– Download,Install and Activate McAfee – McAfee Activate – McAfee, world’s leading online security solution provider offers a number of antivirus plans to protect your laptops, tablets, desktops and mobile phones from harmful online threats. The antivirus also ensures safe online transactions and safe browsing by blocking the malicious websites and links. To purchase a McAfee antivirus, you have to first select from its wide selection of home and business plans.

Before you start using McAfee, keep these pre-requisites in mind:

  • Don’t forget to check the system specifications it requires for a successful installation
  • There should be no other security solution pre-installed on your device
  • Also make sure that you are downloading the latest version of that particular antivirus product
  • The operating system installed on your computer should also be updated
  • Don’t forget to remove the junk files and temporary files from your device

If you already have an antivirus or security solution in your device, then follow the below mentioned steps to un-install it:


  • Stop McAfee if it is running
  • Now, press Windows + R to open Run
  • Type Control Panel
  • You can also open Control Panel directly from the Start menu
  • In the control panel, click Add or Remove Programs
  • Right-click McAfee Security Centre program and click Uninstall
  • Follow the further on-screen instructions to uninstall the product

Once you decide and purchase a McAfee antivirus (Online or Offline), you need to do the following:

  • Download

    • Login to your McAfee account with your registered email ID and password
    • If you don’t have the one, then create it by clicking over the sign up button
    • Enter the required information to complete the registration
    • You might be asked for a McAfee product key that you have received with the purchased product
      •  For online purchase- check your inbox
      •  For offline purchase- check the back side of the McAfee retail card
    •  Once logged in, choose the right McAfee security solution you have just purchased
    • Click download
    • Make sure you read and agree to the terms and conditions given with that McAfee antivirus
  • Install

    • Double-click on the installed McAfee product
    • Now, follow the on-screen instructions to install your McAfee product 
  • Activate

    • In the installed McAfee product, select your country and language
    • You can also activate it by visiting
    • Enter the product key, you have redeemed from your email ID or the back of the McAfee retail card
    • Now, click activate to finish this process
    • The best part of the McAfee antivirus is that you can transfer it to another device without purchasing a separate antivirus for it. This works when you switch to a new device. To re-install your already purchased McAfee antivirus, follow these steps:


  • Follow the aforementioned uninstall steps and then open on the other device
  • Login to your McAfee account and download the antivirus again
  • Install it using the aforementioned steps
  • Enter the same McAfee product key you have been using for this product in the previous computer system
  • Now, activate it to run the first scan on your new device
  • It’s good to go!

At any step, if you find an error, then dial our toll-free number and get an instant solution by our certified technician. You can call us anytime as we offer round the clock support services for all McAfee antivirus installation, un-installation, activation, and re-installation and downloading errors.

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