How to Remove McAfee

  1. Type Programs and Features on your Windows Start Screen and select it from the list of results.
  2. Locate the McAfee program you want to uninstall in the list of programs.
  3. Right click the McAfee program and choose uninstall.
  4. Select the check boxes for the items you want to remove, then click Remove.

How to Remove McAfee antivirus on Any Devices

IMPORTANT: If your McAfee product came preinstalled on your PC:
  • Activate your McAfee subscription before you try to remove your product.
    This action ensures that you keep your right to use the product (license) without having to buy a new subscription.
  • To activate the McAfee software that came preinstalled, see

Download and run the McAfee Consumer Product Removal tool (MCPR)

  • Always download a new copy of MCPR before each use.  
    This ensures that you have the latest version, and that newer McAfee products can be successfully recognized.
  • MCPR cleans up only the components needed for reinstallation. It is not designed to clean up 100% of components.
  • Completing this step requires a restart.

Still Confused? Need Experts help?

  1. McAfee experts will help you to redeem and install your McAfee Retail Card
  2. They will check your system compatibility and latest updates installed
  3. They will help you in log in to your account or create a new account if you are a new user.
  4. They will Remove all the Conflicting Security Software’s for trouble-free installation of your security program online
  5. They will Diagnose, Troubleshoot & repair Installation issues
  6. They will Update your Windows Operating System to avoid the issues like Incomplete McAfee Installation.