Mcafee Activate

Enter Activation code, Download and install Mcafee from

Activate and install mcafee using mcafee retail card or online is simple at and can be done in 3 steps.1. Enter Your activation code 2. Login and 3. Get Protected. This will help you to register a purchased mcafee antivirus product. it will also automatically activate mcafee subscription. Mcafee has made process easy for person who are non technical by providing online method rather downloading it using CD as it require tunning of device and onscreen instruction are little complicated. the other benifit of online method is you will get latest version of Mcafee.

Where is my 25 digit activation code?

Now in online method the you dont get any physical card where you can just get your activation code. to get your activation code when you purchase online, check your mcafee account and register your mail id. it will be automatically sent in your inbox. if you purchased retail card then look for it at back side of mcafee product key card.

Sample of 25 digit activation code :AXECR-56FTR-ER37Y-SS28Y-WI8RB

How to enter Mcafee activation code

  1. Open the browser and search Mcafee Activate
  2. Go to
  3. Enter your mcafee product key
  4. Enter the Log in details.
  5. Although, if you are a new user, you need to click on Create an Account button in order to make a new account.
  6. Fill in all the necessary details to sign up.
  7. Now, choose an appropriate subscription from the given list of all mcafee subscriptions.
  8. Click on the Download button.

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How to Install after mcafee activate

Windows OS

  1. Go to the default downloads folder and double click on the downloaded mcafee activate file to open it.
  2. In the prompt which will appear on the screen, click on Yes.
  3. Wait until the installation process is finished. It may take 5-10 minutes.
  4. Click on close and restart your computer.

Mac OS

  1. Go to the blue colored face shaped application named Finder on the Dock of your Mac.
  2. Find the downloaded file of mcafee and double click on it.
  3. Click on the continue button two times.
  4. Click on the agree button.
  5. Click again on continue.
  6. Click on Install and then enter the password for your Mac.
  7. Click on close when the installation is finished.

Mcafee Activation

  1. Click on start security
  2. The mcafee Activation Wizard window will come.
  3. Type in the mcafee activate code and hit enter.
  4. Follow the instructions on the screen in order to activate the mcafee antivirus.

Uninstall mcafee

Users may be required to uninstall mcafee from their devices. Follow the below mentioned steps to uninstall mcafee:
  1. Open start and go to the Control Panel.
  2. Go to Programs and click on the link called Uninstall a program.
  3. In the window of Programs and Features, choose the mcafee antivirus program and right click on it. Click on the Uninstall button.
  4. Wait patiently. It may take up to several minutes.
  5. Click on close when the process is complete.
  6. Reboot the computer system.
Reinstalling Mcafee

There might come a time when you need to shift your mcafee antivirus to another device. In a case like that, just uninstall the mcafee and then follow the below given steps to reinstall it on a new computer:

  1. Boot the new device.
  2. Go to and sign in to your Mcafee my account.
  3. Download mcafee which you were using earlier.
  4. After downloading, install the setup by following the steps mentioned above.
  5. Fill in the old activation code.
  6. you have completed mcafee activate process on the device.