To work around this issue, use the System Configuration Utility (Msconfig.exe) to remove McAfee Safe & Sound from the Startup group on your computer.
NOTE: When you use this procedure, the McAfee Safe & Sound backup is turned off.
- Click Start, and then click Run.
- In the Open box, type msconfig, and then click OK.
- Click the Startup tab.
The Startup tab lists items that load during Startup from the Startup group, Win.ini load= and run=, and the registry. You can select the configuration files that you do not want to load when you restart the computer.
- Click to clear the McAfee Safe & Sound check box, and then click OK.
- When you receive the message that asks if you want to restart your computer, click Yes.
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Article ID: 306762 - Last Review: Jun 19, 2014 - Revision: 1