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Windows 7: McAfee enterprise Notifications area


18 Nov 2009   #1

Windows 7 Professional
 
 
McAfee enterprise Notifications area

Hi,

This is just a tiny little problem, but material for me.
In the notification area of my taskbar (which is not fully displayed because I unchecked the always show all radio button) I don't see McAfee, once I open the settings field I do set McAfee to always show icon and notification, every time I restart (or if the explorer) crashes the icon disappears... (it also happens with Dell's DCP).

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18 Nov 2009   #2

Windows 7 Professional x64
 
 

My personal advice: uninstall McAfee and install Microsoft Security Essentials.
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18 Nov 2009   #3

Microsoft Community Contributor Award Recipient

Windows 7 Home Premium SP1, clean install, upgrade disc
 
 

Go to search by start button. Search for Mcafee. When you see it right click, then pin to "your choice".
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19 Nov 2009   #4

Windows 7 Pro x64
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Jonathan King View Post
My personal advice: uninstall McAfee and install Microsoft Security Essentials.
Okay, forget about McAfee, the Dell internet connection manager disappears from the taskbar notification area upon every restart of the explorer...
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19 Nov 2009   #5

Windows 7 Pro x64
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by richc46 View Post
Go to search by start button. Search for Mcafee. When you see it right click, then pin to "your choice".
Taskbar notification area is where the clock is... what's the point of pining the application to the start menu or taskbar?
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20 Nov 2009   #6

7 Prof
 
 

You're not alone, it is the same on my system. Quite annoying b/c the McAfee Shield turns red to notify you of on-access activities that are being blocked. Microsoft Security Essentials is not as strong as VSE, sorry to say.
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