Mcafee Activation

McAfee : The Ultimate Antivirus Protection

Selectiveness in the antivirus must be done based on many factors such as High-end protection, Privacy of data, Affordable as well as Great Customer Service. These all features mentioned are fulfilled by an antivirus named Mcafee stands to be the perfect antivirus program that runs actively while serving on the internet or receiving suspicious or spam mail. Mcafee’s protection, as well as customer service, is at the topmost position. It is cheap than the other antivirus programs in the United States.

Mcafee is a good antivirus application for devices frequently susceptible to virus attacks. In the United States, there are frequent virus as well as hackers attack and McAfee will be best for such conditions. Steps for installation include activation, account creation, and installation. Let’s see the steps of installation and activation of McAfee antivirus one by one.

Steps for creation of an account:

Steps to create a account are simple and are given below:

For New Customers:

  • Click on the ‘Go to My Account’ button. A new window will open which will ask for the login details.
  • As you are new to McAfee, click on the ‘Register Now’ button present on the right side of the login button.
  • Now McAfee will ask for some information like First Name, Last Name, Email Address, and a strong password.
  • Then fill in all these details genuinely and click on the ‘I Agree’ Button present just below this information.
  • Now it will redirect you to your McAfee account dashboard.
  • But before that, you will need to verify your account email address by clicking on the verify link sent on your registered email id.
  • Now the process of account creation is completed and you are with the login id as your email id and your password.

For Existing Customers:

If you are the existing customers of McAfee then there is no need to create a new account or register.

  • Just fill-up the login details i.e. Login Id as email id and registered password.
  • If you forgot the password then click on the ‘Forgot Your Password’ button and retrieve or create a new password using the email id.
  • Then click on the ‘Login’ button.
  • Then it will redirect you to your existing dashboard.

Steps for Purchase of Mcafee antivirus

If you have already purchased the McAfee antivirus then there is no need to purchase it from your logged-in dashboard. But if not then follow the steps given below

  • Log in to your McAfee account and scroll down.
  • There you will see three options and each one is explained below.
  • ‘Subscriptions’ options will be for the purchase of the new subscription.
  • Click on it. Packs will be visible to you. Select any one pack This tab will be active when you have not yet purchased the antivirus.
  • ‘Auto-Renewal’ option is active when you are an existing customer of McAfee. Click on it. It will renew the pack.
  • Downloads & Devices’ option will be active when you purchase the antivirus. Click on it. Downloads will be visible to you.
  • Click on any of the three options as per your requirement.
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Note: You can purchase the antivirus from the retail shop. You can also purchase it from if you are from the United States. By purchasing from any of these options you will get an activation code.

Steps to Download as well as installation of McAfee antivirus:

Steps to download the application:

  • Open any web browser on your device.
  • Search for the URL ‘’
  • Then log in to your account and scroll down
  • Click on the ‘Download & Devices’ button
  • Select the device, windows, or operating system
  • Then click on the download button
  • The downloading of the application will start automatically.

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Steps to install the application:

  • Open the download folder on your device.
  • Then double click on the application to install it.
  • Now a window will appear which will ask for permission. Click on the yes button.
  • Then the installer will open and will ask for the serial number.
  • Put the serial number which is available on your dashboard. Click on the Next button.
  • Now the download process will start.
  • The application’s main interface will get downloaded on your device.
  • If you are the existing customer, uninstall the existing application.
  • For the uninstallation, the steps are given below.
  • Now after the download process the installation will begin.
  • It will take some time for the process. Stick with the device and don’t let it shut down.
  • The installation will complete automatically.

Steps to uninstall the Mcafee antivirus program

  • Open any web browser on your device
  • Search the
  • Then click on security solutions and search for the solutions
  • Click on the customer support button
  • Search for uninstall option on the window.
  • Click on ‘How to uninstall Mcafee’.
  • Download the MCPR tool (Recommended).
  • Then run the Downloaded application.
  • Give permission to the device to make changes
  • The device will ask for making the changes.
  • Then click on the yes option.
  • The process of uninstallation will start.
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