How to remove other antivirus software programs before you install System Center 2012 Endpoint Protection for Mac

Applies to: Microsoft System Center 2012 Endpoint Protection for Mac

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Summary


You may experience poor system performance or system instability if you run two antivirus products on the same computer at the same time. Therefore, you should uninstall any existing antivirus programs before you install Microsoft System Center 2012 Endpoint Protection for Mac.

This article lists external resources that describe how to uninstall common Mac OS X antivirus software. 

More Information


To uninstall antivirus software that is currently installed on your Mac OS X-based computer, follow these steps:
  1. In the following table, click the link that is associated with the antivirus software that is currently installed on your computer. Then, follow the prompts or instructions that are displayed on the screen.
  2. Restart your computer.

References


For information about how to uninstall System Center 2012 Endpoint Protection for Mac, see the following article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
2680439 How to uninstall System Center 2012 Endpoint Protection for Mac