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Why can't McAfee fix the Alert Viewer problem?

After dealing with the McAfee Alert Viewer problem for months, which causes a memory leak that eventually makes your computer worthless until it's restarted, I decided I'd had enough.

I contacted McAfee Customer Service through chat, and was told the rep would need to remote into my computer and take control in order to fix the issue! I wouldn't let my own grandmother do that. So that's McAfee's answer? That's like a seatbelt company telling you that you need to drive for a month without wearing your seatbelt, in order to fix your seatbelt.

Has ANYONE had any luck fixing this, or is everyone that's had this issue just dumped McAfee for a better solution? 

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Venkat_YM
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Re: Why can't McAfee fix the Alert Viewer problem?

Hi @not_happy_ 

Greetings From McAfee.

Sorry for the inconvenience caused.

McAfee is aware of the issue and working towards the resolution. We will keep you update once the issue get resolved.

Regards,
Venkat

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Re: Why can't McAfee fix the Alert Viewer problem?

Maybe it is a coïncidence...

What I did is : in Google settings , disable the Mcafee webadvisor extension.
Testarted PC.

After that I enabled it again.

The problem has not occurred for a couple of hours now ...


bestr regards,

Peter

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