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Uninstall McAfee Family Protection for PC

Last Updated: Tue, 16 Sep 2014 > Related Articles

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Follow these steps to access McAfee and uninstall Family Protection from your PC.


As a Cox High Speed Internet Customer, you have a license to download Cox Security Suite Plus on up to five computers, and McAfee family protection on up to three computers. You must login as the Primary Account Holder User ID in order to use Cox Security Software. For more information on what this means, see Understanding Digital Identities and Account Types.


Open McAfee Family Protection.


Enter your McAfee Family Protection Administrator Email Address and Password, then click Log in.

sign in


Click Get uninstall code.

get uninstall code


Write down the uninstall code, then click the X to close the window.

The uninstall code expires at midnight.

uninstall code


From the Start menu, select Control Panel or Settings / Control Panel.


Double-click the Add/Remove Programs icon.

Vista Users: Under Programs, click Uninstall Programs.


Click the McAfee program to remove, then click the Add/Remove or Uninstall button.

If prompted to remove shared files, click Yes To All.

Result: The McAfee Family Protection - InstallShield Wizard launches.


Select Remove, then click Next.

remove installed features


Enter your McAfee Family Protection Administrator Username and Password, then click Next.

sign in

Enter your Uninstall Code, then click Next.

Select Yes, I want to restart my computer now., then click Finish.

restart computer

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