How to get rid of McAfee on Windows 10

McAfee comes preinstalled on Windows 10 and is a complete arse to remove. You can uninstall it from control panels add/remove programs, but then you will still get annoying popups from time to time asking to register and start using McAfee. Enter the MCPR.exe, which I am assuming stands for 'McAfee Products Removal'. You need to go and download this from the McAfee site, here is the link:

On the face of it, this seems like a moment of pure insanity from the team at Microsoft, one of my favourite software companies. Why they would let McAfee do this is mind-boggling! Rant over...

One more thing, don't start this process with any work open as you get this nice little box with no option to reboot later:)

Uninstall McAfee

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