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Removal of old McAfee software

I have renewed my Antivirus program with McAfee and I am allowed to use it on three devices and downloading on another PC (Windows) was without problem.
Then I wanted to install the program on the brand new Mac of my son.

At first it looked smooth, but then I got the message that I have to remove an older version of McAfee on the Mac before the installation will be completed, and it does not remove that older software.
So I cannot install my acquired protection software.

What can I do? Any idea?

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Re: Removal of old McAfee software

Hi @SnowLeopard1,

Greetings from McAfee.

Please follow the step by step instructions in the knowledge base article by clicking on the link below to uninstall and install McAfee on you Mac.

How to install, configure, uninstall McAfee software on macOS


Krishnamanikandan KS

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