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How to uninstall McAfee SecurityCenter from your PC

McAfee SecurityCenter is a computer program. This page is comprised of details on how to remove it from your computer. The Windows release was developed by McAfee, Inc.. Further information on McAfee, Inc. can be found here. The program is often placed in the C:\Program Files\McAfee folder (same installation drive as Windows). McAfee SecurityCenter's complete uninstall command line is C:\Program Files\McAfee\MSC\mcuihost.exe /body:misp://MSCJsRes.dll::uninstall.html /id:uninstall. Launch.exe is the McAfee SecurityCenter's main executable file and it takes around 1.80 MB (1887336 bytes) on disk.

McAfee SecurityCenter is composed of the following executables which occupy 20.53 MB (21527760 bytes) on disk:

  • Launch.exe (1.80 MB)
  • CompatibilityTester.exe (549.86 KB)
  • McBootSvcSet.exe (397.60 KB)
  • mcinfo.exe (1.30 MB)
  • McInstru.exe (507.60 KB)
  • mcsvrcnt.exe (1.07 MB)
  • mcsync.exe (4.41 MB)
  • mcuihost.exe (1.06 MB)
  • mispreg.exe (895.60 KB)
  • mcocrollback.exe (610.60 KB)
  • McPartnerSAInstallManager.exe (804.60 KB)
  • CATracker.exe (753.12 KB)
  • SmtMsgLauncher.exe (456.10 KB)
  • WssNgmAmbassador.exe (1.93 MB)
  • mcods.exe (1.25 MB)
  • mcodsscan.exe (666.60 KB)
  • McVsMap.exe (430.60 KB)
  • McVsShld.exe (1.22 MB)
  • MVsInst.exe (570.60 KB) to view all...

The information on this page is only about version 15.0.2063 of McAfee SecurityCenter. Click on the links below for other McAfee SecurityCenter versions: to view all...
If you are manually uninstalling McAfee SecurityCenter we suggest you to check if the following data is left behind on your PC.

Directories that were left behind:
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee

The files below remain on your disk when you remove McAfee SecurityCenter:
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\MSC\2058\instLD.inf
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\MSC\2058\mclgtmpl.inf
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\MSC\2058\msclcres.inf
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\MSC\2058\mscpstLD.inf
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\MSC\Custom_Uninstall\McBootDelayEnable.inf
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\MSC\Custom_Uninstall\mcbootdssvc.inf
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\MSC\Custom_Uninstall\mccbentitlement.inf
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\MSC\Custom_Uninstall\mccbinstru.inf
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\MSC\Custom_Uninstall\mcocact.inf
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\MSC\Custom_Uninstall\mcocaw.inf
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\MSC\Custom_Uninstall\mcocawres.inf
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\MSC\Custom_Uninstall\mcocawui.inf
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\MSC\Custom_Uninstall\mcocdis.inf
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\MSC\Custom_Uninstall\mcocena.inf
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\MSC\Custom_Uninstall\McOcInstru.inf
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\MSC\Custom_Uninstall\mcocrollback.inf
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\MSC\Custom_Uninstall\McPartnerSAInstallManager.inf
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\MSC\Custom_Uninstall\mcstartup.inf
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\MSC\Custom_Uninstall\wssdatacollector64.inf
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\MSC\eulares.dll
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\MSC\eulaTextres.dll
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\MSC\Help\mcafee.html
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\MSC\instprog.dll
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\MSC\langmap.dat
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\MSC\license.txt
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\MSC\mcagent.dll
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\MSC\McAPExe.exe
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\MSC\McBootDelayStartSvc.dll
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\MSC\McBootSvcSet.exe
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\MSC\mccontextust.dll
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\MSC\McCtxMenuFrmWrk.dll
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\MSC\mcdatupdate.dll
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\MSC\McDBMgr.dll
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\MSC\mcFullClean.inf
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\MSC\McGsShm.dll
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\MSC\mcinfo.exe
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\MSC\mcinstru.dll
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\MSC\McInstru.exe
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\MSC\McIPTShm.dll
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\MSC\McLogShm.dll
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\MSC\mcltvers.ini
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\MSC\mclwapi.dll
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\MSC\mcmispps.dll
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\MSC\mcmispps.inf
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\MSC\mcmschlp.dll
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\MSC\mcmscins.dll
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\MSC\McMscShm.dll
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\MSC\mcmscui.dll
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\MSC\mcmscver.dll
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\MSC\mcoemres.dll
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\MSC\mcoemres.inf
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\MSC\McPersPlugin.dll
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\MSC\mcprlres.dll
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\MSC\McPrsShm.dll
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\MSC\McPrtMgrPlugin.dll
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\MSC\mcregobj\15,0,159,0\mcregobj.dll
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\MSC\mcregobj\15,0,166,0\mcregobj.dll
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\MSC\mcregobj\15,0,179,0\mcregobj.dll
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\MSC\mcregobj\15,0,2063,0\mcregobj.dll
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\MSC\mcscindx.dat
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\MSC\McSnIePl64.dll
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\MSC\mcsubmgr\15,0,159,0\mcsubmgr.dll
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\MSC\mcsubmgr\15,0,166,0\mcsubmgr.dll
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\MSC\mcsubmgr\15,0,179,0\mcsubmgr.dll
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\MSC\mcsubmgr\15,0,2063,0\mcsubmgr.dll
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\MSC\mcsvrcnt.exe
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\MSC\mcsync.exe
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\MSC\McTelemetryAPI.dll
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\MSC\mcuihost.exe
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\MSC\mcuinshm.dll
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\MSC\McUpdShm.dll
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\MSC\mcupdui.dll
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\MSC\mcvsshld.dll
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\MSC\McWSSAPI.dll
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\MSC\mispreg.exe
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\MSC\MSCAlertPlugin.dll
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\MSC\MSCCSPHandler.dll
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\MSC\msccust.inf
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\MSC\mscdfoem.inf
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\MSC\mscdfoem_updater.txt
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\MSC\mscinres.dll
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\MSC\mscjsres.dll
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\MSC\mscjsreso.dll
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\MSC\mscLD.inf
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\MSC\msclgmis.inf
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\MSC\mscLI.inf
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\MSC\mscmisc.inf
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\MSC\mscmods64.inf
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\MSC\mscoobe.inf
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\MSC\mscprmgr.inf
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\MSC\mscpstLI.inf
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\MSC\mscreg.inf
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\MSC\mscrem.inf
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\MSC\mscres.inf
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\MSC\mscshll.inf
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\MSC\mscsvc.inf
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\MSC\mscuicfg.dat
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\MSC\mscuild.dll
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\MSC\mscupd.inf
  • C:\Program Files\McAfee\MSC\MSFix.inf

Registry that is not uninstalled:
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\MSC

Supplementary values that are not removed:
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Local Settings\Software\Microsoft\Windows\Shell\MuiCache\C:\Program Files\McAfee\MSC\mcuihost.exe
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\System\CurrentControlSet\Services\McAPExe\ImagePath

A way to remove McAfee SecurityCenter with the help of Advanced Uninstaller PRO

McAfee SecurityCenter is a program marketed by McAfee, Inc.. Sometimes, people decide to remove this program. This can be efortful because deleting this by hand requires some experience regarding Windows program uninstallation. One of the best EASY solution to remove McAfee SecurityCenter 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 already installed on your Windows system, add it. This is good because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very useful uninstaller and all around utility to take care of your Windows system.


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

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

4. Press the Uninstall Programs tool
Go to Uninstall Programs

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

6. Navigate the list of applications until you locate McAfee SecurityCenter or simply activate the Search feature and type in "McAfee SecurityCenter". If it exists on your system the McAfee SecurityCenter program will be found automatically. Notice that after you click McAfee SecurityCenter in the list of applications, the following information regarding the program is made available to you:

  • Safety rating (in the lower left corner). The star rating tells you the opinion other users have regarding McAfee SecurityCenter, ranging from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Opinions by other users - Click on the Read reviews button.
  • Details regarding the program you wish to uninstall, by clicking on the Properties button.
7. Click the Uninstall button. A confirmation page will show up. accept the removal by pressing Uninstall. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will automatically uninstall McAfee SecurityCenter.
Uninstall McAfee SecurityCenter

8. After uninstalling McAfee SecurityCenter, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will offer to run a cleanup. Click Next to perform the cleanup. All the items that belong McAfee SecurityCenter that have been left behind will be detected and you will be asked if you want to delete them. By uninstalling McAfee SecurityCenter using Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you can be sure that no registry items, files or directories are left behind on your PC.

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



The text above is not a recommendation to remove McAfee SecurityCenter by McAfee, Inc. from your computer, nor are we saying that McAfee SecurityCenter by McAfee, Inc. is not a good application for your PC. This page simply contains detailed instructions on how to remove McAfee SecurityCenter in case you decide this is what you want to do. The information above contains registry and disk entries that Advanced Uninstaller PRO discovered and classified as "leftovers" on other users' computers.

2016-12-11 / Written by Daniel Statescu for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2016-12-11 14:07:02.943