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Removing conflicting third-party software before Worry-Free Business Security (WFBS) 7.0 client installation

    • Updated:
    • 6 Oct 2015
    • Product/Version:
    • Worry-Free Business Security Standard/Advanced 7.0
    • Platform:
    • Windows 2000 Server
    • Windows 2003 Standard Server Edition
    • Windows 2008 Datacenter Server
    • Windows 2008 Enterprise Server
    • Windows 2008 Standard Server Edition
    • Windows Vista 32-bit
    • Windows XP Professional
Summary

You are using a third-party anti-virus / anti-spyware program. You want to know if you can install Worry-Free Business Security (WFBS) on the same machine.

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When you install CSM/WFBS product on your computer, the installer will look for any third-party software that may conflict with the program. This includes other antivirus or antispyware programs installed on your computer.

Remove any third-party software installed on your computer before installing your WFBS. To uninstall:

 
If you are having problems removing the remaining components of your previous antivirus program from your computer, refer to the program’s website for the uninstall instruction.
  1. Close all open programs and windows.
  2. Follow either of the instructions below:
    • For Windows 2000/1003/XP users, click Start > Control Panel > Add or Remove Programs.
    • For Windows 2008/Vista users, click Start (the Windows orb) > Control Panel > Uninstall a program.
    • For Windows 7 users, click Start (the Windows orb) > Control Panel > Uninstall a program.
  3. When the window with the currently installed programs in your computer appears, select the program you want to uninstall and then click Remove or Uninstall. Follow the next instructions.
  4. Restart your computer to complete the uninstall process.
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