Remove McAfee Security Centre

  Dannyb 21:41 01 Jan 2009

I have just bought a new laptop which had McAfee Security installed and which I didn't want. I uninstalled it using "My Uninstaller" but I am left with a grey box with a red cross in it in my notification area (bottom right of the screen). There is no option to close it and it just says, McAfee Security Centre: Your computer is not protected" when I hold the cursor over it. It doesn't do anything if I double click or right click it. How can I cleanly remove it? I have Windows Vista installed.

  Dannyb 21:42 01 Jan 2009

I forgot to say that I do not have the McAfee disk to re-install it.

  Sea Urchin 22:13 01 Jan 2009

McAfee Removal Tool

click here

  Sea Urchin 22:15 01 Jan 2009

That last link may not work for Vista - this one will

click here

  Dannyb 18:06 04 Jan 2009

Thank you chaps. I followed and used the link Sea Urchin gave and it worked brilliantly.

  Sea Urchin 18:16 04 Jan 2009

Good to hear it's sorted

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