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A guide to uninstall McAfee Host Intrusion Prevention from your PC

This web page is about McAfee Host Intrusion Prevention for Windows. Here you can find details on how to uninstall it from your computer. The Windows release was developed by McAfee, Inc.. More info about McAfee, Inc. can be seen here. You can see more info related to McAfee Host Intrusion Prevention at . McAfee Host Intrusion Prevention is frequently set up in the C:\Program Files\McAfee\Host Intrusion Prevention folder, however this location may vary a lot depending on the user's choice when installing the program. The complete uninstall command line for McAfee Host Intrusion Prevention is MsiExec.exe /X{6B005DF6-6B6E-4551-B632-B0001DF50499}. McAfee Host Intrusion Prevention's main file takes about 407.23 KB (417008 bytes) and its name is McAfeeFire.exe.

McAfee Host Intrusion Prevention is composed of the following executables which take 3.69 MB (3865456 bytes) on disk:



  • ClientControl.exe (115.02 KB)
  • FireSvc.exe (511.82 KB)
  • FireTray.exe (214.08 KB)
  • Helper.exe (71.28 KB)
  • HipMgmt.exe (150.23 KB)
  • McAfeeFire.exe (407.23 KB)
  • SecCtrFw.exe (21.97 KB)
  • fwinfo.exe (177.37 KB)
  • mfefire.exe (167.34 KB)
  • mfehidin.exe (478.65 KB)
  • mfevtps.exe (175.39 KB)
  • fwinfo.exe (175.97 KB)
  • fwinfo.exe (189.46 KB)
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The current page applies to McAfee Host Intrusion Prevention version 8.00.0402 only. You can find below info on other application versions of McAfee Host Intrusion Prevention:

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McAfee Host Intrusion Prevention has the habit of leaving behind some leftovers.

Folders found on disk after you uninstall McAfee Host Intrusion Prevention from your computer:
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\Host Intrusion Prevention

The files below remain on your disk by McAfee Host Intrusion Prevention when you uninstall it:
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\Host Intrusion Prevention\3rdParty.txt
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\Host Intrusion Prevention\AppMon.dat
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\Host Intrusion Prevention\BootRules.dat
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\Host Intrusion Prevention\ClientControl.exe
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\Host Intrusion Prevention\content.bin
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\Host Intrusion Prevention\DebugLog.dll
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\Host Intrusion Prevention\FireCL.dll
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\Host Intrusion Prevention\FireCNL.dll
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\Host Intrusion Prevention\FireComm.dll
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\Host Intrusion Prevention\FireCore.dll
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\Host Intrusion Prevention\FireEpo.dll
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\Host Intrusion Prevention\FireSvc.exe
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\Host Intrusion Prevention\FireTray.exe
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\Host Intrusion Prevention\Gbop.dat
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\Host Intrusion Prevention\HcApi.dll
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\Host Intrusion Prevention\HcCode.dll
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\Host Intrusion Prevention\HcSql.dat
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\Host Intrusion Prevention\HcSql.dll
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\Host Intrusion Prevention\HcSvc.dll
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\Host Intrusion Prevention\HcThe.dll
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\Host Intrusion Prevention\Helper.exe
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\Host Intrusion Prevention\HIPHandlers.dat
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\Host Intrusion Prevention\HIPHandlers.dll
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\Host Intrusion Prevention\HipIISEngine.dll
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\Host Intrusion Prevention\HipIISEngineStub.dll
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\Host Intrusion Prevention\HipMgmt.exe
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\Host Intrusion Prevention\HipMgmtHpr.dll
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\Host Intrusion Prevention\HipMgtPlugin.dll
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\Host Intrusion Prevention\HipRc.dll
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\Host Intrusion Prevention\HIPResolver.dll
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\Host Intrusion Prevention\HipShield.dll
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\Host Intrusion Prevention\HpmRegistry.dll
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\Host Intrusion Prevention\McAfeeFire.exe
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\Host Intrusion Prevention\mcafeewin32guisupportdll.dll
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\Host Intrusion Prevention\McTray\gui_redirect.ini
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\Host Intrusion Prevention\McTray\Images\McAfee\advisory_dlg.ini
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\Host Intrusion Prevention\McTray\Images\McAfee\advisory_dlg.png
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\Host Intrusion Prevention\McTray\Images\McAfee\allow.png
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\Host Intrusion Prevention\McTray\Images\McAfee\bidirectional.png
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\Host Intrusion Prevention\McTray\Images\McAfee\button_disabled.png
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\Host Intrusion Prevention\McTray\Images\McAfee\button_down.png
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\Host Intrusion Prevention\McTray\Images\McAfee\button_hover.png
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\Host Intrusion Prevention\McTray\Images\McAfee\button_up.png
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\Host Intrusion Prevention\McTray\Images\McAfee\CAG.png
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\Host Intrusion Prevention\McTray\Images\McAfee\checked.png
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\Host Intrusion Prevention\McTray\Images\McAfee\checkmark.png
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\Host Intrusion Prevention\McTray\Images\McAfee\details_close_normal.png
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\Host Intrusion Prevention\McTray\Images\McAfee\details_close_pressed.png
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\Host Intrusion Prevention\McTray\Images\McAfee\details_open_normal.png
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\Host Intrusion Prevention\McTray\Images\McAfee\details_open_pressed.png
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\Host Intrusion Prevention\McTray\Images\McAfee\disallow.png
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\Host Intrusion Prevention\McTray\Images\McAfee\document.png
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\Host Intrusion Prevention\McTray\Images\McAfee\folder_closed.png
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\Host Intrusion Prevention\McTray\Images\McAfee\folder_open.png
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\Host Intrusion Prevention\McTray\Images\McAfee\gradated_background.png
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\Host Intrusion Prevention\McTray\Images\McAfee\gradated_background_with_mcafee_logo.png
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\Host Intrusion Prevention\McTray\Images\McAfee\gray_checked.png
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\Host Intrusion Prevention\McTray\Images\McAfee\grip.png
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\Host Intrusion Prevention\McTray\Images\McAfee\group_folder_closed.png
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\Host Intrusion Prevention\McTray\Images\McAfee\inbound.png
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\Host Intrusion Prevention\McTray\Images\McAfee\main_window.ini
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\Host Intrusion Prevention\McTray\Images\McAfee\mcafee_m_small.png
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\Host Intrusion Prevention\McTray\Images\McAfee\minus_sign.png
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\Host Intrusion Prevention\McTray\Images\McAfee\no_symbol.png
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\Host Intrusion Prevention\McTray\Images\McAfee\outbound.png
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\Host Intrusion Prevention\McTray\Images\McAfee\plus_sign.png
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\Host Intrusion Prevention\McTray\Images\McAfee\rule_folder_closed.png
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\Host Intrusion Prevention\McTray\Images\McAfee\splashscreen.png
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\Host Intrusion Prevention\McTray\Images\McAfee\system_status_error_medium.png
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\Host Intrusion Prevention\McTray\Images\McAfee\system_status_ok_medium.png
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\Host Intrusion Prevention\McTray\Images\McAfee\system_status_warning_medium.png
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\Host Intrusion Prevention\McTray\Images\McAfee\TimeBasedGroup.png
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\Host Intrusion Prevention\McTray\Images\McAfee\trailer.png
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\Host Intrusion Prevention\McTray\Images\McAfee\tray_menu_issue.png
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\Host Intrusion Prevention\McTray\Images\McAfee\tray_menu_okay.png
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\Host Intrusion Prevention\McTray\Images\McAfee\unchecked.png
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\Host Intrusion Prevention\McTrayHipPlugin.dll
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\Host Intrusion Prevention\MngFirecore.dll
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\Host Intrusion Prevention\msvcp71.dll
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\Host Intrusion Prevention\msvcr71.dll
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\Host Intrusion Prevention\nailite.dll
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\Host Intrusion Prevention\RepairCache\HIPSigs\AppMon.dat
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\Host Intrusion Prevention\RepairCache\HIPSigs\BootRules.dat
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\Host Intrusion Prevention\RepairCache\HIPSigs\Content.bin
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\Host Intrusion Prevention\RepairCache\HIPSigs\Gbop.dat
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\Host Intrusion Prevention\RepairCache\HIPSigs\HcSql.dat
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\Host Intrusion Prevention\RepairCache\HIPSigs\sigs_0407.txt
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\Host Intrusion Prevention\RepairCache\HIPSigs\sigs_0409.txt
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\Host Intrusion Prevention\RepairCache\HIPSigs\sigs_040a.txt
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\Host Intrusion Prevention\RepairCache\HIPSigs\sigs_040c.txt
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\Host Intrusion Prevention\RepairCache\HIPSigs\sigs_0411.txt
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\Host Intrusion Prevention\RepairCache\HIPSigs\SPList.txt
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\Host Intrusion Prevention\RepairCache\HIPSigsX86\HIPHandlers.dat
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\Host Intrusion Prevention\RepairCache\HIPSigsX86\HipHandlers.dll
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\Host Intrusion Prevention\RepairCache\HIPSigsX86\HIPResolver.dll
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\Host Intrusion Prevention\RepairCache\HOSTIPS.cab
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\Host Intrusion Prevention\RepairCache\McAfeeHIP_ClientSetup.msi
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\Host Intrusion Prevention\RepairCache\X86.cab
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\Host Intrusion Prevention\Resource\0404\AppRL.dll
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\Host Intrusion Prevention\Resource\0404\CLibRL.dll

Usually the following registry data will not be cleaned:
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\Installer\Products\6FD500B6E6B615546B230B00D15F4099
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\{6B005DF6-6B6E-4551-B632-B0001DF50499}_Uninst

Registry values that are not removed from your computer:
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\Installer\Products\6FD500B6E6B615546B230B00D15F4099\ProductName
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Installer\Folders\C:\Program Files\McAfee\Host Intrusion Prevention\
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\System\CurrentControlSet\Services\enterceptAgent\ImagePath
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\System\CurrentControlSet\Services\FireNfcp\INSTALLREFERENCE.C__PROGRAM_FILES_MCAFEE_HOST_INTRUSION_PREVENTION_VSCORE_RELEASE_MFEHIDIN.EXE_C__PROGRAM_FILES_MCAFEE_HOST_INTRUSION_PREVENTION_VSCORE_RELEASE_FIRENFCP.XML_DEFAULT
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\System\CurrentControlSet\Services\HipMgmt\ImagePath
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\System\CurrentControlSet\Services\HipShieldK\INSTALLREFERENCE.C__PROGRAM_FILES_MCAFEE_HOST_INTRUSION_PREVENTION_VSCORE_RELEASE_MFEHIDIN.EXE_C__PROGRAM_FILES_MCAFEE_HOST_INTRUSION_PREVENTION_VSCORE_RELEASE_HIPSHIELDK.XML_DEFAULT
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\System\CurrentControlSet\Services\mfeapfk\InstallReference.HIP8P3_APDRIVER
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\System\CurrentControlSet\Services\mfeavfk\InstallReference.HIP8P3_FIRECORE
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\System\CurrentControlSet\Services\mfefire\InstallReference.HIP8P3_FIRECORE
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\System\CurrentControlSet\Services\mfefirek\InstallReference.HIP8P3_FIRECORE
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\System\CurrentControlSet\Services\mfehidk\INSTALLREFERENCE.C__PROGRAM_FILES_MCAFEE_HOST_INTRUSION_PREVENTION_VSCORE_RELEASE_MFEHIDIN.EXE_C__PROGRAM_FILES_MCAFEE_HOST_INTRUSION_PREVENTION_VSCORE_RELEASE_FIRENFCP.XML_DEFAULT
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\System\CurrentControlSet\Services\mfehidk\INSTALLREFERENCE.C__PROGRAM_FILES_MCAFEE_HOST_INTRUSION_PREVENTION_VSCORE_RELEASE_MFEHIDIN.EXE_C__PROGRAM_FILES_MCAFEE_HOST_INTRUSION_PREVENTION_VSCORE_RELEASE_HIPSHIELDK.XML_DEFAULT
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\System\CurrentControlSet\Services\mfehidk\INSTALLREFERENCE.HIP8P3_APDRIVER
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\System\CurrentControlSet\Services\mfehidk\INSTALLREFERENCE.HIP8P3_AVDRIVER
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\System\CurrentControlSet\Services\mfehidk\INSTALLREFERENCE.HIP8P3_FIRECORE
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\System\CurrentControlSet\Services\mfenlfk\InstallReference.HIP8P3_FIRECORE
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\System\CurrentControlSet\Services\mfevtp\INSTALLREFERENCE.C__PROGRAM_FILES_MCAFEE_HOST_INTRUSION_PREVENTION_VSCORE_RELEASE_MFEHIDIN.EXE_C__PROGRAM_FILES_MCAFEE_HOST_INTRUSION_PREVENTION_VSCORE_RELEASE_FIRENFCP.XML_DEFAULT
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\System\CurrentControlSet\Services\mfevtp\INSTALLREFERENCE.C__PROGRAM_FILES_MCAFEE_HOST_INTRUSION_PREVENTION_VSCORE_RELEASE_MFEHIDIN.EXE_C__PROGRAM_FILES_MCAFEE_HOST_INTRUSION_PREVENTION_VSCORE_RELEASE_HIPSHIELDK.XML_DEFAULT
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\System\CurrentControlSet\Services\mfevtp\INSTALLREFERENCE.HIP8P3_APDRIVER
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\System\CurrentControlSet\Services\mfevtp\INSTALLREFERENCE.HIP8P3_AVDRIVER
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\System\CurrentControlSet\Services\mfevtp\INSTALLREFERENCE.HIP8P3_FIRECORE
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\System\CurrentControlSet\Services\mfewfpk\INSTALLREFERENCE.C__PROGRAM_FILES_MCAFEE_HOST_INTRUSION_PREVENTION_VSCORE_RELEASE_MFEHIDIN.EXE_C__PROGRAM_FILES_MCAFEE_HOST_INTRUSION_PREVENTION_VSCORE_RELEASE_FIRENFCP.XML_DEFAULT
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\System\CurrentControlSet\Services\mfewfpk\INSTALLREFERENCE.C__PROGRAM_FILES_MCAFEE_HOST_INTRUSION_PREVENTION_VSCORE_RELEASE_MFEHIDIN.EXE_C__PROGRAM_FILES_MCAFEE_HOST_INTRUSION_PREVENTION_VSCORE_RELEASE_HIPSHIELDK.XML_DEFAULT
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\System\CurrentControlSet\Services\mfewfpk\INSTALLREFERENCE.HIP8P3_APDRIVER
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\System\CurrentControlSet\Services\mfewfpk\INSTALLREFERENCE.HIP8P3_AVDRIVER
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\System\CurrentControlSet\Services\mfewfpk\INSTALLREFERENCE.HIP8P3_FIRECORE




How to remove McAfee Host Intrusion Prevention from your computer with Advanced Uninstaller PRO

McAfee Host Intrusion Prevention is a program marketed by McAfee, Inc.. Frequently, computer users try to uninstall it. This is troublesome because performing this by hand requires some knowledge regarding PCs. The best EASY practice to uninstall McAfee Host Intrusion Prevention 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 Windows PC, install it. This is good because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very useful uninstaller and general tool to clean your Windows computer.

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2. Start Advanced Uninstaller PRO. It's recommended to take your time to get familiar with the program's design and number of tools available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a powerful package of tools.

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


4. Activate the Uninstall Programs button
Go to Uninstall Programs


5. All the applications installed on your PC will appear

6. Scroll the list of applications until you find McAfee Host Intrusion Prevention or simply click the Search feature and type in "McAfee Host Intrusion Prevention". If it is installed on your PC the McAfee Host Intrusion Prevention app will be found automatically. Notice that when you select McAfee Host Intrusion Prevention in the list of programs, some data regarding the application is made available to you:


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


  • The software company is: http://www.mcafee.com
  • The uninstall string is: MsiExec.exe /X{6B005DF6-6B6E-4551-B632-B0001DF50499}
7. Press the Uninstall button. A confirmation page will come up. Confirm the uninstall by clicking the Uninstall button. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will then remove McAfee Host Intrusion Prevention.
Uninstall McAfee Host Intrusion Prevention


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

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

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Geographical user distribution

  • Windows 7 (6.1)
  • Windows 8.1 (6.3)
  • Windows XP (5.1)
  • Windows 8 (6.2)
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Disclaimer

The text above is not a piece of advice to uninstall McAfee Host Intrusion Prevention by McAfee, Inc. from your computer, nor are we saying that McAfee Host Intrusion Prevention by McAfee, Inc. is not a good application for your computer. This page simply contains detailed info on how to uninstall McAfee Host Intrusion Prevention 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.

2016-06-19 / Written by Andreea Kartman for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2016-06-19 09:51:56.760