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Help for removing McAfee processes from Windows

I ask for help on how to remove McAfee processes installed on the PC. They were installed by the computer manufacturer, however, I don't use them because I already have another antivirus and antimalware.
I tried but I can't stop them through Task Management.
Are they:
mcapexe.exe - McAfee Access Protection
mfemms.exe - McAfee Management Service (McAfee Inc. MfeHidk)
mfevtps.exe - McAfee Process Validation Service

I was also unable to remove them through the Windows registry or directly from the folder:
c:\Program Files\common files\systemcore\mfemms.exe

Names displayed in task management:
McAfee Validation trust Protection Service
McAfee AP Service
McAfee Firewall Core Service
McAfee Module Core Service
McAfee Service Controller

1 Reply

Re: Help for removing McAfee processes from Windows


Greetings from McAfee!

To remove or uninstall your McAfee software from a PC running Windows using the standard Windows removal steps. If you have a problem with removal, you might have to run the McAfee Consumer Product Removal Tool (MCPR).

How to remove McAfee products from a PC that runs Windows

Alternatively, You can always contact the chat support using below link for immediate assistance.

McAfee Support

Sudharsanam G

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