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Getting a blank McAfee SecurityCenter window

I could not view the mcafee security window on my computer. And this has disallowed me to update security of my computer.
I contacted Mcafee and I was told that

"we found that you've installed Internet Explore beta Version 8.0.6001.18241 (Windows Internet Explorer 8 Beta 2) in your computer and this is responsible for the problem you are experiencing and your McAfee protection installed in the computer is working fine and intact".

Do I need to uninstall the window explorer? How do I uninstall it?

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  • jackjose Dec 03, 2008

    Thanks a million times. It worked perfectly and excellently. I've learnt a lot from you guys.

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  • Lalit Varadpande
    Lalit Varadpande May 11, 2010

    Probably yes.whats your OS?


  • Anonymous Mar 21, 2014

    security 2014 failed

  • Anonymous Mar 27, 2014

    I purchased McAfee Internet Security 2014 and am trying to install it. Your Quick Start Guide is not very helpful at all. Instructions are to go to mcafee.com/mis/retailcard and enter your registration number from the Quick Start Guide. When I go to the website I get all these other websites instead. Very very confusing and frustrating. How do I register the number when I don't know what site to go to next. I wish I had bought Norton again

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Yes you do need to uninstall .Its beta and still buggy .Follow these instructions

1. Click the Start Button and select Control Panel.
2. Select Add or Remove Programs.
3. Find and select Windows Internet Explorer 8 from the list of available applications.
4. Click the Remove button.
5. Restart your system.
Removing IE8 on Windows Vista::
1. Click the Start Button and select Control Panel.
2. Select Programs (Programs and Features if you’re using the Classic View).
3. Select View installed updates (it will be under the Tasks column if you’re using the Classic View).
4. Find and select Windows Internet Explorer 8 from the list of available updates.
5. Click the Uninstall button at the top of the list.
6. Restart your system.

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(Important: Before uninstalling your McAfee product, please make sure that your Norton is functioning properly and is up-to-date for better protection of your system.)

Are you using free trial version of McAfee virus protection or is it paid?
Here's how you can remove McAfee from your system:
You can remove the application from your system by following the uninstallation steps mentioned below:
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Not only Uninstalling & Reinstalling the McAfee Program would help, because usually you'd get this Error During the Installation. The Reason for this Error is because of the Windows Update (McAfee is Disigned on the Windows Platform).

Things that Needs to be checked here are:

1. Update Windows:
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- Click on the TOOLS or SAFETY (If the IE version is IE v.8).
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2. Installing MSXML 3 & 4:
- Check if you already have MSXMLs installed on your Computer by going to START >> CONTROL PANEL >> ADD/REMOVE PROGRAMS or PROGRAMS >> PROGRAMS & FEATURES (In Case of Windows Vista/7).
- If you find MSXMLs, Uninstall them & then Restart the Computer.
- Download and Reinstall MSXML version 3 (MSXML3.msi only).
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- Download and install MSXML version 4 (MSXML.msi only).
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