Get protected with McAfee antivirus on your device with a few easy steps. Enter the activation code in the webpage mcafee.com/activate, sign in, and get the McAfee setup.
What is McAfee activation code or product key?
McAfee product key is known as McAfee activation code. The product key is a combination of 25 alphanumeric digits, five batches of five letters in each.
It looks like: XXXXX- XXXXX- XXXXX- XXXXX- XXXXX
Where will I get my 25-digit product key?
The location of McAfee activation code depends on how you purchased McAfee activate. McAfee antivirus can be purchased from a retail store as well as from a retail site. If you have a McAfee retail card, then the activation code is on the back side of the card. Or else McAfee also sends activation code online via email.
Where to enter the McAfee product key (activation code)?
McAfee product key or activation code is required to activate a McAfee product.
1. Go to www.mcafee.com/activate.
2. Enter the 25 alphanumeric digits of your product key.
3. Log in to your McAfee account.
4. Your computer is now protected.
How to activate McAfee subscription with a retail card?
McAfee Activate retail card contains an activation code on it. After redeeming the retail card, users can install McAfee software and activate their subscription. To redeem a McAfee software retail card and activate subscription:
1. Visit McAfee.com/activate.
2. Select your location and language.
3. Enter the product key.
4. Enter your email.
5. Click on ‘Submit’.
6. Check your entered email.
7. Click ‘Edit’, if incorrect.
8. Click ‘Verify’.
9. Follow the screen prompts to finish.
Already used a McAfee product key?
If you’ve already used your McAfee product key in any step, then you don’t need to enter it again. Just visit mcafee.com/activate and download your McAfee product.
About McAfee Antivirus
McAfee Antivirus is developed by an American security software company-McAfee LLC. Recently owned by Intel and now it is a part of Intel Security division. McAfee Antivirus is excellent at detecting and blocking malware like Trojan horse, rootkits, virus, and ransomware. The antivirus is also capable of blocking the latest malware. It is the prime software used by professionals and non-professionals to keep their computer away from hackers, malware, threats, and virus.
How to download and install McAfee?
To use McAfee antivirus on a computer, you need to activate it on your computer, to do so.
• Enter your activation code on mcafee.com/activate.
• Log in to your McAfee account.
• Download McAfee antivirus.
• Start installing McAfee antivirus.
• Follow the screen prompts.
• Check the protection level.
• Then set the firewall on your device.
• Now, scan your device for complete protection.
While scanning, McAfee checks all the files and detects the infected files. After scanning, it tells you about the threats and malware in your computer and asks you to delete.