How can I remove the McAfee Antivirus that is pre-installed on my computer?
Acer provides a trial version of McAfee antivirus on your PC to keep it safe from viruses and malware. You can uninstall this software if you do not want to use it, or if you are using another antivirus program to keep your PC safe. Use the following steps to uninstall McAfee antivirus:
- Type Programs and Features on your Windows Start Screen and select it from the list of results.
- Locate the McAfee program you want to uninstall in the list of programs.
- Right click the McAfee program and choose uninstall.
- Select the check boxes for the items you want to remove, then click Remove.
If you encounter problems when you uninstall McAfee antivirus, download and run the McAfee removal tool.