How to Fix McAfee error 800800005 2?

McAfee is an antivirus software that defends our device from various harmful files and folders. McAfee error code 800800005 2 is one of the most commonly faced errors by McAfee users. This error mainly appears in hexadecimal format. This makes our device extremely slow and sluggish. Our desktop screen freezes every now and then. Our system stops responding to mouse clicks and may shut down at any time. Different methods to resolve this error are hereby given below and then also if need any help visit

How does McAfee error 800800005 2 persists?

An error persists when we are no longer able to work on our device appropriately. Error inhibits with the normal proceedings of our device. An error can persist at any time. So, whenever an error persists it becomes unavoidable for us to troubleshoot the error as soon as possible so that we can start to work on our device all again.

Methods to troubleshoot McAfee error 800800005 2?    

The various methods to troubleshoot this McAfee error 800800005 2 are as follows:


  • Go to your device and log in to your computer as an admin.
  • Click on the Start button present on the Taskbar at the bottom of the Desktop screen.
  • Then click on Programs.
  • Go to Accessories and then click on Tools.
  • Have a click on System Restore.
  • In the window that appears, click on Restore my machine to a previous time option and then click on Next.
  • Select the latest restore date in the restore point list and then click on Next.
  • Click on Next in the confirmation window that displays.
  • Restart your device whenever the rescue has finished.


  • Download the McAfee Common Update 80080005 repair tool which is available on the internet
  • Click on the .exe file to install it on your device.
  • Go to the Setup software and click on Scan button in the window that displays.
  • Click on the fix errors button in the program as soon as the scan is successfully complete then Restart your device so that the necessary changes can be made to your system.

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Your issues of McAfee error 800800005 2 will be resolved. Otherwise, you will have to contact McAfee Technical Support and ask for their advice and Our specialists are available 24*7 for the help of the experts.

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