Application McAfee Host Intrusion Prevention

A way to uninstall McAfee Host Intrusion Prevention from your PC

McAfee Host Intrusion Prevention is a software application. This page holds details on how to uninstall it from your computer. It was developed for Windows by McAfee, Inc.. Further information on McAfee, Inc. can be seen here. More details about the application McAfee Host Intrusion Prevention can be seen at . McAfee Host Intrusion Prevention is usually set up in the C:\Program Files (x86)\McAfee\Host Intrusion Prevention directory, regulated by the user's choice. McAfee Host Intrusion Prevention's full uninstall command line is MsiExec.exe /X{D2B9C003-A3CD-44A0-9DE5-52FE986C03E5}. The program's main executable file is labeled Helper.exe and occupies 66.57 KB (68168 bytes).

The executables below are part of McAfee Host Intrusion Prevention. They occupy about 1.86 MB (1951464 bytes) on disk.

  • Helper.exe (66.57 KB)
  • mfefire.exe (156.59 KB)
  • mfehidin.exe (356.76 KB)
  • mfevtps.exe (145.04 KB)
  • fwinfo.exe (175.68 KB)
  • mfefire.exe (203.39 KB)
  • mfehidin.exe (458.32 KB)
  • mfevtps.exe (155.11 KB)
  • fwinfo.exe (188.27 KB) to view all...

The current page applies to McAfee Host Intrusion Prevention version 8.00.0000 only. Click on the links below for other McAfee Host Intrusion Prevention versions: to view all...
If planning to uninstall McAfee Host Intrusion Prevention you should check if the following data is left behind on your PC.

You should delete the folders below after you uninstall McAfee Host Intrusion Prevention:
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\Host Intrusion Prevention

Files remaining:
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\Host Intrusion Prevention\DebugLog.dll.bak
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\Host Intrusion Prevention\FireCL.dll.bak
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\Host Intrusion Prevention\FireCNL.dll.bak
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\Host Intrusion Prevention\FireComm.dll.bak
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\Host Intrusion Prevention\FireCore.dll.bak
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\Host Intrusion Prevention\FireEpo.dll.bak
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\Host Intrusion Prevention\HcApi.dll.bak
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\Host Intrusion Prevention\HcCode.dll.bak
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\Host Intrusion Prevention\HcSql.dll.bak
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\Host Intrusion Prevention\HcSvc.dll.bak
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\Host Intrusion Prevention\HcThe.dll.bak
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\Host Intrusion Prevention\HipIISEngine.dll.bak
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\Host Intrusion Prevention\HipIISEngineStub.dll.bak
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\Host Intrusion Prevention\HipMgtPlugin.dll.bak
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\Host Intrusion Prevention\HipRc.dll.bak
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\Host Intrusion Prevention\HipShield.dll.bak
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\Host Intrusion Prevention\HpmRegistry.dll.bak
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\Host Intrusion Prevention\MngFirecore.dll.bak

How to erase McAfee Host Intrusion Prevention from your PC with the help of Advanced Uninstaller PRO

McAfee Host Intrusion Prevention is a program released by the software company McAfee, Inc.. Some people want to uninstall it. This is hard because doing this by hand requires some knowledge related to removing Windows programs manually. The best SIMPLE 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 PC, add it. This is good because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is an efficient uninstaller and general tool to clean your PC.


2. Start Advanced Uninstaller PRO. It's recommended to take some time to get familiar with Advanced Uninstaller PRO's interface and number of features available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a powerful package of tools.

3. Press the General Tools button
Go to General Tools

4. Activate the Uninstall Programs button
Go to Uninstall Programs

5. A list of the programs installed on your computer will be made available to you

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

  • Star rating (in the lower left corner). The star rating tells you the opinion other users have about McAfee Host Intrusion Prevention, from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Opinions by other users - Press the Read reviews button.
  • Technical information about the application you want to uninstall, by pressing the Properties button.
For instance you can see that for McAfee Host Intrusion Prevention:

  • The publisher is:
  • The uninstall string is: MsiExec.exe /X{D2B9C003-A3CD-44A0-9DE5-52FE986C03E5}
7. Press the Uninstall button. A confirmation window will come up. accept the uninstall by clicking Uninstall. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will automatically 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 an additional cleanup. Press Next to perform the cleanup. All the items that belong McAfee Host Intrusion Prevention which 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 Windows registry entries, files or folders are left behind on your computer.

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


Geographical user distribution

  • Windows 7 (6.1)
  • Windows XP (5.1)
  • 10.0
Software Application


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

2016-07-14 / Written by Daniel Statescu for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2016-07-14 13:30:09.613