Solved

To install/uninstall Mcafee on win 2003/2008 -32/64 bit os

Posted on 2013-05-30
5
483 Views
Last Modified: 2013-12-09
As we dont have centralized administarion for Mcafee console with us..managed by other team.

Daily we are having mutiple issue with..with dat/sdat/engine update on 32/64 bot os[2003/2008 server]

Please advice for best prectices..to uninstall corrupted mcaffe Client/engine/Agent on windows 2003/2008[32/64 bit]..n..can we avoid reboot..here?

also please advice to update dat/sdat/engine for 64 bit OS..?

is ther any other centralized way to push.. dat/sdat/engine/agent..on server without risk of reboot?
0
Comment
Question by:patron
[X]
Welcome to Experts Exchange

Add your voice to the tech community where 5M+ people just like you are talking about what matters.

  • Help others & share knowledge
  • Earn cash & points
  • Learn & ask questions
  • 2
  • 2
5 Comments
 
LVL 30

Assisted Solution

by:ded9
ded9 earned 334 total points
ID: 39210900
Try  McAfee ePolicy Orchestrator

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AefIp3p0OHY



Ded9
0
 

Assisted Solution

by:MolinaTec
MolinaTec earned 166 total points
ID: 39215111
Try revouninstaller. It will uninstall the app completedly. It will start the mcaffee uninstall procedure but when it says to reboot. Say NO. After that the revo will search for all the registry entries and files, all the leftovers, and it will remove or delete them all. All without rebooting. It maybe tell you to reboot if there are lock files by windows but you dont have to do it.

Hope it helps.
0
 
LVL 1

Author Comment

by:patron
ID: 39215681
is Dat/SDat same for 32/64 Bit OS[Win 2k3/2k8]
0
 
LVL 30

Accepted Solution

by:
ded9 earned 334 total points
ID: 39215824
sdat updates you scan engine and definitions (dat files). Sdat works in 32 bit and 64bit architecture.





Ded9
0
 
LVL 1

Author Closing Comment

by:patron
ID: 39281717
k
0

Featured Post

Industry Leaders: We Want Your Opinion!

We value your feedback.

Take our survey and automatically be enter to win anyone of the following:
Yeti Cooler, Amazon eGift Card, and Movie eGift Card!

Question has a verified solution.

If you are experiencing a similar issue, please ask a related question

Ransomware is a malware that is again in the list of security  concerns. Not only for companies, but also for Government security and  even at personal use. IT departments should be aware and have the right  knowledge to how to fight it.
Determining the an SCCM package name from the Package ID
With the advent of Windows 10, Microsoft is pushing a Get Windows 10 icon into the notification area (system tray) of qualifying computers. There are many reasons for wanting to remove this icon. This two-part Experts Exchange video Micro Tutorial s…
Established in 1997, Technology Architects has become one of the most reputable technology solutions companies in the country. TA have been providing businesses with cost effective state-of-the-art solutions and unparalleled service that is designed…

734 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question