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How to uninstall McAfee Family Protection from your system

McAfee Family Protection is a Windows program. Read more about how to remove it from your PC. It was created for Windows by McAfee, Inc.. More information about McAfee, Inc. can be found here. Please follow if you want to read more on McAfee Family Protection on McAfee, Inc.'s page. McAfee Family Protection is usually installed in the C:\Program Files (x86)\Internet Content Filter folder, subject to the user's choice. The entire uninstall command line for McAfee Family Protection is C:\Program Files (x86)\InstallShield Installation Information\{A96FA488-2856-437F-8EAC-1FD67F0EE32C}\setup.exe. McAfee Family Protection's main file takes about 1.70 MB (1783384 bytes) and is called SEConf.exe.

The executables below are part of McAfee Family Protection. They occupy an average of 9.97 MB (10451160 bytes) on disk.

  • mfeicfcore.exe (2.68 MB)
  • mfp.exe (3.36 MB)
  • SEConf.exe (1.70 MB)
  • UpdateService.exe (2.22 MB)

This data is about McAfee Family Protection version 2.6.754.1 alone. For other McAfee Family Protection versions please click below: to view all...
Some files and registry entries are typically left behind when you remove McAfee Family Protection.

Directories left on disk:
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Internet Content Filter

The files below are left behind on your disk when you remove McAfee Family Protection:
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Internet Content Filter\DBGHELP.DLL
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Internet Content Filter\langmap.dat
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Internet Content Filter\LangSel.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Internet Content Filter\mcutil.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Internet Content Filter\mfeicfcore.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Internet Content Filter\mfeicfcore.exe
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Internet Content Filter\mfewinrtshim.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Internet Content Filter\mfp.exe
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Internet Content Filter\mfploc_de.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Internet Content Filter\mfploc_en.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Internet Content Filter\mfploc_es.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Internet Content Filter\mfploc_es-ES.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Internet Content Filter\mfploc_fr.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Internet Content Filter\mfploc_it.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Internet Content Filter\mfploc_ja.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Internet Content Filter\mfploc_ko.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Internet Content Filter\mfploc_nl.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Internet Content Filter\mfploc_pt.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Internet Content Filter\mfploc_pt-BR.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Internet Content Filter\mfploc_zh-CN.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Internet Content Filter\mfploc_zh-TW.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Internet Content Filter\resources\nocomms.htm
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Internet Content Filter\resources\nolsp.htm
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Internet Content Filter\SEConf.exe
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Internet Content Filter\UpdateService.exe
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Internet Content Filter\vscan.bof

Use regedit.exe to manually remove from the Windows Registry the data below:
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\{A96FA488-2856-437F-8EAC-1FD67F0EE32C}

Open regedit.exe to delete the registry values below from the Windows Registry:
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\System\CurrentControlSet\Services\mfeicfupdate\ImagePath

How to delete McAfee Family Protection from your PC with the help of Advanced Uninstaller PRO

McAfee Family Protection is a program marketed by the software company McAfee, Inc.. Some computer users want to uninstall this application. Sometimes this can be easier said than done because deleting this manually requires some skill related to removing Windows applications by hand. One of the best EASY approach to uninstall McAfee Family Protection is to use Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Take the following steps on how to do this:

1. If you don't have Advanced Uninstaller PRO on your Windows system, install it. This is good because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very useful uninstaller and all around tool to clean your Windows system.


  • navigate to Download Link
  • download the program by clicking on the DOWNLOAD button
  • set up Advanced Uninstaller PRO
2. Start Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Take some time to get familiar with the program's design and number of functions available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a powerful PC management program.

3. Press the General Tools category
Go to General Tools

4. Activate the Uninstall Programs tool
Go to Uninstall Programs

5. A list of the applications existing on your computer will appear

6. Scroll the list of applications until you find McAfee Family Protection or simply activate the Search feature and type in "McAfee Family Protection". The McAfee Family Protection app will be found automatically. Notice that when you select McAfee Family Protection in the list of applications, the following information regarding the program is shown to you:

  • Star rating (in the lower left corner). The star rating explains the opinion other people have regarding McAfee Family Protection, ranging from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Reviews by other people - Press the Read reviews button.
  • Technical information regarding the app you want to uninstall, by clicking on the Properties button.
For instance you can see that for McAfee Family Protection:

  • The publisher is:
  • The uninstall string is: C:\Program Files (x86)\InstallShield Installation Information\{A96FA488-2856-437F-8EAC-1FD67F0EE32C}\setup.exe
7. Press the Uninstall button. A confirmation window will come up. Confirm the uninstall by clicking the Uninstall button. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will automatically remove McAfee Family Protection.
Uninstall McAfee Family Protection

8. After removing McAfee Family Protection, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will ask you to run an additional cleanup. Click Next to proceed with the cleanup. All the items of McAfee Family Protection which have been left behind will be found and you will be asked if you want to delete them. By removing McAfee Family Protection with Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you are assured that no registry items, files or directories are left behind on your disk.

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


The text above is not a piece of advice to uninstall McAfee Family Protection by McAfee, Inc. from your PC, we are not saying that McAfee Family Protection by McAfee, Inc. is not a good software application. This text simply contains detailed instructions on how to uninstall McAfee Family Protection supposing you want to. The information above contains registry and disk entries that Advanced Uninstaller PRO discovered and classified as "leftovers" on other users' PCs.

2017-01-19 / Written by Daniel Statescu for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2017-01-19 03:03:45.580