Secure your system from viruses and intruders by activating McAfee antivirus on it. You can now only save your windows or mac system but can also protect your mobile phones and tablets. You need to purchase the McAfee antivirus first and then by using the product key you can activate McAfee antivirus on it. In this post, we will discuss the complete process of activating McAfee antivirus in your windows, and MAC operating system.
How to get the Product key or activation code of McAfee Antivirus?
Follow the buy and find the McAfee Antivirus product key:
- Visit the official website of McAfee by following the URL mcafee.com
- Here click on the “Product & Services” option and select the antivirus plan as per your choice.
- Further, you will be asked to create an account on McAfee.
- Create an account and complete the payment procedure.
- After completion of the payment process navigate to “My Account”
- Here click on the “Services” options available in the submenu
- On the next page, you will see the complete details of your purchased Antivirus plan along with the product key.
- From here you can copy the activation or product key and activate McAfee on your device.
How to activate McAfee Antivirus on Windows?
Follow the below-mentioned process to activate McAfee Antivirus on the Windows operating system:
- Go to mcafee.com and download the McAfee antivirus on your device.
- Click on the antivirus icon and an installation setup dialog box will prompt on the screen
- Further, follow the process instructions that appeared in the dialog box and complete the process.
- After that launch the installed application on your device and click on the sign-in button
- Enter the username and password of the McAfee account
- Now open a web browser and visit mcafee.com/activate and enter the activation code here.
- Click on the “Activate” button and move ahead
- Now in the taskbar or notification bar right-click on the McAfee icon and select the “Verify Subscription” option.
- Wait till the synchronization completes.
- As a result, your antivirus is ready to protect your device.
How to activate McAfee Antivirus on MAC OS?
Proceed with the following process to activate McAfee antivirus in your MAC:
- Visit the official website of McAfee and download the software for MAC.
- Install the software after completion of the downloading process
- For successful installation follow the instructions appeared on the screen in the installation dialog box.
- After that launch the software and from the menu bar login to your McAfee account.
- Further on a web browser visit mcafee.com/activate
- Here enter the 25 digit activation code and enter your email address.
- Follow the instructions to activate your product key or activation code.
- In the next step go to the McAfee software in your MAC and go to the menu bar.
- Click on the “Verify subscription.
- Wait till the synchronization process completes
- Once the software is synchronized with the subscription your device will be activated
- Now your Mac is completely safe and ready to tackle the future threats.