There are various reasons why removing or uninstalling a McAfee product from your computer makes sense:
Here are the top three ways to uninstall McAfee products from any computer:
Needless to say, if you are not familiar with your Windows computer’s registry, do not even think about the third option. The second option will uninstall McAfee applications, yes, but sometimes junk files are left behind. In other words, redundant files and folders may remain on your computer if you chose to delete using the second method.
The first option is probably the most convenient. Here, you will download McAfee Consumer Product Removal tool, execute the downloaded tool on your PC, and finally breath a sigh of relief. Every McAfee products can be uninstalled using this utility.
Download the executable file of McAfee Consumer Product Removal.
Launch the .exe file. You will get a “McAfee Software Removal” window.
Accept the End User License Agreement and enter the security code.
The tool will remove all the McAfee products installed on your computer. This may take a while.
After the process is finished, reboot your computer.
That’s it! You have successfully uninstalled every files and folders of McAfee from your computer.
Screenshots via my friend Vishal.