McAfee antivirus offers protection to your important documents and secures your files and folder on the device. It is the most famous antivirus for privacy and security purpose. The McAfee antivirus prevents the malware, secures the important information, privatizes the search history, and prevents ads. To get security by downloading, installing and activating McAfee setup, visit mcafee.com/activate.
Steps for Downloading the McAfee Setup
You can purchase the McAfee setup either from the online or offline method. For the online method, you have to visit the shop for buying the McAfee setup. For the offline method, you have to click on the McAfee official site. The downloading procedure of McAfee setup is very easy and you can follow the steps given below to get to know how you can download the McAfee setup on the PC:
• Tap on the internet browser and go to www.mcafee.com/activate.
• Then, enter the 25-alphanumeric identification key which is located for the online purchased users inside the cover of McAfee setup CD.
• Now, tap on the “Submit” button.
• After that, you need to log in to the account which is linked with the McAfee website.
• You have to launch the “My account” pull-down menu list.
• Select the McAfee product which you needed.
• Click on the “Install Now” button next to the McAfee product to start the download procedure on the computer.
• After that, click on the “Run or Save file” button. The location of this button depends on the internet browser being used.
• Wait till the download procedure gets completed on the computer and check that the McAfee setup is successfully downloaded or not.
Steps for Installing the McAfee Setup
You have to install the McAfee antivirus before you start using this antivirus on the system. Check the McAfee setup on downloads folder where you had downloaded this antivirus. After confirming that it is completed its downloading process, then go through the steps listed below to start installing McAfee setup:
• You have to verify that the McAfee setup completed its downloading process or not and after that, you have to start its installation procedure on the computer.
• Tap on the “Yes” for allowing the McAfee software to make the changes on the computer.
• Click on the I Agree” button after you had accepted the legal documents of installing the McAfee antivirus.
• Click on the “Install McAfee antivirus” button given on the startup webpage of McAfee website.
• Enter the login details if this step is compulsory.
• Press on the “Install McAfee Antivirus software” button before you begin its installing process.
• Read the instructions given on the McAfee official site.
• Press on the “Close” option for closing the McAfee installation window.
Steps for Activating the McAfee Setup
It is an important procedure and you have to complete it carefully. Note the activation key from the registered email address or from the compact disk cover. Here are the steps are given below for activating McAfee setup:
• Firstly, go to the “McAfee” application on the system.
• After that, click on the “Help” tab and then, click on the “Activate Now” option for opening the McAfee activation window.
• Then, enter the 25-digit alphanumeric product key on the given section.
• Click on the “next” option to go to the further step.
• After that, you need to wait for a few minutes to completing the activating process of McAfee setup.