How to Fix Issue “McAfee Antivirus Not Showing in System Tray”?


The Intel Security has launched internet software known as McAfee and now it is one of the most preferred internet security programs running on operating systems like Windows, Mac or Android. Some technical faults can be arising because of abnormal activities of system.

The issues includes Firewall error, Product Key related concern, Install, Download, Setup, Configuration, Spyware and Ransomware removal errors, Update problem,  McAfee antivirus not showing in system tray, and various other different faults. The above problem is mainly caused with the shortcut from the Run key has been removed or was not installed. To solve such listed problem the users can now enjoy the nonstop services by contacting with the best technical support service provider in the particular region.

The caution for McAfee not showing in system tray error are like Registry modifications are irreversible and could cause system failure if done incorrectly. The users may also back up the registry and understand the restore process.


Here the McAfee support is delivered remotely with the ensuring of safety and data privacy of system. Technicians engaged here are world class and find the actual cause of the problem and then provide the exact solution with quick result. They have also illustrated some steps on this page through which they can fix the problem easily.

Following hints to be followed to get rid of McAfee not showing in system tray:

Step 1: The users may initiate with pressing “Windows + R” button and type regedit and then press the OK button.

Step 2: After this navigate to the following key as

  • For 32-bit systems:  HKLM\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run
  • For 64-bit systems:  HKLM\Software\Wow6432node\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run

Step 3: Now, the users may need to make a right click and select New, String Value.

Step 4: They can also name the new REG_SZ string value and specify the following for Value data:

  • “McAfeeUpdaterUI”=””C:\Program Files\McAfee\Agent\x86\UpdaterUI.exe” /StartedFromRunKey”

Step 5: And at the end the last step will be to hit the OK button

Contact with the McAfee technical support team by calling at their McAfee antivirus support phone number opens 24 hours nonstop and is easily accessible for the clients based in US and Canada regions. A team of expert is involved here to look into the issue and solve them instantly without any delay by charging a less amount of service charge only after fixing the issue completely.