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How To Activate McAfee via

Activating McAfee is real simple but it’s easier using these 8 steps to get started with McAfee security. When you go to a retail store or a retail site to buy a McAfee product these days, you are often offered retail cards. Such McAfee retail card allows you to download your security product from the Internet instead of installing it from a CD. The benefit of having a retail card is that you get the most recent version of your product.


1.Go to

2.Look for Place to enter your code

3.Enter your code.

4.Click submit

5.In order to Download please Log in

6.Download your produce from McAfee user dashboard

7.Install your MacAfee Product

8.Get protected.

Few more tips to how to activate McAfee.

Only a retail card offers you the benefit of getting your hands on the latest product. Here are a few tips on how to activate McAfee on your device through a retail card:

If a McAfee Security fails to download, install, or activate, you might not be following the given instructions carefully. Check if you have entered write site address an antivirus program is already installed on your system. Uninstall it and remove it from the system completely. Make sure that the latest updates of your operating system are installed on your system. They are compatible with your McAfee security product. (You can find the minimum system requirement in the product manual that comes with your retail card, or online email).

Common McAfee Installation Errors and Their Solutions

Your McAfee account is locked

If you have forgotten your email address or your password, just click on the relevant link to retrieve the information. Also, note that the McAfee does not recognize the multiple forms of the same email address. For example, and will not be recognized as different versions of the same email address. Similarly, McAfee passwords have only letters and numbers. However, they do not recognize alphanumeric characters. When you try to retrieve your password, it is sent to your registered email ID. In case, you still cannot get into your account, contact McAfee Customer Service.

Your McAfee subscription expired

You need a valid McAfee subscription to be able to use your product. You can check whether the subscription period of all the McAfee products you have bought through your McAfee account. At the top of the ‘My Account’ page, click on ‘My Account’ and then, on ‘Subscriptions’. Choose ‘All Expired’ to see which of your security products have expired, and ‘View Active’ to see which ones is still valid. Also, if the subscription of your McAfee security has expired, you need to ‘Renew’ it to activate it. Our McAfee installation experts can also help you via live chat to diagnose and troubleshoot the installation issues, and remove any conflicting security software.