers.dll
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\Gkp\HipRc.dll
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\Gkp\hipscont.inf
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\Gkp\hipscore.inf
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\Gkp\HipShield.dll
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\Gkp\HipShieldK.sys
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\Gkp\hipshieldk_x64.cat
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\MfeAV\AmEngineScan.dll
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\MfeAV\AMSIExt.dll
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\MfeAV\blframework.dll
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\MfeAV\blframeworkrt.dll
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\MfeAV\blframeworku.dll
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\MfeAV\CaspCont.inf
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\MfeAV\Core.inf
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\MfeAV\EpSecApiLib.dll
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\MfeAV\JcmBOServer.dll
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\MfeAV\JcmContent.dat
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\MfeAV\Jcml2bl.dll
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\MfeAV\JcmProfiler.dll
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\MfeAV\JcmRts.dll
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\MfeAV\JTIScanner.dll
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\MfeAV\license.txt
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\MfeAV\LogLib.dll
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\MfeAV\mcctxmnu.dll
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\MfeAV\McOasShm.dll
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\MfeAV\mcodsps.dll
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\MfeAV\McOdsShm.dll
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\MfeAV\mcqtax.dll
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\MfeAV\mcv5993.tmp
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\MfeAV\mcv59C2.tmp
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\MfeAV\McVariantExport.dll
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\MfeAV\McVsMap.exe
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\MfeAV\mcvsocfg.dll
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\MfeAV\mcvsoins.dll
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\MfeAV\mcvsoins64.dll
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\MfeAV\mcvsoshl.dll
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\MfeAV\mcvsoutil.dll
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\MfeAV\McVSPP.dll
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\MfeAV\McVsPs.dll
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\MfeAV\McVsShld.exe
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\MfeAV\MfeAVSvc.exe
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\MfeAV\mfelamamconfig.xml
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\MfeAV\mfeLamInstaller.exe
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\MfeAV\mfeODS.exe
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\MfeAV\msvcp100.dll
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\MfeAV\msvcr100.dll
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\MfeAV\mvsap.dll
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\MfeAV\MVsInst.exe
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\MfeAV\mvslog.dll
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\MfeAV\mvsoem.dll
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\MfeAV\MVsUiCfg.dat
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\MfeAV\MVsVer.dll
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\MfeAV\RealProtectAMScanIf.dll
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\MfeAV\RepairModule.dll
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\MfeAV\ReputationBO.dll
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\MfeAV\ReputationBOProxy.dll
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\MfeAV\ReputationCommunicator.dll
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\MfeAV\ReputationCommunicatorStub.dll
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\MfeAV\ReputationCoreRules.dll
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\MfeAV\ReputationProvider.dll
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\MfeAV\VSJsRes.dll
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\MfeAV\vso.inf
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\MfeAV\vso_pre.inf
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\MfeAV\vso5915.tmp
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\MfeAV\vsoLI.inf
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\MfeAV\VSOMod.dll
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\MfeAV\vsores.dll
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\MfeAV\vsouc.inf

Registry that is not removed:
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\MSC




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McAfee® AntiVirus is an application offered by McAfee, Inc.. Some users try to uninstall it. Sometimes this is difficult because removing this by hand requires some experience regarding PCs. One of the best QUICK solution to uninstall McAfee® AntiVirus is to use Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Here is how to do this:

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6. Navigate the list of applications until you find McAfee® AntiVirus or simply click the Search feature and type in "McAfee® AntiVirus". If it exists on your system the McAfee® AntiVirus program will be found very quickly. Notice that when you click McAfee® AntiVirus in the list of applications, the following information about the program is made available to you:


  • Star rating (in the left lower corner). The star rating explains the opinion other people have about McAfee® AntiVirus, ranging from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Reviews by other people - Press the Read reviews button.
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Disclaimer

The text above is not a recommendation to uninstall McAfee® AntiVirus by McAfee, Inc. from your computer, we are not saying that McAfee® AntiVirus by McAfee, Inc. is not a good application for your PC. This text simply contains detailed instructions on how to uninstall McAfee® AntiVirus in case you want to. Here you can find registry and disk entries that Advanced Uninstaller PRO stumbled upon and classified as "leftovers" on other users' PCs.

2017-05-21 / Written by Dan Armano for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2017-05-21 19:59:05.170