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What percent of users and experts removed it?
15% remove it85% keep it
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McAfee Cloud AV Beta


McAfee Cloud AV Beta is a program developed by McAfee, Inc. During setup, the program registers itself to launch on boot through a Windows Schedule Task in order to automatically start-up. A scheduled task is added to Windows Task Scheduler in order to launch the program at various scheduled times (the schedule varies depending on the version). The software installer includes 37 files and is usually about 34.06 MB (35,710,796 bytes). mfeLamUpdate.exe is the automatic update component of the software designed to download and apply new updates should new versions be released. A majority of the PCs this is running on, most OS versions are Windows 10. While about 78% of users of McAfee Cloud AV Beta come from the United States, it is also popular in Canada.

Program detailsProgram details

Installation folder: C:\Program Files\mfeav
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\MfeAV\UninstMfeAV.exe"
Estimated size: 34.06 MB

Program filesFiles installed by McAfee Cloud AV Beta

  • MfeAVRepair.exe - McAfee Cloud AV Beta
  • UninstMfeAV.exe
  • McBetaDefectReport.exe - McAfeeBetaDefectSubmissionTool (McAfee Beta Defect Submission Tool)
  • blframework.dll - McAfee Endpoint Security (BL Framework component)
  • blframeworkrt.dll
  • blframeworku.dll - BL Framework (untrusted) component
  • EpSecApiLib.dll - Crypto library
  • LogLib.dll - Logger utility
  • McVariantExport.dll - McVariant utilities
  • AMSIExt.dll - McAfee Cloud AV Beta ThirdParty Ext
  • CloudAVRes.dll - CloudAV Resource dll
  • mcbrwsr2.dll - McAfee Cloud AV Beta Web Browser Control
  • McShield.exe - McAfee Cloud AV Beta McShield
  • MfeAVSvc.exe
  • MfeLamContent.exe - McAfee Cloud AV Beta Content Manager
  • mfeLamInstaller.exe - McAfee Cloud AV Beta Installer
  • mfeLamTray.exe - McAfee Cloud AV Beta TrayIcon
  • mfeLamUI.exe - McAfee Cloud AV Beta UI Container
  • mfeLamUpdate.exe - McAfee Cloud AV Beta Simple Updater
  • mfeLamWSC.exe - McAfee Cloud AV Beta Bridge
  • mfeODS.exe - McAfee Cloud AV Beta Console
  • amupdate.dll - Anti-Malware Core (AMUpdate API)
  • AmEngineScan.dll - McAfee TIE (Anti-Malware PP Scanner)
  • JcmBlfIf.dll - JTI Client Module (JTI.Next) Business Object
  • JcmBlfServer.dll - JTI Client Module (JTI.Next) BLF Server Implementation
  • JcmCommunicator.dll - McAfee JCM Communicator Module
  • JcmCoreRules.dll - Jti Client Module Content
  • Jcml2bl.dll - McAfee JCM Likely to be launched module
  • JcmProfiler.dll - JTI Client Module Profiler
  • JcmRts.dll - Jcm Runtime System
  • JcmVe.dll - JTI Client Module (JTI.Next)
  • JTIScanner.dll - JTI Scanner Business Object
  • JTIScannerIf.dll - JTIScanner Interface
  • RealProtectAMScanIf.dll - RealProtect AMScan Business Object
  • RepairModule.dll - Repair Module Business Object

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • MfeAVRepair.exe is scheduled as a task named 'Health Check' (runs on boot).
3 Scheduled Tasks (Boot/Login)
  • mfeLamUpdate.exe is automatically launched at startup through a scheduled task named Updater - Regular.
  • MfeLamContent.exe is automatically launched at startup through a scheduled task named Updater - Content.
  • MfeAVRepair.exe is automatically launched at startup through a scheduled task named Health Check.

How do I remove McAfee Cloud AV Beta?

You can uninstall McAfee Cloud AV Beta from your computer by using the Add/Remove Program feature in the Window's Control Panel.
  1. On the Start menu (for Windows 8, right-click the screen's bottom-left corner), click Control Panel, and then, under Programs, do one of the following:
    • Windows Vista/7/8/10: Click Uninstall a Program.
    • Windows XP: Click Add or Remove Programs.
  2. When you find the program McAfee Cloud AV Beta, click it, and then do one of the following:
    • Windows Vista/7/8/10: Click Uninstall.
    • Windows XP: Click the Remove or Change/Remove tab (to the right of the program).
  3. Follow the prompts. A progress bar shows you how long it will take to remove McAfee Cloud AV Beta.

Scheduled task? Yes
(Runs on Windows boot)
Uninstall it 15%
Keep it 85%
Windows 10

Distribution by countryGeography

77.78% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 77.78%
  Canada 22.22%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 66.67%
MSI 33.33%
Common models
Micro-Star Co., Ltd. GE62... 25.00%
Hewlett-Packard p7-1455 25.00%
HP Pavilion x360 Converti... 25.00%
ASUSTeK ET2701I 25.00%


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