McAfee antivirus helps its users to secure their data from the risks of cyber attacks, threat intrusions, and other malware interference. Since the scale of cyber crime has risen in the past couple of years, people are now installing powerful security software such as McAfee. On the positive side, this antivirus can easily be installed via mcafee.com/activate.

Although you can protect the data with the free McAfee trial version, it becomes mandatory to get a subscription to maintain the protection layers after the validity of free trial period exceeds.

  • McAfee retailcard activation

Users can purchase McAfee retailcard by placing their order from mcafee.com/activate or from any third party website.  With the retailcard, you will find McAfee activation code printed inside it along with a link. That is link is where you need to locate McAfee activation code to download the software.

  • Online McAfee activation

In order to get online subscription, you need to go to mcafee.com/activate and create an account on the link. Click the McAfee icon to get directed to the home page. From the main page, you can select a product and purchase it. After completing the billing process, you will receive an email containing a unique 25-digit activation code, which will be required by the time of activation or renewal of the software.After purchasing the subscription, redeem McAfee activation code and follow these to get launch the protection layers on your devices.

Steps to download &install McAfee on computer

  1. Open an updated web browser and visit  mcafee activate 
  2. In the field below ‘Enter your 25-digit activation code’, enter your McAfee license key code that you received via email or retailcard
  3. Click My Account > Log In/ Register you account
  4. On your profile, you will see ‘Download you software’, click on the button
  5. Once the file is downloaded, open the file to install the antivirus software
  6. To proceed, click ‘I have read and accept the McAfee License Agreement’
  7. Follow the on-screen instructions and complete wait to complete the installation

After completing the steps, restart your computer and scan it to remove any kind of vulnerabilities. To secure you mobile phone, install McAfee app and activate it. Turn on all the setting to get protection of McAfee activate. Follow the instruction below and get started.

Steps to download & install McAfee antivirus on Android Phones

  1. Tap and lunch Google Play store
  2. In the search filed, search for McAfee Mobile security
  3. As the list appears, tap on McAfee icon
  4. When prompted, tap ‘Install’ to install
  5. A license agreement page will display, mark agree on the checkbox and proceed
  6. After the app is installed, tap on the icon and launch it on the screen
  7. Allow the permissions to continue
  8. Tap on the Menu icon and do the following:
  • Sign in/ Sign up
  • Enter your McAfee activation code
  1. Save the changes and turn on the required setting changes

 Perform a scan to protect the phone from any kind of threats. On the main interface of the app, check for the files McAfee suggests you to delete and remove it as the file might be harming your phone’s potential life or breaching into private data.

Make sure you keep the subscription activate in order to keep protecting the data stored in your PC and handy phone. For any further query, go to mcafee com activate and submit your issue related to McAfee activate into the support section.