McAfee antivirus is a security tool which gives protection to the device from malware and viruses. It automatically scans the device to identify the viruses; it reduces access to unusual activities. The McAfee antivirus recognizes the unknown source as suspicious and keeps the personal data safe. To download, install and activate McAfee antivirus with the product key, visit mcafee.com/activate.
Steps to Download McAfee Antivirus
Check that there should be no antivirus already installed on your system. There should not be any older version of the purchased McAfee product on your system.
Uninstall that software from your system and then follow the steps given below for downloading the McAfee setup:
• Open the website www.mcafee.com/activate.
• Press on “My Account” window given in the upper right-hand side in the startup webpage. It is located nearby the “Cart” option.
• Choose the “Log in” by going to the drop-down menu under “My Account” window.
• Tap on the cherry red color option which is “Sign in” provided at the end left-hand side of the computer display.
• In case you are registered users, then simply enter the email ID and McAfee account password in the provided field.
• In case you are not a registered user, then make one account by filling all the information you will need
while creating an account.
• Click on the “Register Now” button at the right-hand corner of the computer display.
• The users can take McAfee subscription for getting promo codes.
• Press on the “I Agree” button for making a new McAfee account.
• Once you had the login to the account, then again visit the “My Account” window.
• Select the McAfee product which you wish to download on your computer.
• Press on “Download” button,
• Go through its downloading terms and conditions display and after that, press o the “I Agree” button.
• Then, it will complete the download procedure of McAfee setup.
Steps to Install McAfee Antivirus
The users have to connect to their home Wi-Fi because the installing process will need a good internet speed. After connecting to your home Wi-Fi, follow the download steps given below:
• Open the place where you had chosen to download the McAfee antivirus.
• McAfee setup will go to the “downloads” folder.
• Choose the “languages”, “country” and “region.”
• Agree on the guidance provided on the McAfee startup page.
• Tap on the “Install” button.
• Make sure that you should not click on the “Close” button in case the procedure completely gets installed.
• Start your computer again so that it can create changes after the installation procedure.
Steps to Activate McAfee Antivirus
You cannot activate your McAfee product without having the product key as it is compulsory for the activation procedure. The steps are given below for the activation procedure of McAfee setup:
• The users have to tap on the link which is mcafee.com/activate.
• Then, Open the inbox of their email account and go to the mail for getting the identification key.
• Otherwise, look on the purchased kit of McAfee setup for the identification key.
• Open the “Start” drop-down menu and after that, tap on the McAfee setup symbol. If you are using Mac as your operating system, then press on the “finder” window for getting the McAfee setup.
• Press twice on McAfee setup and let it get open on your computer.
• Hit on the “Activation” button.
• Fill the product box with the activation key provided in the email or purchased CD.
• Once you had entered the 25-character alphanumeric activation code, your activation process will be successful.