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Are you just getting started with McAfee and its high-end security tools? If yes, then there are a number of things you need to learn about this antivirus software. We are well aware of the common fact that McAfee protects your devices against all kinds of online threats. But how do we activate it, download it, manage its features, etc.? Visit mcafee.com/activate to activate your McAfee subscription. Keep reading to learn everything a new McAfee user needs to know. – PowerPoint PPT presentation

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Title: Mcafee.com/Activate - Enter Product Key - Activate McAfee Subscription


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How to Activate McAfee Antivirus With Product Key
2
Introduction-
McAfee Corp. is an American global computer
security software company headquartered in Santa
Clara, California. The company was purchased by
Intel in February 2011, and became part of the
Intel Security division. Wikipedia Founder
John Mcafee
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Table of Contents-
  • How to register for a new McAfee account?
  • How to buy a new McAfee subscription
  • How to install McAfee for the first time on your
    Windows OS
  • How to install McAfee Antivirus on MacOS Mojave
    or earlier
  • How to install McAfee on MacOS Catalina or
    later?
  • How to activate your McAfee product subscription
  • How to uninstall McAfee from a Windows PC
  • How to completely uninstall McAfee from your
    MacOS device

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How to register for a new McAfee account?
  • To avail of the best Antivirus features of
    McAfee, sign up on McAfees official website.
    Follow these steps to register for a new McAfee
    account.
  • Visit mcafee.com/activate via a web browser on
    your PC.
  • Click the login button from the top navigation
    bar.
  • To create a new McAfee account, click Register
    Now.
  • Enter your name, email, and password.
  • Click I Agree to accept the McAfee Agreement.
  • Great! Your McAfee account has been successfully
    created.

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How to buy a new McAfee subscription
Do you want to purchase a McAfee subscription? If
yes, follow the below-listed steps Go to the
URL mcafee.com/activate on your computer. Browse
the website and select a product you wish to
buy. On the products overview page, select a
plan. Then, click Buy Now. On the next webpage,
enter your Email address and click Follow the
on-screen prompts and provide your payment method
and details to complete the McAfee product
purchase.
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How to install McAfee for the first time on your
Windows OS
  • Follow the below-listed steps to install a McAfee
    product for the first time on your Windows
    device.
  •  
  • First of all, ensure that your Windows PC is all
    set to install McAfee.
  • Visit the URL service.mcafee.com via a web
    browser on your PC.
  • Search TS100119 in the Search box.
  • Read and follow the listed instructions for
    McAfee installation.
  • Now, search TS102471 in the Search Support Site
    field.
  • Check your PCs compatibility with McAfee and
    follow the instructions.
  • Once all set, visit the McAfee homepage.
  • Click the My Account button located in the
    upper-right section of your computer screen.
  • From the drop-down menu, click Sign in.
  • Log in to your McAfee account using your Email ID
    and password.
  • Once logged in, select the McAfee antivirus you
    want to install on your Windows PC.
  • Review the overview page of your selected McAfee
    antivirus software.
  • Click the blue Download
  • Click Agree and Download.
  • Now, your PC will download the McAfee setup. Wait
    until the download finishes.
  • Once finished, open the downloaded file.
  • On the McAfee Installer pop-up, click

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How to install McAfee Antivirus on MacOS Mojave
or earlier
If youre using an old MacOS version, heres how
to install McAfee antivirus on your
device. Visit mcafee.com/activate via a web
browser on your PC. Click My Account. Then, from
the drop-down options, select My Account. Enter
email and password correctly to log in to your
McAfee account. Once logged in, select your Mac
product. Set your device as Mac. Click Download. R
ead the McAfee license agreement and click the
checkbox. Note down your McAfee products serial
number. Click Wait until McAfee software is
downloaded completely. Then, open the
downloaded dmg file. Now you can close your web
browser. On the McAfee MacInstaller pop-up,
double click the McAfee installer. Click the
checkbox to confirm the installation of McAfee on
your MacOS and click Open. Type your Mac device
password and click OK to proceed. Now, on
the McAfee Master Installer pop-up, enter your
serial number and click Let the McAfee software
get installed on your MacOS device. Select a
network connection. On the McAfee Master
Installer, click Finish.
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How to install McAfee on MacOS Catalina or later?
  • To start the McAfee installation process on your
    MacOS Catalina or later, follow the below-listed
    steps.
  •  
  • Visit the McAfee homepage on your computer.
  • Click My Account.
  • Select an antivirus you want to install.
  • Then, select your device type.
  • Click on Download.
  • On the new page, check the box next to Read
    License Agreement.
  • Note down your McAfee antivirus serial number.
  • Click Download to begin the downloading.
  • Let the downloading finish.
  • Once downloaded, open the dmg file.
  • Inside the McAfee.dmg file, click
    the McAfeeMacInstaller file.
  • On the pop-up box, click Open.
  • Then, enter your password and click OK on the
    same pop-up box.
  • On the McAfee Master Installer pop-up, enter the
    serial number of your McAfee Antivirus software
    in the serial number field.
  • Click Next to proceed.
  • Wait when McAfee Master Installer installs your
    McAfee antivirus.
  • If you see a pop-up named System Extension
    Blocked during the installation process, click
    Open Security Preferences.

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How to activate your McAfee product subscription
  • Its easy to activate your McAfee product. Follow
    the below-listed steps to activate your McAfee
    software using an eCard or a physical product
    card with a 25-digit activation code (or product
    key).
  • Take out your McAfee product card containing a
    25-digit activation code.
  • After locating your activation code,
    visit mcafee.com/activate on your computer.
  • Enter your 25-digit activation code (or product
    key) in the Enter your code
  • Enter your McAfee account-associated email
    address in the Enter your email
  • Click Next to proceed.
  • Review and customize your options and exclusive
    McAfee membership benefits on the next page.
  • Click Activate Membership.
  • On the next page, click Download to begin
    downloading your purchased McAfee product on your
    PC.
  • Once the download finishes, open the downloaded
    file.
  • Let it make changes to your PC by clicking Yes on
    the pop-up.
  • Now, click Install on the new McAfee
    Installer named pop-up box.
  • Follow the on-screen prompts.
  • Thats it. Youve successfully activated your
    McAfee subscription.

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How to uninstall McAfee from a Windows PC
  • Uninstalling McAfee software means your PC will
    no longer be protected against various online
    threats. Ensure that you install antivirus
    software soon after uninstalling McAfee so that
    no malware or virus can attack you. Heres how to
    uninstall McAfee from Windows 10,8 or 7.
  •  
  • First of all, close all the open programs on your
    PC.
  • Open Control Panel.
  • Now, click Programs and Features.
  • Find the McAfee program you wish to uninstall.
  • Right-click on it and select Uninstall/change.
  • Click the checkbox and then click Remove.
  • Wait until your PC removes the McAfee software.
  • Click Restart Now on the Software Removed pop-up.
  • Now, your Windows PC will restart, and the
    selected McAfee software has been successfully
    uninstalled.

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How to completely uninstall McAfee from your
MacOS device
  • Follow the below-listed steps to uninstall McAfee
    software from your MacOS device.
  •  
  • Close all open programs on your device.
  • Click on the McAfee icon from the Menu.
  • Select
  • Under the General tab, select the Lock
  • Now, disable the Firewall.
  • Close all McAfee-related processes through
    Activity Monitor.
  • Restart your Mac device.
  • Once restarted, open App Cleaner Uninstaller.
  • Select McAfee and click the Remove
  • Confirm your selection to start the McAfee
    removal process.
  • Restart your Mac again to remove the McAfee
    software completely.

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Frequently Asked Questions
  • How to change your email address associated with
    your McAfee account
  • How to change your McAfee account password
  • How to change your McAfee account billing info
  • How to print your McAfee purchase history
  • How to turn off McAfee Auto-Renewal
  • How to transfer your McAfee subscription to a new
    PC
  • How to keep your McAfee account information in
    sync on website and software
  • How to exclude files from McAfee virus scans on a
    Windows PC?
  • How to exclude files from McAfee virus scans on a
    MacOS device?

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