McAfee is an antivirus that offers security protections to prevent malicious files from accessing your device. As we all know that most of our work is done on personal and official computers nowadays, people need to complete online protection from various emerging threats. This can only be obtained by the use of the McAfee antivirus that scans and removes access to unsafe websites. It is important to complete the McAfee Activate procedure for the proper functioning of the software.
To access the security services of the McAfee you have to activate the purchased McAfee subscription. You can renew or upgrade the McAfee subscription using the product key that comes along with your product at the time of purchase. You can acquire the product key either in the McAfee’s Order Confirmation Email or in the McAfee product box. Moreover, you can also acquire the product key printed on the label of the box, for this, you have to scratch the silver coating. Besides this, you must have a stable and fast internet connection speed.
01) Firstly, take the computer or laptop in which you want to activate your purchased McAfee product.
02) Launch the Web Browser of your choice from your system, just by clicking on the Browser’s icon from the Desktop.
03) Now, navigate the Browser’s Address field and type the URL properly to reach the webpage for McAfee Activate. Type mcafee.com/activate using the keyboard and then hit the Enter key.
04) Thereafter, continue further just by typing the 25 digit McAfee’s Product Activation Key Code in the given field. While copying the Key Code ensure that you have entered all the 25 characters correctly without missing. Sometimes, while copying the product key users might make some mistake which hampers further in the process of activation.
05) Proceed further to the next step by locating and tapping on the “Submit” button.
06) Thereafter, you are prompted to Sign In to Your McAfee account, use the registered username and password for the same. But, if you are signing in to McAfee account, for the first time, set up your account first.
07) Here the procedure of activation ends, if you don’t have installed the McAfee product earlier then it will ask you to install it to access the software. To do so you must follow the on-screen guidelines as shown on the screen very carefully.
Here is the simple and easy to follow steps for setting up a McAfee account.
01) Reach the McAfee’s official website by typing its URL properly into the Address field i.e home.mcafee.com.
02) After that, navigate and tap on the Account tab from the webpage of McAfee.
03) Now, you have to place your cursor and tap on the Sign In tab from the extended list of drop-down menu lists.
04) This will redirect you to the new page of McAfee Log In, from where you are supposed to tap on the link of Register Now.
05) As a result, the webpage for setting up a McAfee account appears.
06) Next, you have to input the details such as First Name, Last Name, Email Address, Password and Re-enter Password. You must enter all the details appropriately in their specified fields.
08) Review all the details carefully and then tap on the I Agree tab from the middle of the page.
09) Lastly, this ends the setting up of McAfee account and now you will receive a Mail from McAfee. Open the mail received and then navigate and tap on the “Verify” tab to confirm the same.