McAfee antivirus is the popular antivirus which protects your device from internet scams like malware, spyware, Trojans, rootkits, and ransomware etc. You can install this antivirus through www.mcafee.com/activate. This software scans the data which is stored in the internal storage device to make your device virus and malware free. It also protects your device from emerging threats which are newly created by hackers. It stops the unauthorized access by hackers. It also control and manages the network traffic. It is compatible with all the devices.
But some people faces problem or error like 10054, it occurs when the McAfee Antivirus scanning is enabled on the gateway or firewall. In this blog, you will learn how to fix this McAfee error code 10054.
Methods To Fix McAfee Error Code 10054:
- Check All Device Drivers: You should check all the device drivers to prevent hardware conflicts. Device driver assist the computer’s hardware and software so that they can communicate with each other. You should update device driver. Check the latest device drivers and Download all device drivers in your system. After this install them one-by-one and then restart your computer. When you update all device drivers, your device will run smoothly.
- Disable Detection of the EICAR test file: For this, first you have to, connect to the web configuration for the SonicWall Firewall. Then you have to select the “Security Services, Gateway Anti-Virus. After this, you have to Choose “Configure Gateway AV Settings”. Next, just select “Disable detection of EICAR test file”. Now check the error is solved or not.
3: Run the McPreInstall Tool: For this first you should download the McPreInstall tool through www.mcafee.com/retailcard . After downloading the tool, you have to double-click to open the zip file and then you have to copy the Pre-Install_Tool.exe file, and then you have to double-click on this .exe. Now install your McAfee product again.Wait for sometimes, so that the process complete.
4: Fix Any DNS Problems: You should fix if the DNS is slow, because of the installation issues. After this just you have to change the DNS setting on your network card to a public server. Now check the error is still persisting or not.
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If the error still persists, then you should contact to the customer care executive of McAfee antivirus through mcafee.com/activate. You can call them at anytime from anywhere. For more details, you can visit to the official website of McAfee antivirus.