How to remove Endpoint Security

Environment

McAfee Endpoint Security (ENS) 10.x

Summary

Uninstall ENS from client computers using Windows automated removal steps:
  • Open the Control Panel, Programs and Features or Apps & features (depending on your version of Windows).
  • If any of the following ENS products are present, right-click the product and select Uninstall (the default password is mcafee):
    • Firewall
    • Platform
    • Threat Prevention
    • Web Control
  • Wait up to 30 minutes for background architecture files to be removed.
  • Remove McAfee Agent from Programs and Features or Apps & features (a Windows error message pops up if McAfee Agent cannot be removed yet).
NOTE: Do not try to manually remove the McAfee Agent or products from the registry or by deleting files and folders.
Close the Programs and Features or Apps & features window.

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