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McAfee on a 98 machine

By a_shurn ·
I uninstalled McAfee antivirus from a 98 machine but now I am not able to install any other antivirus software. What do I need to do?

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by ReWrite In reply to McAfee on a 98 machine

McAfee can be a pain to uninstall. Here's some directions:

http://help.isu.edu/disppage.php?doc_id=588&cat_id=69

Cheers.

RW

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by sgt_shultz In reply to McAfee on a 98 machine

what is your error? some viruii will prevent anti-virus from installing. what anti-virus pkg and version are you now trying to install? i would download stinger.exe from www.mcafee.com onto a floppy and scan my system in safe mode just to make sure...otherwise i would start tracking down the error message(s) i am getting at the mfg website. let me guess: you are installing nav and live update won't run...

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by cliff680 In reply to McAfee on a 98 machine

I've had this happen before. Boot into safe mode and reinstall mcafee, then go back into safe mode and rip it out.

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by wlbowers In reply to McAfee on a 98 machine

You have to go into the registery and remove what McAfee left.


Lee

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