Windows 10: Mcafee updated slowed down everything

Discus and support Mcafee updated slowed down everything in AntiVirus, Firewalls and System Security to solve the problem; I purchased a brand new laptop Monday 1/18/2021, recieved it Tuesday. Worked amazingly. Super fast, just great all around. Wednesday night, I get a... Discussion in 'AntiVirus, Firewalls and System Security' started by mamaskit, Jan 22, 2021.

  1. mamaskit Win User

    Mcafee updated slowed down everything


    I purchased a brand new laptop Monday 1/18/2021, recieved it Tuesday. Worked amazingly. Super fast, just great all around. Wednesday night, I get a notification that McAfee needs to update. I made the mistake up allowing the laptop to restart in order to do the update. Ever since, I can't do a thing. I've tried to a restore/recovery, doesn't allow me. Can't open settings. Attempted to uninstall via add/remove programs. Let's me select the program, click uninstall. After a few minutes, the screen does that faded black and normally, a box would come up to confirm the uninstall. Nothing. Just pops back to normal.


    I've been at this for nearly 24 hours and I'm no where.

    :)
     
    mamaskit, Jan 22, 2021
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  2. McAfee security


    Read through this and it will show you step by step how to remove McAfee from your computer

    PC Hell: How to Uninstall McAfee
     
    hTconeM9user, Jan 22, 2021
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  3. Mayra Aqu Win User
    Updates slowing computer performance

    Hi,

    Listed below are possible causes why Windows is running slow:

    • Too many application installed.
    • Virus and malware.
    • Corrupted system files.
    • Outdated drivers.

    For us to assist you with the concern, we suggest following the steps on this
    article
    .

    Update us with the outcome so we can provide further assistance.
     
    Mayra Aqu, Jan 22, 2021
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  4. Try3 Win User

    Mcafee updated slowed down everything

    Windows 10 1903 and McAfee Compatibility

    Check with McAfee for an updated version that does work with Ver 1903.

    I suggest uninstalling McAfee, doing the Ver 1903 update then re-installing McAfee / installing the new McAfee version.

    Denis
     
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