N/APosted on - 05/10/2012
I am having trouble with using McAfee on my computer. I receive this error, “Error 1920: service McAfee shield failed to start. verify that you have sufficient privileges to start service shield.”. I don’t know how to fix this as I am not so techy. I would appreciate any help I get from you.
Error 1920: Service MCafee shield failed start
Dear Tomee Llman,
You are facing trouble with using mcafee on your computer. If you are using windows 7 operating system then follow the instruction to solve your problem.
** Remove/uninstall Mcafee from your computer.
** Delete the directory file of Mcafee from program files. Follow this to delete mcafee from program file. Local disk C > Program files > Mcafee. Just delete Mcafee folder, not the program file folder.
** Then restart your computer.
** Download the latest version of the Mcafee antivirus.
** Install Mcafee again to your computer.
** Restart your computer.
** If you have the original key of Mcafee which means if you buy the Mcafee antivirus previously, enter the key to activate Mcafee antivirus.
** You can also install from your CD if you have.
** Restart the computer again. Mcafee will start working.