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However, it is strongly advised that these should be followed carefully to avoid encountering problems. i've been getting daily reminders that it is about to expire. I don't think the Mcafee version did that.Message Edited by ffwfire on 01-27-2010 02:39 PM 0 Kudos Posted by EG ‎01-27-2010 08:42 PM Edited on ‎01-28-2010 11:30 AM Connection Expert View Is it ADHD? have a peek at this web-site

The Norton of today isn't the Norton of years ago. Re: Switching to Norton Peter M Jan 10, 2010 5:36 PM (in response to bootscooter) Moved to Data Backup as I think that is what you are talking about.I'll quote from to 4:15 p.m.) trying to recover some files I archived from an old XP machine (and which I DESPERATELY NEED) just before Hurricane Ike. Re: Switching to Norton bootscooter Jan 10, 2010 6:46 PM (in response to Peter M) Ex_Brit --Unfortunately, after installing the standalone Backup & Restore, I still get the same error message: https://www.techwalla.com/articles/how-to-uninstall-mcafee-to-install-norton

Safely Changing From Norton To Mcafee

For information on the program click here.We ask that you post publicly so people with similar questions may benefit from the conversation.Was your question answered? You can learn more about how to switch by clicking here (http://security.comcast.net/norton/resi/?cid=NET_33_256). The Net is a great place but can be VERY dangerous!  But hey, thanks for forums like these and especially thank the MODERATORS of these forums.

  1. I am not a Comcast employee, I am a paying customer just like you!I am an XFINITY Forum Expert and I am here to help.
  2. I am not a Comcast employee, I am a paying customer just like you!I am an XFINITY Forum Expert and I am here to help.
  3. Though it is entirely your choice whether to keep Norton or McAfee in your computer, keeping both of them can invite troubles.
  4. i Thread Tools Search this Thread 01-09-2011, 05:23 PM #1 mloveskirk Registered Member Join Date: Dec 2010 Posts: 20 OS: windows xp pro service pack 3 my laptop
  5. do you remember how many drives/partitions you had on the XP machine?
  6. Main thing is always just to be safe yourself.
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When prompted, reboot the computer and wait it to load fully. Most people who have Norton or McAfee found the software on their computer when they bought it. The same could be said about them all. Are Norton And Mcafee The Same Company? When I found that Comcast was offering McAfee to it's customers, I loaded it onto everything I owned.Last week I noticed the switch to Norton 360, so I uninstalled and wiped

Thereafter, double click on the McAfee icon to open the program and update it by clicking on the Update button. Mcafee And Norton On Same Computer Save the file to your desktop or another desired location. Don’t panic; we’re only halfway through the process. Type in "Programs and Features" and click the "Go" button or magnifying glass icon with your mouse.

Getting Started Both Norton and McAfee recommend that you remove your program through the control panel before running their tools. Which Is Better Norton Or Mcafee Best of all: when you’re done there’s no sign left on your computer of Norton’s existence. Mark it as an accepted solution!I am not a Comcast employee. Then use the removal tool from the other company following their instructions.

Mcafee And Norton On Same Computer

I wouldurgeyou toinstall, update, and run all of these useful protector/blocker and scanner/cleaner Anti-malware tools and Procedures with your "mighty fine" Norton Security Suite.Edit for clarity.When I say "mighty fine" Norton https://www.techwalla.com/articles/how-to-uninstall-mcafee-to-install-norton A) to download, and NOT to execute - MCPR (McAfee cleaning from McAfee) and Norton file (from my account) B) go offline and clean my DELL from McAfee first with Windows 8.1 Safely Changing From Norton To Mcafee A) to download, and NOT to execute - MCPR (McAfee cleaning from McAfee) and Norton file (from my account) B) go offline and clean my DELL from McAfee first with Windows 8.1 Mcafee Or Norton For Windows 10 Mark it as an accepted solution!I am not a Comcast employee.Was your question answered?Mark it as a solution! 1 Kudo Posted by USAF_E-8_RET ‎01-22-2010 11:28 AM Security Expert View All Member

However whatever way you choose you must be sure that Mcafee has been completely removed before you install NIS, no remnant files and registry entries are desired to stay. http://placedroid.com/windows-10/switching-everything-to-a-new-user-account.html Having multiple virus protection and firewall programs installed can cause conflicts between the software and leave your computer vulnerable to threats. It will tell us exactly where the software is looking to restore so we can virtualize that. And I'm NOT denegrating Norton or any AV program for that matter. Uninstalling Mcafee Windows 10

Please advise!!! to a point. Dick Evans Guru Norton Fighter25 Reg: 08-Apr-2008 Posts: 12,983 Solutions: 430 Kudos: 1,473 Kudos0 Re: Safe replacing McAfee with Norton?? http://placedroid.com/windows-10/switching-desktops.html Try again later.Thanks for signing up!© 2017 Leaf Group Ltd.Get great tech advice delivered to your inbox.Keep your family productive, connected, entertained, and safe.Please enter a valid email.

Well, I hope things have changed since then wherever you are. Norton Removal Tool Posted: 28-Jan-2014 | 11:36AM • Permalink I have Norton Internet Security on one computer and understand that I can use it from my Norton account for replacing McAfee on another computer I am an XFINITY Forum Expert and I am here to help.We ask that you post publicly so people with similar questions may benefit.Was your question answered?

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My intent in saying "all malware"was to describe the reasonthat protection in depthagainst malware is a prudent strategy. And, since it's not advisable to have 2 security softwares installed on one computer, once you run the installer for Norton ,it will provide you an option to remove the program/s(such They've helped many people and a second attempt may be successful.Norton have a very similar system.If this isn't any help I'll try to get a technician into the thread on Monday. Norton Login Should I disconnect from the internet whilst doing this ?

You shuld be able to do your removal and install off line. Completely Remove McAfee If you’re trying to remove McAfee you’re going to need a different piece of software: the McAfee Cleanup Tool. Windows Vista users need to right-click the file and click "Run as Administrator" in the menu that pops up.StepRestart your computer after the tool has completed the removal of McAfee and http://placedroid.com/windows-10/switching-sites-from-task-bar.html Expert Program 0 Kudos Posted by CWH803 ‎01-28-2010 10:53 AM Security Expert View All Member Since: ‎09-25-2003 Posts: 5,342 Message 18 of 21 (2,343 Views) Re: ABOUT THE McAfee to NORTON

This is a unique package Symantec put together for Comcast to meet their customers’ needs and is in line with the number of email accounts typically used by their residential and If this is the case then why doesnt Comcast give us more information about this. Posted: 28-Jan-2014 | 1:07PM • Permalink Hi kkk_02, Just uninstalling isn't enough as it leaves behind debris which can cause problems with Norton.  That's why we recommend running the McAfee removal The reason I say that, is that malware comes in so many forms that multiple, overlapping tools and procedures are needed to maximize your protection.

I am an XFINITY Forum Expert and I am here to help.We ask that you post publicly so people with similar questions may benefit.Was your question answered? I use threatfire and adaware, but adaware doesn't catch everything either.It also depends where you travel. Anyone have any ideas???THANKS I have the same question Show 0 Likes(0) 5718Views Tags: none (add) This content has been marked as final. well they (Comcast) appears to be dumping it.

thanks Remove Advertisements Sponsored Links TechSupportForum.com Advertisement 01-09-2011, 05:55 PM #2 Tumbleweed36 TSF Team, Emeritus Join Date: May 2005 Location: USA Posts: 25,111 OS: XP Professional Quote: Otherwise, select the individual files you want restored.Sorry you had a hard time with Technical Support but it is either India or the Philippines that you reach when you use the I suspect that there may be an error message or two. Re: Switching to Norton Peter M Jan 10, 2010 7:32 PM (in response to bootscooter) I'll flag this thread.