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After upgrade OS McAfee security app automatically install and can't uninstall.

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After upgrade OS McAfee security app automatically install and can't uninstall.

After i upgrade my phone OS i saw that McAfee security app automatically installed my phone. Then i follow mcafee this instructions, but after i restart my phone again this app visible so how do i compleatly uninstall this app in my phone.

Thanks!

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Sam
Sony Xperia Support
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Re: After upgrade OS McAfee security app automatically install and can't uninstall.

Please try the instructions provided on this thread: http://talk.sonyericsson.com/message/126598#126598

 - Official Sony Xperia Support Staff


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Message 3 of 6
Message 3 of 6

Re: After upgrade OS McAfee security app automatically install and can't uninstall.

this seems to be an issue with the latest firmware update in the UK, I guess if you debrand your phone you should be fine

http://talk.sonyericsson.com/thread/25751

http://talk.sonyericsson.com/thread/24259

@Sam that thread doesn't have an answer

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Re: After upgrade OS McAfee security app automatically install and can't uninstall.

I follow that method but after restart my phone this app again visible. So its not a solution.

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Message 5 of 6

Re: After upgrade OS McAfee security app automatically install and can't uninstall.

I think if i root my phone then its warranty may be loss, so I’m afraid to do that.

Thanks!

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Message 6 of 6
Message 6 of 6

Re: After upgrade OS McAfee security app automatically install and can't uninstall.

rooting could void your warranty but you can always unroot