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A way to uninstall McAfee® Internet Security from your PC

This info is about McAfee® Internet Security for Windows. Below you can find details on how to remove it from your PC. It is made by McAfee, Inc.. More information on McAfee, Inc. can be seen here. The program is often found in the C:\Program Files\McAfee folder. Keep in mind that this location can differ being determined by the user's choice. The entire uninstall command line for McAfee® Internet Security is C:\Program Files\McAfee\MSC\mcuihost.exe /body:misp://MSCJsRes.dll::uninstall.html /id:uninstall. McAfee® Internet Security's primary file takes around 124.61 KB (127600 bytes) and is named firesvc.exe.

The executable files below are part of McAfee® Internet Security. They take an average of 24.38 MB (25559568 bytes) on disk.

  • firesvc.exe (124.61 KB)
  • MpfAlert.exe (786.95 KB)
  • McAlert.exe (542.05 KB)
  • QcCons32.exe (411.25 KB)
  • QcConsol.exe (505.34 KB)
  • QcShm.exe (1.40 MB)
  • ShrCL.exe (293.59 KB)
  • McAPExe.exe (966.01 KB)
  • McBootSvcSet.exe (376.56 KB)
  • mcinfo.exe (1.48 MB)
  • McInstru.exe (473.10 KB)
  • mcsvrcnt.exe (1.06 MB)
  • mcsync.exe (3.54 MB)
  • mcuihost.exe (1.06 MB)
  • mispreg.exe (896.56 KB)
  • mcocrollback.exe (563.66 KB)
  • McPartnerSAInstallManager.exe (599.80 KB)
  • CATracker.exe (738.65 KB)
  • mskxagnt.exe (121.06 KB)
  • mcods.exe (776.88 KB)
  • mcodsscan.exe (641.11 KB)
  • McVsMap.exe (376.56 KB)
  • McVsShld.exe (1.21 MB)
  • MVsInst.exe (544.52 KB)
  • McVulAdmAgnt.exe (897.13 KB)
  • McVulAlert.exe (858.38 KB)
  • McVulCon.exe (900.63 KB)
  • McVulCtr.exe (1.64 MB)
  • McVulUsrAgnt.exe (897.13 KB) to view all...

The current web page applies to McAfee® Internet Security version 14.0.9029 alone. You can find below a few links to other McAfee® Internet Security releases: to view all...
When planning to uninstall McAfee® Internet Security you should check if the following data is left behind on your PC.

Directories that were found:
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee

Check for and delete the following files from your disk when you uninstall McAfee® Internet Security:
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\MPF\instLD.inf
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\MPF\L10N.dll
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\MPF\mpf.dat
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\MPF\MpfApi.dll
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\MPF\MpfEvt.dll
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\MPF\MpfPP.dll
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\MPF\MpfShm.dll
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\MPF\MpfSvcPS.dll
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\MPF\portname.dll
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\MPF\subst.inf
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\MPF\twerp.dll
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\MPS\instld.inf
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\MPS\mps.dll
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\MPS\mpsli.inf
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\MPS\MPSMisp.dll
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\MPS\mpsmspap.dll
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\MPS\MpsRes2.dll
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\MPS\MpsShim.dll
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\MPS\subst.inf
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\MPS\substli.inf
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\MQS\instLD.inf
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\MQS\QCProgressIcon.dll
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\MQS\QcShm.exe
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\MQS\ShredExt.dll
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\MQS\subst.inf
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\MSC\1028\instLD.inf
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\MSC\1028\mclgtmpl.inf
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\MSC\1028\msclcres.inf
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\MSC\1028\mscpstLD.inf
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\MSC\1029\instLD.inf
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\MSC\1029\mclgtmpl.inf
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\MSC\1029\msclcres.inf
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\MSC\1029\mscpstLD.inf
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\MSC\1030\instLD.inf
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\MSC\1030\mclgtmpl.inf
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\MSC\1030\msclcres.inf
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\MSC\1030\mscpstLD.inf
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\MSC\1031\instLD.inf
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\MSC\1031\mclgtmpl.inf
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\MSC\1031\msclcres.inf
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\MSC\1031\mscpstLD.inf
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\MSC\1032\instLD.inf
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\MSC\1032\mclgtmpl.inf
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\MSC\1032\msclcres.inf
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\MSC\1032\mscpstLD.inf
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\MSC\1034\instLD.inf
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\MSC\1034\mclgtmpl.inf
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\MSC\1034\msclcres.inf
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\MSC\1034\mscpstLD.inf
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\MSC\1035\instLD.inf
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\MSC\1035\mclgtmpl.inf
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\MSC\1035\msclcres.inf
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\MSC\1035\mscpstLD.inf
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\MSC\1036\instLD.inf
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\MSC\1036\mclgtmpl.inf
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\MSC\1036\msclcres.inf
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\MSC\1036\mscpstLD.inf
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\MSC\1037\instLD.inf
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\MSC\1037\mclgtmpl.inf
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\MSC\1037\msclcres.inf
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\MSC\1037\mscpstLD.inf
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\MSC\1038\instLD.inf
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\MSC\1038\mclgtmpl.inf
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\MSC\1038\msclcres.inf
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\MSC\1038\mscpstLD.inf
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\MSC\1040\instLD.inf
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\MSC\1040\mclgtmpl.inf
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\MSC\1040\msclcres.inf
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\MSC\1040\mscpstLD.inf
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\MSC\1041\instLD.inf
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\MSC\1041\mclgtmpl.inf
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\MSC\1041\msclcres.inf
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\MSC\1041\mscpstLD.inf
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\MSC\1042\instLD.inf
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\MSC\1042\mclgtmpl.inf
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\MSC\1042\msclcres.inf
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\MSC\1042\mscpstLD.inf
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\MSC\1043\instLD.inf
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\MSC\1043\mclgtmpl.inf
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\MSC\1043\msclcres.inf
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\MSC\1043\mscpstLD.inf
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\MSC\1044\instLD.inf
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\MSC\1044\mclgtmpl.inf
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\MSC\1044\msclcres.inf
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\MSC\1044\mscpstLD.inf
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\MSC\1045\instLD.inf
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\MSC\1045\mclgtmpl.inf
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\MSC\1045\msclcres.inf
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\MSC\1045\mscpstLD.inf
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\MSC\1046\instLD.inf
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\MSC\1046\mclgtmpl.inf
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\MSC\1046\msclcres.inf
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\MSC\1046\mscpstLD.inf
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\MSC\1049\instLD.inf
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\MSC\1049\mclgtmpl.inf
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\MSC\1049\msclcres.inf
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\MSC\1049\mscpstLD.inf
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\MSC\1050\instLD.inf
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\MSC\1050\mclgtmpl.inf
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\MSC\1050\msclcres.inf

You will find in the Windows Registry that the following data will not be uninstalled; remove them one by one using regedit.exe:
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\MSC

A way to delete McAfee® Internet Security from your PC with Advanced Uninstaller PRO

McAfee® Internet Security is an application released by the software company McAfee, Inc.. Sometimes, people decide to remove this program. Sometimes this is easier said than done because deleting this manually requires some skill regarding Windows internal functioning. The best QUICK manner to remove McAfee® Internet Security is to use Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Here is 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 the best uninstaller and all around tool to take care of your system.


  • go to Download Link
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2. Start Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Take some time to get familiar with Advanced Uninstaller PRO's interface and number of features available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a powerful system optimizer.

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

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

5. All the applications existing on your PC will be shown to you

6. Scroll the list of applications until you locate McAfee® Internet Security or simply click the Search feature and type in "McAfee® Internet Security". The McAfee® Internet Security application will be found automatically. Notice that after you select McAfee® Internet Security in the list of apps, some information about the application is available to you:

  • Star rating (in the left lower corner). This tells you the opinion other people have about McAfee® Internet Security, ranging from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Opinions by other people - Click on the Read reviews button.
  • Details about the program you want to remove, by pressing the Properties button.
7. Press the Uninstall button. A confirmation dialog will appear. accept the removal by pressing Uninstall. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will automatically remove McAfee® Internet Security.
Uninstall McAfee® Internet Security

8. After removing McAfee® Internet Security, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will ask you to run a cleanup. Click Next to go ahead with the cleanup. All the items of McAfee® Internet Security that have been left behind will be detected and you will be asked if you want to delete them. By removing McAfee® Internet Security with Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you can be sure that no Windows registry items, files or directories are left behind on your disk.

Your Windows computer will remain clean, speedy and able to serve you properly.

Geographical user distribution

  • 10.0
  • Windows 8.1 (6.3)
  • Windows 8 (6.2)
  • Windows 7 (6.1)
Software Application


This page is not a piece of advice to uninstall McAfee® Internet Security by McAfee, Inc. from your computer, we are not saying that McAfee® Internet Security by McAfee, Inc. is not a good application for your computer. This text only contains detailed instructions on how to uninstall McAfee® Internet Security in case you decide this is what you want to do. The information above contains registry and disk entries that other software left behind and Advanced Uninstaller PRO discovered and classified as "leftovers" on other users' PCs.

2016-06-21 / Written by Dan Armano for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2016-06-21 16:25:00.700