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error: McAfee Agent cannot be removed while it is in managed mode.

Posted on 2013-06-25
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hi experts,

 i'm trying to remove the mcafee agent from add/remove programs and I'm unable to.

error: McAfee Agent cannot be removed while it is in managed mode.
i'm running windows 7 pro - 64 bit
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Have you tried McAfee's Removal Tool MCPR?
http://service.mcafee.com/FAQDocument.aspx?id=TS101331
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no, but just did and it worked! thanks!
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You are welcome, have a great day.
One of the reasons i avoid McAfee & Symantec anymore.  If they require a special removal tool the reason can only be bad.
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