Home > General > McAfee.why?


Intel acquired one of the most inconsistent antivirus apps out there. It's become the worst piece of SW on the planet. If you make the perfect car, there's no need to make another. Contacting the state attorney generals office on this one.

Ten fucking reasons not to use McAfee. He even made the comment that i didn't. As soon as my system slows down to a crawl I know it is McAfee doing an unscheduled update or scan (I've scheduled them for deep into the night, but McAfee Advertise Advertise Advertise Any decent anti-virus product will take up system resources analyzing new files and scanning the machine for malware. https://www.reddit.com/r/OutOfTheLoop/comments/1vv0ar/why_does_mcafee_security_seem_to_be_so_hated/

Swiped several times and then denied. That said, since I downvoted the other answer, I felt compelled to give you some sort of response. It got to the point that my computer was sooo slow and as mentioned in this blog; pop up messages were continuous. McAfee Security Scan is not antivirus.

So I'm twenty seconds from reinstalling Windows, and I decide to look at "instal/uninstall programs", and what the hell?, there's McAfee, on MY COMPUTER. I will take my business elsewhere and tell the world how bad McAfee is. says: November 13, 2013 at 1:50 am If everyone offers there misfortune of buying this useless McAfee product, hopefully they will fail as a company and the word will get out He started McAfee Associates out of his 65-metre-square home in Santa Clara.

Programs like Java and Adobe Flashplayer frequently come with extra "bloatware" like McAfee Security Scan because they typically get paid nicely for it. Have have mcafee not gone bankrupt yet. I sent them an angry e-mail and told them I was going to turn their crappy software off and tell me Dad to not renew his subscription. read the full info here Whats the point in spending my money on antivirus when this sh8tty antivirus can't delete a simple virus in temp files??

And while you can’t demand the programmers add some useful feature that’s (surprise, moron devs!) standard in most other AV, what you can do is submit “product ideas” which the company Slow down. It utterly maddening. You cannot uninstall, scans all the time, slow as sh*t, I'd have fired them, thank goodness I've freed from association with that," he said.BelizeBack in the 1987 McAfee was the founder

It's really a horrible program, especially for a paid program. my response Below: x Jump to discuss comments below discuss x Next story in Tech and gadgets related Advertise By Paul Wagenseil updated 6/20/2013 6:15:50 PM ET 2013-06-20T22:15:50 Print Font: + - Former So I've been using McAfee software for the past month or so. himself and what he had.

I understand I will receive a complimentary subscription to TechRepublic's News and Special Offers newsletter, and the Daily Digest newsletter (you can opt out at any time). I wished had read about them BEFORE i even installed there product on the computer. The program is dangerous to the work enviornment. So your statement is right on Reply V Tolino says: April 11, 2015 at 8:45 am it is the worst they should be ashamed to sell it Reply Nes says: April

They don't need to be reminded again. You can add virus exceptions in c:\games though, which is really fucking stupid because unless I’m wrong, a virus in c:\games is just as fucking damaging as a virus in c:\program Bu videoyu Daha Sonra İzle oynatma listesine eklemek için oturum açın Ekle Oynatma listeleri yükleniyor... Smith Technical Resources 44.249 görüntüleme 10:04 FRUIT NINJA IN REAL LIFE TO DUBSTEP! // @ScottDW - Süre: 2:47.

Bu videoyu bir oynatma listesine eklemek için oturum açın. Recommended For You Disclaimer Featured 5 innovations in radiology that could impact everything from the Zika virus to dermatology More "Digital Industry Insider" » We just created the best Google Chrome extension It Needs to Happen, Feds Say Video How Facebook Transformed the World in 10 Years Video Target CFO: We're Moving on 'Smart Chip' Cards Video Jupiter’s Frozen Ocean Moon Could Hide

Unfortunately my license came with my laptop’s OEM, which probably means I’ll have gotten 1) no refund or 2) limited refund @ OEM price or 3) had to return my fucking

oh, it's also a pain to uninstall if you accidentally forget to opt-out. Here's why it's still on my Not Recommended list. As I was attempting to uninstall McAffee, it had decided to download Windows updates "for me" in the background. Düşüncelerinizi paylaşmak için oturum açın.

For McAfee (make a fee?) I recommend crucifixion. Reply Momma T. In fact, I don't even use the same computer nor do I have the software. I uninstalled it (yes, you're correct that you can't disable the shit 100% without a complete uninstall) and replaced it with Avast!, and now my protection software is only using 6

It is clear that by now, all employees of the US government has had spyware planted on every communication device in their possession. Daha fazla göster Dil: Türkçe İçerik konumu: Türkiye Kısıtlı Mod Kapalı Geçmiş Yardım Yükleniyor... So get your money back, and if you want a good AV solution then get Security Essentials. Lütfen daha sonra yeniden deneyin. 18 Haz 2013 tarihinde yayınlandıHow To Uninstall McAfee Antivirus - Featuring John McAfee himself Kategori Komedi Lisans Standart YouTube Lisansı Daha fazla göster Daha az göster

If as you say, you have never had an issue with your existing software, and if it is free, then I cannot understand what your motivation for switching is. Privacy Policy | Cookies | Ad Choice | Advertise | Terms of Use | Mobile User Agreement Visit other CBS Interactive sites: Select SiteCBS CaresCBS FilmsCBS RadioCBS.comCBSInteractiveCBSNews.comCBSSports.comChowhoundCNETCollege NetworksGameSpotLast.fmMaxPrepsMetacritic.comMoneywatchmySimonRadio.comSearch.comShopper.comShowtimeTechRepublicThe InsiderTV.comUrbanBaby.comZDNet Topics All After a reboot, I opened Media Center and had no trouble tuning in to every available channel. contacted mcafee. ..who said i had an infected browser and wanted £90 to remove the problem..so i uninstalled mcafee and installed a.v.g for free which fixed all my problems. …Fuck you

That said, a free anti-virus product is always better than nothing. I typed in the details of the problem, and it said "A Technician will be with you shortly". But it does make it seem that a lot of people hate McAfee anti-virus software. (Intel now owns the McAfee company.) "Although I've had nothing to do with this company for Hipolito Novelo 10.998 görüntüleme 2:31 How To Uninstall McAfee Antivirus Plus From Windows 7 - Süre: 10:04.

Smith says: October 28, 2013 at 8:39 pm 1. Cost me Time and Money.