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Microsoft KB Archive/172459

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MSN Setup Continues to Detect McAfee VirusScan

Last reviewed: October 7, 1997
Article ID: Q172459

The information in this article applies to:

  • The Microsoft Network versions 2.0, 2.5

SYMPTOMS

During the system check performed during the installation of MSN, The Microsoft Network, you may be prompted to close several memory-resident programs, including McAfee VirusScan. After you use the taskbar icon to disable McAfee VirusScan, MSN Setup reports that the program is still active.

RESOLUTION

To avoid possible MSN installation problems, temporarily close McAfee VirusScan. To do so, follow these steps:

  1. Press CTRL+ALT+DELETE to open the Close Program dialog box.
  2. Click Vshwin32, and then click End Task.
  3. After you install MSN, restart Windows to reactivate McAfee VirusScan.

MORE INFORMATION

The third-party product discussed in this article is manufactured by a vendor independent of Microsoft; we make no warranty, implied or otherwise, regarding this product's performance or reliability.


Additional query words: 2.00 2.50

Keywords : msnsetup kb3rdparty kbsetup
Version : WINDOWS:2.0,2.5
Platform : WINDOWS


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Last reviewed: October 7, 1997
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