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skyrunner
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Trust quarentine files from another computer

Hello,

using a pendrive in a computer where I have not administrator permissions nor McAfee permissions, some files were quarentined. I cannot trust them from that computer, but I was wondering if I could trust them by saving them in another computer  (installing previously the McAfee software) where I could admin permissions.

Thanks a lot in advance for your reponse,

Kind regards.

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exbrit
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Re: Trust quarentine files from another computer

Depends on the type of McAfee software and the how those were detected.   The home product doesn't have a trust feature except in the case of something being identified as a  PUP (Possibly Unwanted Program) and only then can it be trusted.

So really it may make no difference.

Read here on what to do if something is wrongly diagnosed as malware:  https://community.mcafee.com/thread/2016

Message was edited by: Ex_Brit on 03/09/13 4:44:40 EDT PM
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