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mcafee antivirus not working, it states ; one or more problems requires your response.


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#1 rebuz

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Posted 02 October 2009 - 05:30 PM

My McAfee antivirus program is not working, it states ; one or more problems requires your response. None of my spyware programs are working either ... ???

Edit: Moved topic from XP to the more appropriate forum. ~ Animal

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Posted 02 October 2009 - 06:18 PM

You could try McAfee Virtual Technician which is found here:
https://mysupport.mcafee.com/Eservice/Default.aspx

On the right side of the page, choose Run McAfee Virtual Technician.

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Posted 03 October 2009 - 10:22 AM

Hi, I tried running mcafee vitual technician, but while downloading, it just quit without any message or anything. I cant log onto sit because I just have the free temp version. This program was working fine for the last 2 months, but now something has happened. After trying this, I tried again to run a Quick Scan with Mcafee Anitvirus and I keep getting this error message;

An error has occurred

Scanning has encountered a problem from which it cannot recover. Here are the problem details:
-Error Starting On Demand Scanner

When finished, you will return to the Home window.


I have uninstalled and reinstalled Mcafee 2x and get this same error.

Edited by rebuz, 03 October 2009 - 10:25 AM.


#4 garmanma

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Posted 03 October 2009 - 11:01 AM

You could possibly have a rootkit infection preventing it from working
We have been seeing a lot of that lately
I would start a new topic in Am I Infected?
http://www.bleepingcomputer.com/forums/f/103/am-i-infected-what-do-i-do/
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