McAfee Security Scan Plus McAfee Security Scan Plus

A guide to uninstall McAfee Security Scan Plus from your computer

McAfee Security Scan Plus is a software application. This page holds details on how to uninstall it from your PC. It is developed by McAfee, Inc.. You can read more on McAfee, Inc. or check for application updates here. McAfee Security Scan Plus is typically set up in the C:\Program Files\McAfee Security Scan directory, depending on the user's option. You can remove McAfee Security Scan Plus by clicking on the Start menu of Windows and pasting the command line C:\Program Files\McAfee Security Scan\uninstall.exe. Keep in mind that you might get a notification for administrator rights. McAfee Security Scan Plus's main file takes about 335.68 KB (343737 bytes) and its name is uninstall.exe.

McAfee Security Scan Plus contains of the executables below. They occupy 1.54 MB (1610177 bytes) on disk.

  • uninstall.exe (335.68 KB)
  • McCHSvc.exe (282.48 KB)
  • McUICnt.exe (630.05 KB)
  • SSScheduler.exe (324.23 KB)

This web page is about McAfee Security Scan Plus version alone. For other McAfee Security Scan Plus versions please click below: to view all...
If you are manually uninstalling McAfee Security Scan Plus we suggest you to check if the following data is left behind on your PC.

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

A way to remove McAfee Security Scan Plus using Advanced Uninstaller PRO

McAfee Security Scan Plus is a program by the software company McAfee, Inc.. Frequently, computer users try to uninstall this application. Sometimes this is efortful because deleting this manually takes some experience regarding Windows internal functioning. The best EASY approach to uninstall McAfee Security Scan Plus 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 system, add it. This is a good step because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very useful uninstaller and general tool to take care of your PC.


  • go to Download Link
  • download the setup by clicking on the DOWNLOAD NOW button
  • install Advanced Uninstaller PRO
2. Start Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Take some time to admire the program's design and number of tools available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a powerful package of utilities.

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

4. Press the Uninstall Programs button
Go to Uninstall Programs

5. All the programs existing on the computer will be shown to you

6. Navigate the list of programs until you locate McAfee Security Scan Plus or simply click the Search field and type in "McAfee Security Scan Plus". The McAfee Security Scan Plus program will be found automatically. Notice that when you select McAfee Security Scan Plus in the list of applications, some information regarding the application is available to you:

  • Safety rating (in the left lower corner). This explains the opinion other people have regarding McAfee Security Scan Plus, 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.
7. Press the Uninstall button. A confirmation dialog will appear. accept the removal by clicking Uninstall. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will remove McAfee Security Scan Plus.
Uninstall McAfee Security Scan Plus

8. After uninstalling McAfee Security Scan Plus, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will offer to run a cleanup. Click Next to go ahead with the cleanup. All the items that belong McAfee Security Scan Plus which have been left behind will be found and you will be able to delete them. By uninstalling McAfee Security Scan Plus with Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you can be sure that no registry entries, files or folders are left behind on your computer.

Your PC will remain clean, speedy and ready to take on new tasks.

Geographical user distribution

  • 10.0
  • Windows 7 (6.1)
  • Windows XP (5.1)
  • Windows 8.1 (6.3)
  • Windows 8 (6.2)
  • Windows Vista (6.0)
  • Windows Server 2003 (5.2)
Software Application


The text above is not a recommendation to remove McAfee Security Scan Plus by McAfee, Inc. from your computer, we are not saying that McAfee Security Scan Plus by McAfee, Inc. is not a good application. This page only contains detailed info on how to remove McAfee Security Scan Plus supposing you want to. Here you can find registry and disk entries that our application Advanced Uninstaller PRO stumbled upon and classified as "leftovers" on other users' computers.

2016-06-18 / Written by Daniel Statescu for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2016-06-18 20:07:11.950