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- McAfee VirusScan Plus 2007 Install Problems
October 12, 2006, 6:07 am
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I am trying to install McAfee VirusScan Plus 2007 on my Windows XP
machine. Each time I get an error saying it can't install because of
Norton Rescue Disk and Norton Antivirus 2002 Professional Edition.
I have never installed these items so they must have come with this
computer. I uninstalled everything I could but am still getting the
Here is what I have done so far:
*Went to the Norton website and used the removal tool to get rid of
anything Norton leaves behind.
*Removed all Norton/Symantec folders and files.
*Went into the Regedit and got rid of everything Norton/Symantec
*Also tried booting into Safe Mode to get rid of everything.
*ran all my spyware products.
*Went to the McAfee help site and they cant' help me because it is a
*Went to Norton and they don't have anything relating to products from
So, how on EARTH do I get rid of this? I want to install my software.
Much much thanks in advance.
Re: McAfee VirusScan Plus 2007 Install Problems
Assuming you brought your computer, with what you wrote, Who is your
Manufacturer of your computer? Model Number? Are you looking in the
System_Save partition for Norton, also. The Rescue Disk, I assume you
haven't made, but there is a folder there containing Norton's Rescue Disk,
which must be removed and then empty your Recycle Bin.