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Disable Mcafee temporarily

Pau Lo
Pau Lo asked
Last Modified: 2013-12-09
There is a specific tool I need to install on a windows xp machine that Mcafee is wrongly picking it up as  a virus scan (tool is 100% clean and not maliciuos) when I install it. I need to temporarily disable the mcafee virus scanner when installing and/or running the tool, but cannot figure out how to do this.

I have the following 3 tools available on my system, but am unsure which has the option to temproarily switch of the virus scan so I can install and use the tool:

on-access scan
on-demand scan
virusscan console 8.5.0i

Any pointers welcome...
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