mcafee.com/activate

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Mcafee Antivirus is one of the best and widely used antivirus which provides protective shield for the devices and data. There are number of products available on mcafee.com/activate with slightly difference features. User can download, install and activate mcafee products available on official website by providing a 25-digit unique code to activate the licensed mcafee product.

Mcafee.com/activate

  1. Type mcafee.com/activate in your browser
  2. Enter 25 digit mcafee product key which look likes - xxxxx-xxxxx-xxxxx-xxxxx-xxxxx and "Submit"
  3. Login to mcafee my account page.
  4. If user don’t have mcafee account, create one.
  5. Choose the mcafee software and click “download”.


Install the Mcafee Security Product

  1. Search the downloaded mcafee product file and double click on it.
  2. The process of installation of mcafee will begin.
  3. Read the terms and click on “Agree” to proceed further.
  4. Wait till the installation process gets completed.


How to Activate Mcafee Subscription?

  1. Grab the Card Detail

  1. Go to www.mcafee.com/activate

  1. Review and select the option

  1. Install mcafee

Common mcafee installation errors and their solutions

Mcafee account locked

In case user forgets mail address and password, they need to click on the forgot password link to retrieve your details mcafee password must contains letters and numbers as we know they do not recognized alphanumeric characters. When user try to retrieve their password the mail will be send to the registered mail id. Off chance user still cannot get mcafee account detail, they must contact mcafee customer service.


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 are still valid.

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.


Shield digital life with mcafee.com/activate

Home network Defence

Network protection monitors who's on your Wi-Fi and protects your devices behind a firewall.


Social Protection

Steer clear of unsafe posts, avoid spreading harmful content, and block risky websites. Keep your social network safe.


Family Safety

Parental controls protect what your children do and see online. Help them explore the web safely.


Work Security

Shred sensitive documents, encrypt and lock files, securely store your login details. Keep your work life safe.