How to solve Error 12152 or 7305 While downloading McAfee Antivirus?

Posted on : 5 September, 2017

The procedure of making sure that each and every data or information stored in computer system or laptop is not sacrificed or lost. In the age of development, finding out people who do not leave any stone unturned for maintaining complete security.

Out of numerous security tools, only McAfee is said to be ideal one. Having said this, user at times face troubleshooting elements like – Technical Error 12152 or 7305 while downloading the security tool or antivirus.


The user in order to make sure each and every valuable element or data stored inside computer system is completely safe and secure. Simple reason for making sure that seamless flow of McAfee Antivirus is not taking place – is the sudden presence of technical error -12152 or 7305. It might also be due to break in server connection. This might get corrected automatically, if the user waits for some period of time.

There are basically two ways by which such occurrence of technical error can be corrected and it is –

Solution - 1
• The presence of Virtual Assistant will enable you to go past certain trouble shooting elements.
• The other concrete way of making sure everything is in order and i.e. – following of manual procedure.

Solution – 2
The user need to download and run the pre-install tool along with McAfee Consumer Product Removal Tool.

Pre-install Tool

• The user first of need to download the file and simultaneously save it on the desktop.
• The next stage means user is supposed to Double Clock Pre-install – Tool.exe file and just follow the instructions.
• In the next stage, user is supposed to read the warning message and Click OK and abide by the changes.
• Once, the Preinstall Tool Completes or finishes, Just Click OK Click Close and re-start your computer.

McAfee Consumer Product Removal Tool

• The user should always make sure of downloading new or fresh copy of MCPR before each use.
• Through this procedure user will always be on a beneficial side by possessing the latest or new version of the product. This new version of McAfee products will be successfully recognized.
• Completing this step involves user to re-start the computer.

Before User Re-starts

• The user should Bookmark this article, so that user can get back whenever user want to get back to it.
• The user should save all the files which are opened.
• In the end close all the programs which are being run.

If there is any user who is interested in gaining more information related to it, then make sure of calling McAfee technical support number UK and the necessary form of activity will be carried out in most effective manner.