McAfee Virus Scan

When I switch on my computer the McAfee Virus Scan C:\ box always appear on the screen. How can I make it stay in the background?
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What is the version number of the engine you are using.  This can be found by starting the Mcaffee Shield in your tool tray.  Going to properties and about Mcaffee.  

Also are you referring to the colored mcafee box that comes up when you first boot that has a habit of not returning focus to the login or whatever?

There is a registry entry that needs to be removed.  Start, run, regedit:

local machine, software, microsoft, windows, current version, run.

Delete an entry that refers to something like VSECOMR.EXE.

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iris_99Author Commented:
I am referring to the dialogue box that comes up each time I boot the pc.
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iris_99Author Commented:
Is it safe to tamper with the registry?
How do I go to the registry step by step as don't understand
start, run regedit
local machine .......
Please clarify.
iris_99Author Commented:
Could Dennis Waldron plse help?
iris_99Author Commented:
Pls delete the question I asked earlier.
Managed to perform the above on 2nd thought.
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